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Evaluating The Website
- The website for Newton Texas includes the names of all city council members.
- Contact information is not provided for the city council members.
- The City council meeting minutes and agendas are not published.
- There is no procedure for requesting public records.
- The current budget is not published.
- There is no information on administrative officials, building permits and zoning, contracts, audits, lobbying and the tax rate.
- Main article: Texas Municipal League members list