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Fairfield County, South Carolina

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Fairfield County is one of 46 counties in South Carolina.

Website evaluation

Budget Y
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Elected Officials
Administrative Officials
Permits, zoning
Audits Y
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Contracts Y
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Lobbying N
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Public records N
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Local taxes Y
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Transparency grading process

See also: Evaluation of South Carolina county websites

This website was last evaluated in July 2014.

The good

  • Budget ordinances for both the current fiscal year and past fiscal years are available.[1]
  • Meeting minutes and agendas are available.[2]
  • Contact information, including email addresses, is available for elected officials, administrative officials, and county employees.[3]
  • Information relating to building permits and zoning is available.[4]
  • Audit reports are available.[5]
  • Information regarding both open bids and awarded contracts is available.[6][7]
  • Information pertaining to local taxes is available, including an online "search and pay" feature.[8][9]

The bad

  • The county does not appear to disclose its relationships with lobbyists and lobbying groups.
  • Information pertaining to the public records request process does not appear to be available.

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