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Housing Authority, Pioneer Receive Auditor Of State Awards

9 Feb , 2022  

Special to 1812 Blockhouse, From The Ohio Auditor’ Office

Auditor of State Keith Faber has announced the entities which have received the Auditor of State Award for their clean audit reports.

Two of these awards came to Richland County recipients.

The Auditor’s office presents the Auditor of State Award to local governments and school districts upon the completion of a financial audit. Less than eight percent of the entities we audit qualify for the Award.  Entities that receive the Award meet the following criteria of a “clean” audit report:

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This Week’s Virtual Meetings

4 May , 2020  

By: 1812Blockhouse Staff

Almost all public meetings held by local governments and school districts continue to be held via livestreaming, either via Facebook, YouTube, or by being broadcast on other online applications like Zoom.

The change in Ohio’s Sunshine Laws that gave rise to the ability to conduct meetings in this matter was enacted in March by the Ohio General Assembly. Certain conditions must be met, however participation in these meetings via the internet is allowable. More…

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City Unveils Financial Transparency Platform

15 Aug , 2017  

The City of Mansfield recently announced that the City’s Finance Department has partnered with Cloud-Based OpenGov.com to enable Mansfield residents and the public at large to view and track government spending. The technology provides users, both the public and government officials the ability to use existing reports available on the website or build specific reports on revenue and expenses that may be of particular interest. More…

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