Longview, Texas

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Longview Texas is a city in Gregg County, and Harrison County Texas.

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Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials N
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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 Y
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Local Taxes N
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The good

  • The website for Longview Texas includes the names and contact information of all city council members.
  • City council meeting agendas[6] and minutes are published.
  • The current budget is published.
  • Audit information is published.
  • Building permits[7] and zoning information available.[8]

The bad

  • There is no information on administrative officials, contracts, lobbying, and the tax rate.


Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

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

External links

City of Longview


References

  1. Budget
  2. Minutes
  3. City council
  4. CAFR
  5. Records Request
  6. Agendas
  7. Permits
  8. Zoning