Hickman County, Kentucky

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Grade2.pngD-
Budget N
600px-Red x.png
Meetings N
600px-Red x.png
Elected Officials
{{{1}}}
Administrative Officials
{{{1}}}
Permits, zoning P
Partial.png
Audits N
600px-Red x.png
Contracts N
600px-Red x.png
Lobbying N
600px-Red x.png
Public records
{{{1}}}
Local taxes P
Partial.png
County websitesGuide.png
Transparency grading process

Hickman County is one of 120 counties in Kentucky.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Kentucky county websites

This website was reviewed on December 14, 2011.

The good

  • County officials are listed with contact information.[1]
  • Tax information is posted, but tax rates may be out-of-date.[2]
  • Building permit information is available.[3]
  • A search for "open records" gives a first result of a state page with thorough information on the Kentucky Open Records Act and how to make public records requests.[4]

The bad

  • The budget is not published.
  • Information is not provided on meetings.
  • County audits and contracts are not online.
  • The site not disclose if the county belongs to government sector lobbying associations.


External links

References