Treasurer Josh Mandel invites local governments, schools to post their checkbooks online for public review (video)
Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel plans to expand online checkbookOhio Treasurer Josh Mandel discusses his plan to expand OhioCheckbook.com to include spending from every county and local government and school district in Ohio. Mandel spoke at a news conference Tuesday, surrounded by backers of the idea.
Robert Higgs, Northeast Ohio Media Group Columbus bureau chief By Robert Higgs, Northeast Ohio Media Group Columbus bureau chief The Plain Dealer
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on April 07, 2015 at 10:00 AM, updated April 08, 2015 at 7:02 AM
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- State Treasurer Josh Mandel intends to expand a program that put the state government's checkbook online to include all local governments, allowing residents to see how their communities and schools are spending money with just a few clicks.
In letters sent Tuesday to more than 18,000 representatives from townships, villages, cities, school boards, county governments library boards and other local entities, Mandel has invited them to add their spending data to the program that already has put hundreds of millions of state transactions over several years into a searchable database.
Treasurer Mandel Announces OhioCheckbook.com, Empowering Taxpayers to Follow Their Money Through Ohio's Online Checkbook.
(Click on the links below to begin your search)
OHIO CHECKBOOK PROGRAM
Tracey M. Edwards
Jefferson Township, Montgomery County
One Business Park Drive
Dayton, Ohio 45417
937-262-3591 ext. 209 - Office
937-262-3599 - FAX
The Clerks office, is located in the Jefferson Township Government Center. The Township Clerk is elected to a four-year term and the position is part-time.
The Clerks Office Responsibilities: