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DeKalb County, Alabama

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DeKalb County is one of 67 counties in Alabama. Its county seat is Fort Payne.

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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 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 P
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Transparency grading process

The good

  • Commissioners are listed but individual contact information is not provided.[1].
  • Meeting time/date posted.[2].
  • Sales tax rates are listed[3]
  • Administrative officials are listed with contact information under respective departments.[4]

The bad

  • No meeting minutes, agendas, budget or audit information is posted.
  • There is no information on building permits.
  • No contract or lobbying information is provided.
  • No information is provided on how to request public records using the Alabama Public Records Law.

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