Crowley County, Colorado

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Crowley County is one of 64 counties in Colorado. The county seat is Ordway.

Website evaluation

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Budget N
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Meetings P
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Elected Officials P
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Administrative Officials P
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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


See also: Evaluation of Colorado county websites

This site was last evaluated on Aug. 3, 2012.

The good

  • County commissioners are listed with an office address and phone number.[1]
  • County administrators are listed with an office address and phone number.[1]
  • Meeting minutes are provided from 2010 to 2012.[2][3]
  • The County Clerk notifies the public that their role is handling the counties records and provides an office address and phone number.[4]

The bad

  • Personalized emails to the county commissioners are not provided.
  • Personalized emails are not provided for the administrative staff in the county.
  • There is no information on how to obtain public records using the Colorado Open Records Act, or an email provided for the County Clerk.
  • No information is given on local tax rates, especially property taxes.
  • Zoning ordinances and permit applications are not posted online.
  • Budgets and audits for the past 3-5 years are not disclosed online.
  • Approved contract statements are not available for vendors above $10,000.
  • If the county engaged in lobbying activities or if it is a member of lobbying associations is not disclosed. Nor is the total cost lobbying activities or membership dues for associations available.
  • There are no calendars available for meetings nor archives of meeting agendas.

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