Saline County, Nebraska

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Saline County is one of 93 counties in Nebraska.

Website evaluation

See also: Evaluation of Nebraska county websites
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Budget Y
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Meetings
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Elected Officials
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Administrative Officials
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Permits, zoning Y
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Audits P
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Contracts N
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Lobbying
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Public records Y
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Local taxes
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Transparency grading process


This website was last evaluated in March 2014.

The good

  • Budget information is available for the current fiscal year.[1]
  • Meeting agendas and minutes are available.[2]
  • Contact information, including personalized email addresses, is available for elected officials.[3]
  • Contact information, including personalized email addresses, is available for key administrative officials.[4]
  • Information pertaining to building permits and zoning is available. A permit application is available for download.[5]
  • The county discloses its relationships with lobbying organizations.[6]
  • Information pertaining to public records requests is available, and a contact person for such requests is identified.[7]
  • Information about local taxes and fees is available, including an online payment option.[8]

The bad

  • Information pertaining to contracts and bids does not appear to be available.
  • The county does not appear to post independent audit reports or financial statements. The relevant page does link to the website of the state auditor, where audit reports are available.[1]

External links


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Saline County, Nebraska, "Budget and Audit," accessed March 31, 2014
  2. Saline County, Nebraska, "Board Minutes," accessed March 31, 2014
  3. Saline County, Nebraska, "Board Members," accessed March 31, 2014
  4. Saline County, Nebraska, "Contacts," accessed March 31, 2014
  5. Saline County, Nebraska, "Planning and Zoning," accessed March 31, 2014
  6. Saline County, Nebraska, "Lobbying Information," accessed March 31, 2014
  7. Saline County, Nebraska, "Clerk," accessed March 31, 2014
  8. Saline County, Nebraska, "Treasurer," accessed March 31, 2014