Friendswood, Texas

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Friendswood Texas is a city in Galveston County and Harris County Texas.

Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials N
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Permits, zoning
Audits Y
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Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public Records Y
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Local Taxes

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The good

The website for Friendswood Texas includes the names of all city council members.

City council meeting minutes and agendas are published.

The current budget is published.

There is a procedure for requesting public records

  • Building permits[7] and zoning ordinance available.[8]

The bad

Contact information for the city council members is not provided.[9]

There is no information on administrative officials, contracts, and lobbying.

Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

Friendswood pays membership dues to the Texas Municipal League, a government sector lobbying association.

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  1. Budget
  2. Meetings
  3. City Government
  4. CAFR
  5. records request
  6. Tax Rates
  7. Permits
  8. Ordinances
  9. City Government