Idaho Falls, Idaho
See also: Evaluation of Idaho city websites
This website was evaluated on Oct. 24, 2012.
|Transparency grading process|
- Elected officials
- Elected officials are listed with emails, phone numbers and mailing addresses.
- Administrative officials
- Each department lists the department head along with a general mailing address, phone numbers, and a personalized email.
- Building and permits
- Proposed bids and contract statements are published on the site.
- Public records
- The City Clerk identifies its role as the public information officer and provides a mailing address, email and phone number.
- Information on how to find local tax information is provided.
- Meeting agendas for the past 3-5 years could not be found.
- If the county engaged in lobbying actives or if it's a member of government lobbying associations are not disclosed. Nor is the total cost lobbying activities or membership dues for associations available.
- Citizen Portal
- Includes a Citizen's Portal which contains links to FAQs, opening a citizen request and paying utility bills online.
- Information for job seekers with ability to apply online and register for future job notification.
- Construction Projects
- Information of ongoing construction projects within the city.
- Arrival and departure information.
- Regularly updated with new information.
- Three golf courses with information available online.
- Webcam of the Green Belt showing constantly updated images of the beautiful falls.
- Honorable Mentions
- Idaho Falls, City Council, Oct. 23, 2012
- Idaho Falls, Departments, Accessed: Oct. 23, 2012
- Idaho Falls, Meeting notices, Accessed: Oct. 23, 2012
- Idaho Falls, Meeting minutes, Accessed: Oct. 23, 2012
- Idaho Falls, Finance Department, Accessed: Oct. 23, 2012
- Idaho Falls, Building ordinances, Accessed: Oct. 23, 2012
- Idaho Falls, Permit applications, Accessed: Oct. 23, 2012
- Idaho Falls, Purchasing, Accessed: Oct. 23, 2012
- Idaho Falls, City Clerk, Accessed: Oct. 24, 2012
- Idaho Falls, FAQ, Accessed: Oct. 24, 2012
- Idaho Falls, ID—Citizen's Portal
- Idaho Falls, ID-Employment Center
- Idaho Falls, ID-Construction Projects
- Idaho Falls, ID-IFRA Flight Status
- Idaho Falls, ID-Tautphaus Park Zoo
- Idaho Falls, ID-Golf Courses
- Idaho Falls, ID-Green Belt Webcam
- Idaho Falls, ID-Best Place to Raise Your Kids
- Idaho Falls, ID-Top 100 Places to Live