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Franklin County, Missouri

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Franklin County is one of 114 counties in Missouri.

Website evaluation

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

Main article: Evaluation of Missouri county websites

The good

  • Commission agenda and upcoming meetings posted.[1]
  • Most county officials are listed with contact information, however, individual contact info not available for commissioners.[2]
  • Budget and annual financial reports are available.[3]
  • Building permits[4] and zoning information available.[5]
  • Provides that it is a member of the Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corporation, which is a government sector lobbying organization. It also lists the money that goes to taxpayer-funded organizations in its budget (separately listed, unsearchable document).[6]
  • One is able to search deeds online.[7]

The bad

  • County contracts are not online.
  • Local tax information not provided.
  • Online public records are not provided.

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