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Latest revision as of 07:46, 21 April 2014

Portal:My Government WebsiteMgw small.png
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 New York city websites.

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

Conclusions chart

This chart encompasses the 5 largest cities plus the capital city, Albany, in New York, which averaged a "B" website transparency grade.

Budget? Meetings? Elected officials? Admin. Officials? Permits/
Zoning
?
Audits? Contracts? Lobbying? Public records? Taxes?
Y
600px-Yes check.png
5 4 6 5 5 6 3 0 5 5
P
Partial.png
1 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 1
N
600px-Red x.png
0 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 0 0

Comparison chart

" City Grades Budget Meetings Elected Officials Admin.
Officials
Permits/
Zoning
Audits Contracts Lobbying Public records Taxes
Albany, New York C P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
New York, New York B Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Rochester, New York A-
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N
600px-Red x.png
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Syracuse, New York B-
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P
Partial.png
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N
600px-Red x.png
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P
Partial.png
Yonkers, New York B
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P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
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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.

" City Grades Budget Meetings Elected Officials Admin.
Officials
Permits/
Zoning
Audits Contracts Lobbying Public records Taxes
Albany, New York C P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
New York, New York B Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
P
Partial.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
N
600px-Red x.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Y
600px-Yes check.png
Rochester, New York A-
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N
600px-Red x.png
{{{1}}}
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Syracuse, New York B-
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P
Partial.png
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N
600px-Red x.png
{{{1}}}
P
Partial.png
Yonkers, New York B
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P
Partial.png
N
600px-Red x.png
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Correcting errors

If you discover an error in this chart or on one of the articles about a New York city, you can report the error by emailing us.