Bureau County, Illinois

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Bureau County is one of 102 counties in Illinois.

Website evaluation

Budget N
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Meetings N
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning N
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Audits N
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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

  • A full listing of county officials and their contact information is provided.[1]

The bad

  • County board meeting dates, agendas, and minutes are listed, but all out of date.[2]
  • Budget is not posted.
  • Information is not provided on building and zoning, audits, contracts, lobbying, and local taxes.
  • Information on how to make a public records request is not provided on the site.


Main article: Illinois government sector lobbying

Bureau County does not have relationships with lobbyists.[3] The county does not keep track of employees' private e-mails, and there are no records of e-mails being sent to or by the county board. The county does not host legislative receptions.[3]

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