Evaluation of Delaware county websites

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Below is a chart evaluating the transparency efforts of Delaware county websites.

See also: County websites, state-by-state comparison, to compare what you can find on Delaware's county websites to what can be found on county websites in other states.

Reading the chart

In the chart below:

600px-Yes check.png means that information is included on the government website
600px-Red x.png means that the information was not provided on the government website
P
Partial.png
means that information was partially provided

Check the page about each county for more detailed information about what information is available on the county website, along with recommendations users have made for positive changes.

Conclusions chart

As of March 28, 2012 the counties averaged a "B-" website transparency grade.

County Budget? Meetings? Elected officials? Admin. Officials? Permits/
Zoning
?
Audits? Contracts? Lobbying? Public records? Taxes?
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3 3 2 2 3 2 1 0 2 3
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0 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
N
600px-Red x.png
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 1 0

Comparison chart

" County Grades Budget Meetings Elected Officials Admin.
Officials
Permits/
Zoning
Audits Contracts Lobbying Public records Taxes
Kent County, Delaware D- Y
600px-Yes check.png
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
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N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
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New Castle County, Delaware B-
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Y
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P
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Y
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P
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N
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Sussex County, Delaware C
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P
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N
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Correcting errors

If you discover an error in this chart or on one of the articles about a Delaware county, you can report the error by emailing us.