Yuba County, California

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Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials N
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Permits, zoning Y
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Audits N
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Contracts Y
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Lobbying N
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Public records N
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Local taxes Y
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Yuba County is a county in California. It was founded as a county on February 18, 1850 and is one of California's original 27 counties. It is located in what is known as the Mother Lode Country, with a landscape of rivers and farmlands reaching into the foothills of the Sierras. The population of the county is just over 70,000.

Website evaluation

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The good

  • The names of all board of supervisor members are available.[1]

Board of supervisor meeting agendas[2] and minutes[3] are published.

  • The current budget is published.[4]
  • Information on permits and zoning is available.[5][6]
  • Information on taxes is provided.[7]
  • Information on contracts is provided.[8]

The bad

  • Contact information is not provided for the board of supervisor members.
  • There is no information on administrative officials, audits, or lobbying.


Main article: California government sector lobbying

For 2007 and 2008, the Reclamation District 2103 of Yuba County spent $4,809 on lobbying the California legislature.[9]

In 2006, Yuba County reported $20,000 spent on lobbying the federal government.[10]

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