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Polk County, Texas

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Budget Y
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Meetings P
Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials P
Permits, zoning N
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Audits Y
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Contracts N
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Lobbying P
Public records N
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Local taxes P
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Polk County, Texas is one of 254 counties in Texas.

Website evaluation

The good

  • The current budget is published.[1]
  • The names and contact information for all county commissioners is provided.[2]
  • Audit reports are published.[3]
  • Tax rate information is published.[4]
  • County commissioner meeting agendas are published.[5]
  • Some administrative officials and their contact information is provided.[7]

The bad

  • County commissioner meeting minutes are not published.
  • There is no information on building permits and zoning, contracts, public records.

External links


  1. (dead link)/Budget/ Budget
  2. (dead link)/countyoffices/commissionersCourt.html Commissioners
  3. (dead link)/countyoffices/countyAuditor.html Audits
  4. Taxes (dead link)
  5. (dead link)/events.html Agendas
  6. Polk County (dead link)
  7. Other county offices (dead link)