National Sunshine Week is Sunday, March 10, 2013, to Saturday, March 16, 2013, and promotes the importance of open, transparent government. Wake County has several services available on www.wakegov.com that support transparency and provide access to government for our citizens.
The Wake Accountability Tax Check (WATCH) portal
allows citizens to view online how their tax dollars are used. They can easily see information about county government expenditures, view transactions with vendors and compare the budget to actual expenses.
WakeGOV also has online access to many public records such as
Recently the Sunshine Review
gave Wake County’s website at www.wakegov.com
the highest score in the state, and one of the highest in the nation for transparency.