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'''Door County''' is one of [[Counties in Wisconsin|72 counties]] in [[Wisconsin]]. The county seat is [[Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin|Sturgeon Bay]].<ref>[http://www.clickandlearn.cc/FreeBlacklineMaps/SeatsWI.htm County Seats of Wisconsin]</ref>
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==Website evaluation==
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'''Door County''' is one of [[Wisconsin counties (Sunshine Review)|72 counties]] in [[Wisconsin]]. The county seat is [[Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin|Sturgeon Bay]]. <ref>[http://www.clickandlearn.cc/FreeBlacklineMaps/SeatsWI.htm County Seats of Wisconsin]</ref>
 
 
==Website evaluation==
 
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:''Main article: [[Evaluation of Wisconsin county websites]]''
 
 
===The good===
 
===The good===
* Has 2011 budget listed. <ref>[http://pubinfo.co.door.wi.us/finance/2008budget.htm 2008 Budget] </ref>
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* Has 2011 budget listed.<ref>[http://pubinfo.co.door.wi.us/finance/2008budget.htm 2008 Budget] </ref>
* Meeting details available: most meetings have agenda and minutes posted. <ref>[http://www.co.door.wi.gov/meetings_list.asp?locid=137 Meetings]</ref>
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* Meeting details available; most meetings have agenda and minutes posted. <ref>[http://www.co.door.wi.gov/meetings_list.asp?locid=137 Meetings]</ref>
* The Board of Supervisors has contact information listed. <ref>[http://www.co.door.wi.gov/localgov_council.asp?locid=137 Board of Supervisors]</ref>
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* The Board of Supervisors has contact information listed.<ref>[http://www.co.door.wi.gov/localgov_council.asp?locid=137 Board of Supervisors]</ref>
* Administrative contacts listed under relevant department. <ref>[http://www.co.door.wi.gov/localgov_staff_search.asp?locid=137 Staff Directory]</ref>
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* Administrative contacts listed under relevant department.<ref>[http://www.co.door.wi.gov/localgov_staff_search.asp?locid=137 Staff Directory]</ref>
* Has building permits and zoning online. <ref>[http://map.co.door.wi.us/planning/ County Zoning] </ref>
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* Has building permits and zoning information online.<ref>[http://map.co.door.wi.us/planning/ County Zoning] </ref>
* Some tax information and a section for paying taxes online are available, but there is no breakdown of rates. <ref>[http://www.co.door.wi.gov/localgov_departments_details.asp?deptid=55&locid=137 Treasurer]</ref>
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* Some tax information and a section for paying taxes online are available, but there is no breakdown of rates.<ref>[http://www.co.door.wi.gov/localgov_departments_details.asp?deptid=55&locid=137 Treasurer]</ref>
  
 
===The bad===
 
===The bad===
* There is no information on audits, contracts, lobbying, [[Wisconsin Open Records Law|public records requests]].
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* There is no information on audits, contracts, lobbying or [[Wisconsin Open Records Law|public records requests]].
*Some links from the Finance Department web page listed under "Public Information" lead to a section requiring a user name and password.
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* Some links from the Finance Department web page listed under "Public Information" lead to a section requiring a username and password.
  
 
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Revision as of 07:00, 20 August 2013

Door County is one of 72 counties in Wisconsin. The county seat is Sturgeon Bay.[1]

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Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Wisconsin county websites
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Transparency grading process


The good

  • Has 2011 budget listed.[2]
  • Meeting details available; most meetings have agenda and minutes posted. [3]
  • The Board of Supervisors has contact information listed.[4]
  • Administrative contacts listed under relevant department.[5]
  • Has building permits and zoning information online.[6]
  • Some tax information and a section for paying taxes online are available, but there is no breakdown of rates.[7]

The bad

  • There is no information on audits, contracts, lobbying or public records requests.
  • Some links from the Finance Department web page listed under "Public Information" lead to a section requiring a username and password.

External links

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