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Spalding County, Georgia

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Spalding County is one of 159 counties in Georgia. Its county seat is Griffin.

Evaluation of website

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Transparency grading process


Main article: Evaluation of Georgia county websites

Last rated on October 8, 2012.

The good

  • Budget
    • Current and archived budgets are available.[1]
  • Meetings
    • Meeting schedule, minutes, and agendas are posted.[2][3][4]
  • Elected Officials
    • County commissioners are listed with email addresses.[5]
  • Administrative Officials
    • Administrative officials are listed with contact information.[6]
  • Building Permits and Zoning
    • Building permit and zoning information is provided.[7]
  • Audits
    • Audits are posted.[8]
  • Contracts
    • Request for proposals are provided.[9]
  • Public Records
    • Public records request form and general public records information is provided.[10]
  • Local Taxes
    • Tax information is available and can be paid online.[11][12]

The bad

  • Meetings
    • Only one year of archived agendas is provided. Sunshine Review requires 3-5 years be provided.
  • Elected Officials
    • Phone numbers are not provided for county commissioners.
  • Contracts
    • Approved vendor contract statements are not available.
  • Lobbying
    • No information regarding government sector lobbying memberships or membership dues are disclosed.
  • Public Records
    • No information on who to contact regarding public records requests including a phone number, mailing address, and personalized email.
  • Site does not have a search function.

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