Transparency

Shelby County supports the concept of a transparent government. Transparency promotes accountability and provides information to citizens about local County government activity. Below is a sampling of core fiscal and business information maintained online for citizen access.

  1. Commission Meeting Agenda and Minutes 
  2. Shelby County Demographics - 2017 Profiles
  3. Contracts - All Local Bid Listings and Awards
  4. Public Records Search - online data from 1974
  5. Allocation of Property Tax Dollar 
  6. How to Calculate Property Tax 
  7. How to Calculate Vehicle Tax            
  8. State/County/Municipal Sales/Use & Lodging Tax Structure - AL Dept of Revenue 
  9. Elected Official listing and contact information
  10. Administrative Official listing and contact information 
  11. Annual Fiscal Audits - past six years available (State final is @2yr lag)   
  12. Document Center - Consolidated listing of all online documents - PDF's, PowerPt, etc. 
  13. GIS System - Cadastral property values, orthophotography, data layers, etc. 
  14. Voting information and polling locations by citizens address
               
  15. Law enforcement
  16. Building Permits and Zoning - online applications
  17. FOIA Requests contact and forms 
  18. Signup for RSS/email feeds on Calendar events and other activities (agendas, minutes, bids, etc) 
  19. Online downloads of land regulations, zoning ordinances, comprehensive plan, etc.
  20. Shelby County Organizational Chart - County Manager
  21. Annual Holiday Calendar