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Hopewell is an independent city located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is considered a county-equivalent.
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- Budget is published.
- Council members are listed with contact information. Meeting date/time and recent agenda available.
- Administrative officials are listed under respective departments.
- Zoning info and building permits available.
- Annual financial audits are available.
- Local tax information is posted.
- Includes how to make public records requests under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act.
- Meeting minutes are not available.
- Information on contracts not provided.
- Does not include information on Taxpayer-funded lobbying associations.