Butler County, Kansas

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Butler County is one of 105 counties in Kansas.

Website evaluation

See also: Evaluation of Kansas county websites

This website was last evaluated in July 2014.

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

The good

  • Budget reports for both the current fiscal year and past fiscal years are available.[1]
  • County commission meeting agendas and minutes are available.[2]
  • Contact information for elected officials is available, including email addresses.[3]
  • Contact information for administrative officials and city employees is available.[4]
  • Building permit and zoning information is available, including application forms.[5]
  • Audit reports are available.[1]
  • The county discloses its relationships with lobbyists and lobbying groups.[6]
  • Information pertaining to the public records request process is available, including an application form.[7]
  • Information relating to taxes is available, including an online payment option.[8]

The bad

  • While the county does post information about open bids, the county does not currently publish information about awarded contracts.[9]

Contact information

Butler County Commission
205 W. Central
El Dorado, KS, 67042
Phone: 316-322-4300; 800-822-6104
Fax: 316-322-4387

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