Glenn County, California

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Glenn County is one of 58 counties in California and is located in the state's Central Valley. As of 2000, the county had a population of 26,453. The county seat is the city of Willows. The county is about 1,300 square miles in size. Willows is its county seat.

Glenn County was formed in 1891. It consists primarily of farmland, and was named for Dr. Hugh Glenn, a prominent wheat farmer.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of California county websites

The good

  • The names and contact information for all board of supervisor members is published.[1]
  • Board of supervisor meeting agendas and minutes are published.[2]
  • Information on contracts is published.[3]
  • Information on building permits and zoning is published.[4]
  • Budget and Audit Documents are published.[5]

The bad

External links


  1. Board (dead link)
  2. Meetings
  3. Bids
  4. Building Department (dead link)
  5. Financial Documents (dead link)