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
- Administrative officials and their contact information are listed.
- Local tax information is available in chapter 14 of the municipal code.
- Zoning ordinance available in municipal code.
- Council members are listed, but no individual contact information is provided.
- Council meeting agendas and minutes are posted, but they are out of date.
- 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.
- To compare Platte with other Louisiana cities, see Evaluation of Louisiana city websites.