Napa County, California

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Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials
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Permits, zoning Y
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Audits Y
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Lobbying N
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Public records Y
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Napa County is one of 58 counties in California. Napa is the county seat.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of California county websites

Last rated on Jan. 17, 2012

The good

  • The names and contact information of all board of supervisor members is available.[1]
  • Board of supervisor meeting agendas and minutes are published.[2]
  • Audit and Tax information is available.[3][4]
  • Information on building permits and zoning is available.[5]
  • Information on how to obtain public records is published.
  • The current budget is published.[3]
  • RFPs and procurement information is available; active contracts are not posted.[6]
  • Administrative officials contact information is available.[7]

The bad

  • There is no information on lobbying.
  • Active contracts are not posted.

Lobbying

Main article: California government sector lobbying

For 2007 and 2008, Napa County spent $435,354 on lobbying the California legislature.[8]

External links

References

  1. County of Napa, "Board of Supervisors," accessed June 5, 2014
  2. County of Napa, "Agendas and minutes," accessed June 5, 2014
  3. 3.0 3.1 County of Napa, "Auditor and Controller," accessed June 5, 2014
  4. County of Napa, "Treasurer-Tax Collector," accessed June 5, 2014
  5. County of Napa, "Building and Development," accessed June 5, 2014
  6. Contracts County of Napa, "Public Works," accessed June 5, 2014
  7. County of Napa, "Government," accessed June 5, 2014
  8. Pacific Research Institute, "Pacific Research Institute Releases New Study on Government to Government Lobbying," accessed June 5, 2014