Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
For a complete list of You Oughta Know columns, go to www.kansas.com/oughta.
The record: A searchable map of taxable value, including real and personal property value, by county across the state.
Why you’d want it: To learn more about mill levies across the state and the value of real and personal property by county.
Where you get it: Go to www.ksrevenue.org/PVDMap.html. Click on a county for specific information.