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Transparency grading process

Louisa County is one of 99 counties in Iowa.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Iowa county websites

The good

  • County supervisors meeting agenda and minutes are available.[1]
  • Administrative officials listed under respective department.[2]
  • Building permits[3] and zoning information[4] is provided.
  • Tax levy rates and valuation reports are available.[5] Property taxes can be paid online.[6]

The bad

  • County supervisors are listed, but individual contact information is not listed for all members.[7]
  • Information on how to obtain some public records is posted, and there is no online search option. [8]
  • Does not disclose if belongs to government sector lobbying organizations.
  • Information on how to make a is not provided on the site.
  • There is no information on the budget, audits, or contracts.


External links

References

  1. Minutes/Agenda
  2. Directory
  3. Permits
  4. Zoning
  5. Auditor
  6. Property Taxes
  7. Supervisors
  8. [www.louisacountyiowa.org/louisa/recorder/Applictn.doc To Request a Certified Copy of an Iowa Birth, Death, or Marriage Certificate]