Public Information Program Award

This award is presented to an assessment jurisdiction that has developed and implemented an effective system for distributing information to taxpayers and other stakeholders. Government assessment or revenue agencies that have implemented such a program in the two years prior to nomination with successful results are eligible for nomination. Jurisdictions of all sizes, especially those with high quality websites and social media resources, are encouraged to submit nominations.

Year Recipient Location
2016
Office of the Santa Fe County Assessor New Mexico
2015 Harris County Appraisal District Texas
  Lake County Property Appraiser's Office Florida
2014
Deschutes County Assessor's Office
Oregon
  Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts, Property Tax Assistance Division
Texas
2013 Sacramento County Assessor’s Office
California
2012 BC Assessment Authority British Columbia
  Town of Ramapo
New York
2011 City Assessor's Office
Virginia
  Alachua County Florida Property Appraiser's Office Florida
2010 Doña Ana County Assessor’s Office New Mexico
  El Paso Central Appraisal District Texas
2009 Davidson County Assessor of Property Office Tennessee
  Palm Beach County Property Appraiser's Office
Florida
2008 Orange County Property Appraiser’s Office
Florida
  Town of Hull
Massachusetts
2007 City of Calgary, Assessment Business Unit
Alberta
2006 Geauga County Auditor's Office Ohio
  Duval County, Florida Office of the Property Appraiser Florida
2005 Pierce County
Washington
2004 Thurston County Assessor’s Office
Washington
2003 Los Angeles County Officer of the Assessor (Large Jurisdiction) California
  Seminole County Property Appraiser’s Office (Large Jurisdiction) Florida
  Jefferson County Assessor’s Office (Small Jurisdiction)
2002 Broward County Property Appraiser’s Officer
Florida
  Greene County Auditor’s Office
Ohio
2001 Sacramento County
California
  BC Assessment Authority
British Columbia
  Montgomery County
Tennessee
2000 none given
1999 Pinellas County
Florida
  Johnson County
Kansas
1998 BC Assessment Authority
British Columbia
  Johnson County
Kansas
1997 Ada County
Idaho
  City of Milwaukee
Wisconsin
  Saskatchewan Assessment
Saskatchewan
1996 Harris County Appraisal District
Texas
  Leon County
Florida
  Town of Penfield
New York
1995 Fairfax County Department of Tax Administration
Virginia
  Orange County Property Appraiser
Florida
  City of Calgary Assessment Department
Alberta
1994 Town of Windham (Small Jurisdiction) Connecticut
  City of Boston (Large Jurisdiction) Massachusetts
  Hamilton County Auditor (Large Jurisdiction) Ohio
1993 BC Assessment Authority British Columbia
  Town of Freeport
Maine
  Johnson County
Kansas
  Sedgwick County
Kansas
  Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Texas
1992 Montreal Urban Community
Quebec
  Harris County Appraisal District
Texas
  Lexington County
South Carolina
  Francis Barta, Town of Wallingford
Connecticut
1991 City of Boston Assessing Department
Massachusetts
1990 City of Milwaukee Tax Commissioner’s Office
Wisconsin
  Macon-Bibb County Georgia
1989 Kansas Department of Revenue, Property Valuation Division
Kansas
  Kent County Association of Assessing Officers
  Lee County Appraiser’s Office  
  King County Department of Assessments  
1988 Revaluation Department of Mecklenburg County
North Carolina
  Bernalillo County Assessor’s Office
New Mexico
  New York State Assessors' Association
New York
1987 Guilford County
North Carolina
  Texas State Property Tax Board
Texas
  City of Dearborn Heights
Michigan
1986 Bureau of Assessment, City of Rochester
Alberta Municipal Affairs
Education Committee of the Minnesota State Board of Assessors
New York
Alberta
Minnesota
  Chemung County Real Property Tax Services Offices
New York
1985 Charter Township of Highland
Michigan
1984 Assessor’s Office, Mount Pleasant
Michigan