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Poteau, Oklahoma

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Budget N
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Meetings P
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Elected Officials P
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Administrative Officials P
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Permits, zoning N
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Audits N
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Contracts N
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Local Taxes N
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Poteau is a city in Le Flore County, Oklahoma. It is part of the Fort Smith Arkansas-Oklahoma Statistical Area. The population was estimated at 8,258 in 2008 by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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The good

  • Agendas for the city council meetings are available.[1]
  • Contact information for the mayor is provided.[2]
  • Name and phone number for the city clerk is provided.[3]
  • Name and contact information is provided for person in charge of public records.[4]

The bad

  • The current budget and financial audits are not posted
  • Minutes for the city council meetings are not available
  • Names and E-mail addresses for city council members and administrative officials are not available
  • Permits and zoning information is not provided
  • No information on city contracts
  • Lobbying information and ethics are not noted
  • Public records request form is not available
  • Local tax information is not available

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