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Mobile, Alabama

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Mobile is a city in the state of Alabama. It is the county seat of Mobile County. It is located on the central Gulf Coast of the United States.

Website evaluation

Elected Officials
Administrative Officials N
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Permits, zoning
Audits P
Contracts P
Lobbying N
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Public Records N
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Local Taxes N
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Transparency grading process

See also: Evaluation of Alabama city websites

Last rated on October 9, 2012.

The good

  • Budget
    • Budget documents are posted.[1]
  • Meetings
    • Meeting dates, agendas, and minutes are posted.[2]
  • Elected officials
    • Names and contact details are provided for elected officials.[3]
  • Building permits & zoning
    • Zoning regulations and procedures are posted.[4]
    • Building codes and forms are posted.[5]
  • Audits
    • Current financial audits are posted.[1]
  • Contracts
    • Open bids are listed.[6]

The bad

  • Administrative officials
    • A contacts directory only provides department telephone numbers.[7]
  • Audits
    • Archived financial audits are not posted.
  • Contracts
    • Awarded contracts are not posted.
  • Lobbying
    • Information is not available regarding [government sector lobbying].
  • Public records
    • Public records policies and contacts are not listed.
  • Local taxes
    • Tax rates are not posted.

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