Orange, Texas

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Orange Texas is a city in Orange County Texas.

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Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Administrative Officials N
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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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The good

  • The website for Orange Texas includes the names of all city council members.
  • City council meeting agendas and minutes are published.
  • The current budget is published.
  • The current tax rate is published.

The bad

  • Contact information is not provided for the city council members.
  • There is no information on ethics, audits, contracts, and lobbying.

Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

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

External links

Orange City Texas

References

  1. Budget
  2. Agendas and Minutes
  3. City Council