La Paz County, Arizona

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Audits N
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La Paz County is one of 15 counties in Arizona. It is located in the western part of the state, and its county seat is Parker. The county was formed on January 1, 1983.

Its population as of 2006 is estimated to be 20,256.[1]

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The good

  • Board meeting minutes and agendas are available.[2]
  • Building permit is available[3], zoning information is not.

The bad

  • Taxes can be paid online[4], otherwise no useful local tax information is provided.
  • Board members are listed[5], with contact information in the Directory.[6]
  • Budget is not published.
  • County contracts and audits are not available.
  • Does not disclose if belongs to government sector lobbying associations.
  • Does not include information on how to make a public records request.

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