Haltom City, Texas

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Haltom City Texas is a city in Tarrant County Texas.

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Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning
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Audits Y
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Contracts P
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Lobbying N
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Public Records Y
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Local Taxes
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Evaluating The Website

Last rated on Jan. 17, 2012

The good

  • The website for Haltom City Texas includes the names and contact information of all city council members.[1]
  • City council meeting agendas and minutes are published.[2]
  • The current budget is published.[3]
  • Permits and zoning information is available.[4][5]
  • There is a procedure for requesting public records.[6]
  • Information on audits and the tax rate is available.[7][8]
  • Contact information for administrative officials is available.[9]

The bad

  • There is no information on ethics and lobbying.
  • Current bids and rules regarding bids is posted, but current contracts are not available.[10]

Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

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

External links

References

  1. City Council
  2. Meetings
  3. Budgets
  4. Ordinances
  5. Planning
  6. Open Records
  7. Audits
  8. Tax Rates
  9. Directory
  10. Purchasing