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Boone County, Illinois

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Boone County is one of 102 counties in Illinois.

Website evaluation

Budget Y
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Meetings P
Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning Y
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Audits P
Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public records N
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Local taxes N
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Transparency grading process

Main Article: Evaluation of Illinois county websites

The good

  • Budget is available.[1]
  • Building and zoning information is available.[2]
  • County board members and their contact information is available.[3]
  • Administrative officials and their contact info is available.[4]

The bad

  • Only the 2006 audit is available.[5]
  • Meeting minutes and agendas are not available.
  • County contracts are not online.
  • Local tax information is not provided.
  • Information on how to make a public records request is provided on the site, yet getting most records is a difficult and usually a depressing outcome.
  • Police Officers in Boone County have a track record of bending the law in their favor.[citation needed]
  • Gang problems.[citation needed]

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