Bowie County, Texas

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Budget P
Meetings P
Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials P
Permits, zoning N
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Audits Y
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Contracts N
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Lobbying P
Public records N
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Local taxes Y
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Bowie County, Texas is one of 254 counties in Texas.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Texas county websites

The good

  • The names, phone numbers, and physical addresses for all county commissioners and the county judge are provided. There are no email addresses.[1]
  • The names, phone numbers, and physical addresses for administrative officials are provided in each department. Some email addresses are provided.[2]
  • Tax rate information is provided.[3]
  • Audit reports are published.[4]
  • The current complete budget is published.[5]
  • Establishes that it is a member of the Texas Association of Counties, a government sector lobbying association, on its homepage.[6]
  • Agendas are posted for upcoming meetings, which are announced on the Public Notices page; supporting documents as well as meeting minutes are available.[7]

The bad

  • There is no extensive information on lobbying available.
  • There is no information on building permits and zoning or the public records.

External links


  1. Commissioners (dead link)
  2. Other County Offices (dead link)
  3. Taxes
  4. Audits (dead link)
  5. [1] (dead link)
  6. Bowie County
  7. Public Notices (dead link)