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Grand Forks County, North Dakota

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Contracts N
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Grand Forks County is one of 53 counties in North Dakota.

Website evaluation

Last rated on December 21, 2012.

The good

  • Budget
    • The most current budget is listed.
    • Budgets are archived for 4 years.[1]
  • Meetings
    • Meeting minutes are archived for 10 years.
    • Meeting agendas are archived for 10 years.
    • A meeting calendar is available and names the times and locations of public meetings.[2]
  • Elected Officials
    • Elected officials are listed with a mailing address, phone number and personalized email[3]
  • Administrative officials
    • Department heads are listed for each department.
    • Contact information for administrative officials is provided including a mailing address, phone number, and personalized email.[4]
  • Building Permits and Zoning
    • Building permits and zoning information is available.[5]
  • Taxes
    • Tax revenues are broken down by federal, state, and local funding in the budget.
    • Local taxes, like property taxes, are available online.
    • Residents are able to pay taxes online.[6]

The bad

  • Audits
    • Audits are not available.
  • Contracts
    • Bids and contracts are not posted.
  • Lobbying
    • Lobbying information is not provided.
  • Public Records
    • No information regarding public records requests.
  • Meetings
    • A meeting calendar is not available.[7]

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