Escambia County, Alabama

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Escambia County is one of 67 counties in Alabama. Its county seat is Brewton.

Website evaluation

Transparency Grade
Budget N
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Meetings P
Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning P
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 Y
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Transparency grading process

The good

  • The County Commissioners are listed, but their contacts are not provided. Meeting date/time posted.[1]. There is contact information for the County Administrator.
  • Administrative officials listed under respective departments.
  • Tax information, including a database of all property taxes, is available[2].
  • There is a link to the Industrial Development department that provides limited building and zoning information[3].

The bad

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

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