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Iron County, Utah

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Budget N
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials Y
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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 N
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Iron County is one of 29 counties in Utah. In 2007 the population was estimated to be 43,526. Its county seat is Parowan.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Utah county websites

The good

  • The Minutes are posted going back to 1965.[1]
  • All administrative Officials can be contacted.[2]
  • Some Elected Officials can be contacted.[3]
  • Zoning Information is available.[4]

The bad

  • Information is not provided on county audits and contracts.
  • The county does not disclose whether or not it pays dues to belong to government sector lobbying associations in the state.
  • There is no information on how to obtain public records from the county.
  • Information is not provided on local taxes.
  • Information on permits is not made available.
  • The budget, while posted on the statewide website, is not linked to or mentioned on the county website.[5]

External links


  1. Meeting Minutes
  2. Administrative Official Contact Information
  3. Contact Information for Some Elected officials
  4. Zoning Information
  5. Utah State Auditor, Budget reports 2008 (timed out)