Yoakum County, Texas

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Transparency Grade
Budget Y
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Meetings P
Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning N
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Audits N
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Contracts N
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Lobbying Y
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Public records P
Local taxes Y
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Transparency grading process

Yoakum County, Texas is one of 254 counties in Texas.

Website evaluation

The good

  • The names and contact information for the county commissioners is provided.[1]
  • County commissioners court agenda is published.[2]
  • The current financial report is published.[3] There are no historical records or annual budgets posted though.
  • Tax rate information is provided.[4]
  • Administrative officials are posted.[5]

The bad

  • County commissioner meeting minutes are not published.
  • There is no information on building permits and zoning, audits, and contracts.

External links


  1. (dead link)/countyoffices/commissionersCourt.html Commissioners
  2. Agenda (dead link)
  3. Budget (dead link)
  4. Taxes (dead link)
  5. (dead link)/countyoffices/countyJudge.html Administrative Officials
  6. (dead link)/index.html Taxpayer-funded lobbying association disclosure
  7. County clerk (dead link)