Fremont County, Colorado

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Fremont County is one of 64 counties in Colorado. The county seat is Canon City.

Website evaluation

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

See also: Evaluation of Colorado county websites

This site was last evaluated on Aug. 6, 2012.

The good

  • County commissioner's are listed with biographies, and general contact information.[1]
  • Meeting minutes and agendas are available dating back to 2004.[2] A meeting calendar provides times and dates for meetings.[3]
  • Administrative officials provide a bio, office address, phone number and personalized email.[4]
  • The most recent budget is published.[5]
  • Public records are accessible.[6] The Clerk & Recorder provides contact information, including emails, and a fee schedule.
  • Zoning ordinances and permit applications are available on the site.[7]
  • Information is provided on how to calculate property taxes.[8]

The bad

  • County commissioner's do not provide a personalized email address or office phone number.
  • Archives of budget for the past 3-5 years could not be found.
  • Audits for the past 3-5 years could not be found.
  • Approved contract statements are not available for vendors above $10,000.
  • If the county engaged in lobbying actives or if its a member of lobbying associations is not disclosed. Nor is the total cost lobbying activities or membership dues for associations available.

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