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Livingston, Texas

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Livingston Texas is a city in Polk County Texas.

Budget Y
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Meetings P
Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning N
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Audits Y
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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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The good

  • The website for Livingston Texas includes the names of all city council members.
  • The next agenda for the city council is published.
  • The current budget is published.
  • Information on administrative officials and audits is published.

The bad

  • Contact information is not provided for the city council members.
  • The city council meeting minutes and archives of agendas are not published.
  • There is no information on building permits and zoning, contracts, lobbying and the tax rate.

Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

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

External links

City of Livingston


  1. Finance Department
  2. City Council
  3. City council
  4. Administration
  5. Audits