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Macon, Georgia

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Macon is a city in Georgia. It is the county seat of Bibb County.

Website evaluation

Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning Y
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Audits Y
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Contracts Y
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Lobbying N
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Public Records Y
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Local Taxes Y
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Transparency grading process
Main article: Evaluation of Georgia city websites

The good

  • Zoning information[1] is available.
  • Information on bids and proposals is available[2]
  • Agendas and meeting minutes for City Council are available.[3]
  • The Mayor[4] and city council officials[5] contact information are posted online.
  • Budget reports are available.[6]
  • Tax information is available.[7]
  • Information on Public Records Requests.[8]
  • Code of Ordinances Available.[9]
  • Comprehensive Annual Financial Report Available.[10]

The bad

  • Lobbying information is not noted.
  • There is no checkbook register available
  • Comprehensive Annual Financial Report is not updated for 2009.
  • Tax information is hard to find; a Google search is required. There is not an easily identifiable link on the city website.

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