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Revision as of 22:00, 9 January 2014

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Transparency grading process

Halifax County is one of 95 counties in Virginia. According to the 2000 Census, its population was 37,355.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Virginia county websites

The good

  • Contact information and term dates for county board members are posted.[1]

The bad

  • No county board meeting agendas or minutes are posted.
  • Contact information for county administrative officials is incomplete.[2]
  • No budgets or audited annual financial reports are provided.
  • No listings of current bid requests or current contracts are available.
  • No information about county taxes is posted.
  • No information about building permits or zoning is available.
  • No information about FOIA requests is posted, and no record of the county's FOIA compliance is available.
  • There is no information regarding any relations with lobbying associations the county might have. But the Virginia Association of Counties[3] lists the county as a member.

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