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Hancock County, Indiana

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Budget N
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Meetings P
Elected Officials
Administrative Officials
Permits, zoning P
Audits N
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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 P
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Transparency grading process

Hancock County is one of 92 counties in Indiana.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Indiana county websites

The good

  • County commissioners are listed with contact info.[1] Meeting schedule is also posted.[2]
  • Building permits are available[3].
  • County council members are listed with contact info.[4] Meeting info is posted.
  • Administrative officials listed under respective department.

The bad

  • Information on paying taxes is available, otherwise little useful info on local taxes is provided.[5]
  • Budget is not published.
  • Information is not provided on meeting minutes/agendas, zoning, county audits, and county contracts.
  • Does not disclose if belongs to government sector lobbying associations.
  • Information on how to make a public records request is not provided on the site.

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