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Wood County, Texas

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Transparency grading process

Wood County, Texas is one of 254 counties in Texas.

Website evaluation

See also: Evaluation of Texas county websites


The good

  • The names for all the county commissioners and contact information for two of four of them is available.[1]
  • County commissioners court agendas are provided.[2] County court sessions are also recorded and posted on the website.[3]
  • The current budget is published.[4]
  • Tax rate information is provided.[5] There is also information posted on property taxes.[6]
  • Audit reports are published.[7] Reports are current through December 2009.
  • Meeting agendas are posted.[8]
  • Disclosure of membership to the Texas Association of Counties.[9]
  • Information is posted on county administrators.[10]
  • Some public records are proactively disclosed online.[11] The towns county officials act as public records officers.
  • The county only has zoning codes for subdivisions and those ordinances are posted online.[12]

The bad

  • County commissioner meeting minutes are not published.


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