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Gadsden County, Florida

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Gadsden County is one of 67 counties in Florida. Quincy is the county seat.

Gadsden County's population was estimated to be 47,474 in 2009.[1]

Evaluation of website

Main article: Evaluation of Florida county websites
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The good

  • Budget is available.[2]
  • Board meeting schedule, agendas, and minutes are posted[3]
  • County commissioners are listed with contact information.[4]
  • County administrators are listed with contact information under their respective department pages.
  • Building permits are available[5] as well as zoning information.[6]
  • Tax information is available.[7]

The bad

Lobbying

In 2008, Gadsden County reported $80,000 spent on lobbying.[10] Gadsden County paid for lobbying services from two firms, Artemis Strategies and the Ferguson Group.[11]

Audits

For Gadsden County, the clerk or comptroller performs the internal audts.[12]

External links

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