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<div style="float:right; margin:0 0 1em 1em;">__TOC__</div>'''What information can people find on their [[county websites|county's]] website in Nevada?'''
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<div style="float:right; margin:0 0 1em 1em;">__TOC__</div>Below is a chart evaluating the [[affirmative disclosure|transparency]] efforts of [[Nevada]] county websites.
 
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This page captures a snapshot of the information contributed by '''Sunshine Review''' users after they've studied the information made available on [[Nevada counties (Sunshine Review)|Nevada counties websites]].
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'''See also:'''  [[County websites, state-by-state comparison]], to compare what you can find on Nevada's county websites to what can be found on county websites in other states.
 
'''See also:'''  [[County websites, state-by-state comparison]], to compare what you can find on Nevada's county websites to what can be found on county websites in other states.
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Check the Sunshine Review page about each county for more detailed information about what information is available on the county website, along with recommendations SR users have made for positive changes.
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Check the page about each county for more detailed information about what information is available on the county website, along with recommendations users have made for positive changes.
* See sample [[proactive disclosure|transparency]] legislation at the [http://www.sunshinestandard.org Sunshine Standard]
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==Conclusions chart==
 
==Conclusions chart==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
The five largest counties in Nevada averaged a "D+" website transparency grade.
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The 5 largest counties in Nevada averaged a "D+" website transparency grade.
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===2009===
 
===2009===
 
In 2009, the Nevada counties averaged an "F" website transparency grade.
 
In 2009, the Nevada counties averaged an "F" website transparency grade.
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==Comparison chart==
 
==Comparison chart==
 
Please check each district to see when it was last rated, if there is no time stamp then check the "History" tab to see when it was last edited.
 
Please check each district to see when it was last rated, if there is no time stamp then check the "History" tab to see when it was last edited.
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table = class="wikitable sortable", [[Alabama counties (Sunshine Review)|County]], [[Transparency checklist|Grades]], [[Government budgets|Budget]], [[Open Meeting Law|Meetings]], [[Elected Officials (Sunshine Review)]], [[Administrative Officials|Admin.<br>Officials]], [[Building permits and zoning|Permits/<br>Zoning]], [[Audits]], [[Contracts]], [[Lobbying]], [[State sunshine laws|Public records]], [[Local taxes|Taxes]]
 
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==Correcting errors==
 
==Correcting errors==
If you discover an error in this chart or on one of the articles about a [[Nevada counties (Sunshine Review)|Nevada county]], you can [[Sunshine Review:Evaluating government websites|correct it immediately]] or [[Sunshine Review:Articles that need fixing|report the error]].
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If you discover an error in this chart or on one of the articles about a [[Nevada counties|Nevada county]], you can report the error to [mailto:geoff.pallay@ballotpedia.org Geoff Pallay, Director of Research].
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Revision as of 09:34, 26 August 2013

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My Government Website
Transparency Checklist
Progress reports
County website project
County comparison chart

City website project
List of cities

School district website project
List of school districts
Below is a chart evaluating the transparency efforts of Nevada county websites.

See also: County websites, state-by-state comparison, to compare what you can find on Nevada's county websites to what can be found on county websites in other states.

Reading the chart

In the chart below:

600px-Yes check.png means that information is included on the government website
600px-Red x.png means that the information was not provided on the government website
P
Partial.png
means that information was partially provided

Check the page about each county for more detailed information about what information is available on the county website, along with recommendations users have made for positive changes.

Conclusions chart

2012

The 5 largest counties in Nevada averaged a "D+" website transparency grade.

Budget? Meetings? Elected officials (Sunshine Review)? Admin. Officials? Permits/
Zoning
?
Audits? Contracts? Lobbying? Public records? Taxes?
Y
600px-Yes check.png
3 2 2 3 4 2 0 0 1 4
P
Partial.png
1 3 3 2 1 1 2 0 2 0
N
600px-Red x.png
1 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 2 1

Comparison chart

County Grades Budget Meetings Elected Officials (Sunshine Review) Admin.
Officials
Permits/
Zoning
Audits Contracts Lobbying Public records Taxes
Carson City, Nevada (county) B-
{{{1}}}
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
Clark County, Nevada B-
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
Douglas County, Nevada D
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
Elko County, Nevada B
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
Washoe County, Nevada F P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png

2009

In 2009, the Nevada counties averaged an "F" website transparency grade.

Budget? Meetings? Elected officials (Sunshine Review)? Admin. Officials? Permits/
Zoning
?
Audits? Contracts? Lobbying? Public records? Taxes?
Y
600px-Yes check.png
2 7 10 10 4 0 0 0 0 3
P
Partial.png
3 7 4 4 7 4 2 0 4 6
N
600px-Red x.png
11 2 2 2 5 12 14 16 12 7
No Website 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Comparison chart

Please check each district to see when it was last rated, if there is no time stamp then check the "History" tab to see when it was last edited.

County Grades Budget Meetings Elected Officials (Sunshine Review) Admin.
Officials
Permits/
Zoning
Audits Contracts Lobbying Public records Taxes
Carson City, Nevada (county) B-
{{{1}}}
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
Churchill County, Nevada D
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
Clark County, Nevada B-
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
Douglas County, Nevada D
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
Elko County, Nevada B
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
Esmeralda County, Nevada F N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Eureka County, Nevada F N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
Humboldt County, Nevada D
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
Lander County, Nevada F N
600px-Red x.png
{{{1}}}
Y
600px-Yes check.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Lincoln County, Nevada F N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
Lyon County, Nevada D- N
600px-Red x.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Mineral County, Nevada F N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Nye County, Nevada C Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
{{{1}}}
{{{1}}}
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
Pershing County, Nevada F N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Storey County, Nevada F N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
P
Partial.png
Washoe County, Nevada F P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
P
Partial.png
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
White Pine County, Nevada F N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png

Correcting errors

If you discover an error in this chart or on one of the articles about a Nevada county, you can report the error to Geoff Pallay, Director of Research.