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Hughes County, South Dakota

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

Hughes County is one of 66 counties in South Dakota. The county seat is Pierre.

Website evaluation

The good

  • County commissioners are listed along with their contact information.[1]
  • Commissioner meeting agenda and minutes are online,[2][3] but only for the most recent meeting.
  • Information on obtaining vital records from the Register of Deeds is available.[4]
  • Contact information for various administrative officials is available.
  • Information on obtaining public records is available.

The bad

  • The budget is not online.
  • Zoning and planning information is not online.
  • Contracts, audits any lobbying information is not available.
  • Taxes are not explained.

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