Hamilton, Texas

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Hamilton City Texas is a city in Hamilton County Texas.

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Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials P
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Administrative Officials N
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Permits, zoning N
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Audits Y
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Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public Records N
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Local Taxes
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Transparency grading process

Evaluating The Website

The good

  • The website for Hamilton City Texas includes the names of all city council members.
  • City council meeting minutes and agendas are published.
  • The current budget and tax rate is published.
  • Audit information is available.

The bad

  • There is no information on administrative officials, building permits and zoning, contracts, lobbying, and public records.


Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

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

External links


References

  1. Budget (timed out)
  2. Meetings
  3. City Council
  4. Press Releases (Cash and Debit Accounts)
  5. Meetings