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Evaluation of Montana county websites

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

See also: County websites, state-by-state comparison, to compare what you can find on Montana'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

2012

This chart encompasses the 5 largest counties in Montana, which averaged a "C" website transparency grade in 2012.

Budget? Meetings? Elected officials? Admin. Officials? Permits/
Zoning
?
Audits? Contracts? Lobbying? Public records? Taxes?
Y
600px-Yes check.png
5 1 4 3 4 4 0 0 0 5
P
Partial.png
0 4 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0
N
600px-Red x.png
0 0 0 2 0 1 2 5 5 0

Comparison chart


No websites have been evaluated for Montana.

2009

These evaluations were conducted in 2009, where the counties averaged a "D" website transparency grade.

Budget? Meetings? Elected officials? Admin. Officials? Permits/
Zoning
?
Audits? Contracts? Lobbying? Public records? Taxes?
Y
600px-Yes check.png
8 19 21 28 15 1 0 0 0 3
P
Partial.png
3 7 15 9 3 1 0 0 1 9
N
600px-Red x.png
32 17 7 6 25 41 43 43 42 31
No Website 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 13

Comparison chart


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Officials
! Permits/
Zoning
! Audits ! Contracts ! Lobbying ! Public records ! Taxes |}

Counties without websites (14)


No websites have been evaluated for Montana.

Correcting errors

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