Katy, Texas

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Katy, Texas is a city in Fort Bend County, Harris County, and Waller County, Texas.
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Transparency grading process

Evaluating The Website

The good

  • The website for Katy Texas includes the names of all city council members.
  • The website includes the agendas[4] from the next meeting and the minutes from the previous meeting.
  • Information on the tax rate is provided.
  • Building permits[5] and zoning ordinance available.[6]

The bad

  • Contact information is not provided for the city council members.
  • Archives of previous agendas and minutes for city council meetings are not available.
  • The current budget is not published.
  • There is no information on audits, contracts, and lobbying.


Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

Katy pays membership dues to the Texas Municipal League, a government sector lobbying association.

External links

City of Katy


References

  1. Minutes
  2. City of Katy
  3. Tax Rates
  4. Agenda
  5. Permits
  6. Municipal Code