Gilmer, Texas

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Gilmer Texas is a city in Upshur County Texas.

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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning N
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Audits N
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Contracts N
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The good

  • The website for Gilmer Texas includes the names of all city council members.
  • The schedule for city council meetings is published.
  • Information on administrative officials and the current tax rate is available.

The bad

  • City council meeting minutes and agendas are not published.
  • The current budget is not published.
  • There is no information on building permits and zoning, contracts, audits, and lobbying.


Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

Gilmer pays membership dues to the Texas Municipal League, a government sector lobbying association.


External links

References

  1. Main
  2. City Council
  3. City Staff
  4. Tax Rate (dead link)