Volusia County, Florida
Volusia County's population as of 2007 was 508,014. It is one of 20 charter counties in the state. It became a charter county in 1971.
Evaluation of website
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- Budget is available.
- Council meeting schedule is posted, with meetings broadcast live online.
- County council members are listed with contact information.
- Building permits and zoning information is available.
- Debt and financial reports are available.
- Awarded contracts are listed, but full contracts are not available.
- Does not disclose if belongs to government sector lobbying associations.
- Information on how to make a public records request is provided on the site for some departments.  It is not easy to find.
For Volusia County, the County Auditor reports to the County Manager. He is responsible for auditing the county departments and elected officials. This audit function was established by an ordinance in 1980.
- Official Volusia County Website
- Volusia County Property Appraiser
- Volusia County Clerk of the Circuit Court
- Volusia County on E-Reference
- Volusia County GIS
- The Volusia Community
- Volusia County Public Library
- Volusia County Public Schools