Note: Ballotpedia will be read-only from 9pm CST on February 25-March 9 while Judgepedia is merged into Ballotpedia.
For status updates, visit lucyburns.org.
Ballotpedia's coverage of elections held on March 3, 2015, was limited. Select races were covered live, and all results will be added once the merger is complete.

Taylor County, Florida

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
601px-Map of Florida highlighting Taylor County.svg.png
Grade2.pngC-
Budget N
600px-Red x.png
Meetings
{{{1}}}
Elected Officials
{{{1}}}
Administrative Officials
{{{1}}}
Permits, zoning
{{{1}}}
Audits N
600px-Red x.png
Contracts N
600px-Red x.png
Lobbying N
600px-Red x.png
Public records P
Partial.png
Local taxes
{{{1}}}
County websitesGuide.png
Transparency grading process


Taylor County is one of 67 counties in Florida. Perry is the county seat.

Evaluation of website

Main article: Evaluation of Florida county websites

The good

  • Board minutes and agendas are available in a searchable database.[1]
  • County Commissioners' e-mails are listed.[2]
  • The county administrator's information is listed.[3]
  • Building permit and zoning information is available.[4]
  • Tax information is available.[5]

The bad

  • Information on public records requests and the open records law is listed.[6] However, the fairly technical discussion does not give guidance as to where a person can start their records request, and to whom they may address it.
  • Does not disclose if belongs to government sector lobbying associations.
  • There is no information on the budget, elected officials, audits, or contracts.

Audits

For Taylor County, the clerk or comptroller performs the internal audits.[7]

External links

References

  1. Board Document Search
  2. County Commission
  3. County Administrator
  4. Department of Building and Planning
  5. Tax Collector
  6. What is a Public Record?
  7. PBC Clerk & Comptroller 5.30.07