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Monroe County, Wisconsin

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Monroe County is one of 72 counties in Wisconsin. The county seat is Sparta.[1]

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Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Wisconsin county websites
Budget N
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Elected Officials
Administrative Officials
Permits, zoning
Audits N
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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 P
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Transparency grading process

The good

  • Meeting information is listed.[2]
  • County officials' contact information is listed.[3]
  • Building permits and zoning information are listed.[4]

The bad

  • Has online tax payment option, but does not have any tax information.[5]
  • There is no information on the budget, audits, contracts, lobbying or public records requests.


In 2008, Monroe County reported $20,000 spent on lobbying.[6]

External links


  1. County Seats of Wisconsin
  2. Meeting Information, click on the committee on the sidebar who's minutes you'd like to see.
  3. County Officials Information
  4. Zoning Information
  5. Tax Payment Information
  6. Monnroe County Lobbying Report