Sanders County, Montana

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Meetings Y
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Sanders County is one of 56 counties in Montana. Sanders County, located in northwestern Montana, has an estimated population of 10,227. Thompson Falls is the county seat.

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The good

  • The website includes the party affiliation of respective county officials.[1]
  • The website has important information about local taxes, including how taxes are levied and where tax revenues are allocated.[2]
  • The website includes comprehensive information on County Commissioners as well as meeting minutes and agendas of the Commission.[3]
  • Complete information on county board members, including contact information and date of term expiration.[4]

The bad

  • No information on county budgets.
  • No information on how to file an request for public records.

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