Sunshine Review Applauds Garrett County, MD
Alexandria, VA - Michael Barnhart, President of Sunshine Review, a national nonprofit, pro-transparency organization released the following statement regarding how Garrett County, Maryland improved their transparency grade.
“Sunshine Review applauds Garrett County, Maryland for improving their transparency score from a ‘C‘ to an ‘A-.’ By enhancing their website and increasing access to information, Garrett County is proactively championing government openness and transparency.
Taxpayers in Garrett County should be proud that their government learned from Sunshine Review’s transparency checklist and made rapid improvements to allow more light into their government. We urge all of Maryland’s city and county governments to put the necessary resources into increasing their transparency like Garrett County has done.”