Morgan County, Alabama

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Morgan County is a county in Alabama. Its county seat is Decatur.

Website evaluation

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

The good

  • The current Commission meeting agenda[1] and minutes[2] are posted.
  • The County Commissioners and their contact information is provided.
  • Phone numbers for some of the Administrative departments are posted, but names are not included[3].
  • Tax information is provided and there is a way to pay taxes online[4].

The bad

  • No budgets are posted.
  • There is no information on building permits.
  • No audits, contracts, or lobbying affiliations are listed.
  • A very minimal amount of information is provided on how to request public records using the Alabama Public Records Law.

External links


  1. Agenda
  2. Minutes
  3. [1]Morgan County Courthouse Telephone Numbers" link
  4. Property taxes, Sales taxes