Iberville Parish, Louisiana

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Iberville Parish is one of 64 parishes in Louisiana. A parish, in Louisiana, is the equivalent of a county in other states. The parish seat is Plaquemine. In 2000, the population of the parish was 33,320.

Website evaluation

See also: Evaluation of Louisiana parish websites
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Budget N
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning Y
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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


The good

  • Iberville's website includes the names and contact information for all president-council (governing body) members.[1]
  • Meeting information is posted, along with the most recent minutes and agendas.[2]
  • Administrative officials and contact information are listed for the Mayor's office.[3]
  • Information on building permits is included.[4]

The bad

  • The site has a page for financial reports, but the only one listed is from 2004.[5]
  • No information is provided about how parish residents can request access to public documents of the parish under Louisiana's sunshine laws.
  • No information is published on parish contracts or lobbying.

External links

References

  1. Council Members
  2. Meeting Agendas
  3. Executive Staff
  4. Building Permits and Inspections
  5. Financial Reports