Top Government Websites for Transparency


The Sunshine Review, a wiki non-profit that promotes proactive disclosure from state and local governments on their websites, has posted its annual review of 5,000 state, city, county, and school district sites. Of the 5,000, 39 earned a grade of "A," including the state websites for Indiana, Maine, California, Wisconsin, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. These 13 government sites received perfect stores:

  • Anderson County, South Carolina
  • Carbondale, Illinois
  • Clayton County, Georgia
  • Cobb County, Georgia
  • Davis School District, Utah
  • Duval County, Florida
  • Harris County, Texas
  • Hillsborough County Public Schools, Florida
  • Los Angeles County, California
  • Owasso, Oklahoma
  • St. Johns County School District, Florida
  • Tulsa County, Oklahoma
  • Washington state website