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Ville Platte, Louisiana

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The city of Ville Platte is the parish seat of Evangeline Parish, Louisiana. The population was 8,145 at the 2000 census.

Evaluating transparency of the city's website

The good

  • Administrative officials and their contact information are listed.[1]
  • Local tax information is available in chapter 14 of the municipal code.[2]
  • Zoning ordinance available in municipal code.[3]

The bad

  • Council members are listed, but no individual contact information is provided.[4]
  • Council meeting agendas and minutes are posted, but they are out of date.[5]
  • Budget information is not published.
  • Audit reports and building permits are not available.
  • City contracts are not online.
  • How to make a public records request is not provided on the city's site.

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