Middlesex County, Virginia

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Transparency Grade
Elected Officials
Administrative Officials
Permits, zoning
Public records
Local taxes
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Middlesex County is one of 95 counties in Virginia.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Virginia county websites

This article was most recently evaluated April 12, 2013.

The good

  • Elected Officials
    • Board members contact information is posted.[1]
    • Term limits for board members are posted.
  • Meetings
    • Most recent agenda and board packets are posted.[2]
  • Administration
    • Contact information for administrative officials is posted.[3]
  • Budget
    • Proposed budget and most recent budget is posted.[4].
    • Budgets are archived to 2000.
  • Audits
    • Most recent audit is posted.[4]
    • Audits are archived to 2000.
  • Permits and Zoning
    • Permit and zoning applications are posted.[5]
    • Fee information is posted.[6]
    • Zoning ordinance is posted.[7]
  • Contracts
    • Current bid openings are posted.[8]
    • Active contracts are posted, listing the vendor and value.[9]
  • Taxes
    • Current tax rates are posted.[10]
    • Tax rates dating to 1979 are posted, and current property tax bills can be searched and paid online[4][11].
  • Public Records
  • Lobbying
    • County officials do not spend taxpayer funds on lobbying agencies, or membership into agencies that lobby on their behalf. Elected county officials handle lobbying duties.[13]

The bad

  • NA

External links


  1. Elected Officials
  2. Meetings
      • Board meeting minutes are posted and archived to 1996.
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