Village of Bradford Joins OhioCheckbook.com
COLUMBUS – Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague today announced that the Village of Bradford (Miami County) has joined OhioCheckbook.com.
“Taxpayers deserve to know how their hard-earned dollars are spent,” said Treasurer Sprague. “Making spending information accessible empowers Ohioans to get involved in the decisions impacting their communities.”
The Village of Bradford is the fifth village in Miami County to join OhioCheckbook.com. The village’s online checkbook includes more than 4,300 individual transactions that represent over $6.2 million in spending from January 2017 through May 2019.
“The Village of Bradford is pleased to announce that we are joining the school district and library in the implementation of the Ohio Checkbook,” said Brenda Selanders, Village of Bradford Fiscal Officer. “We feel this resource will allow another layer of transparency to our residents in showing where their money is being spent. As always, please call the village office should you have any questions.”
Since its launch, OhioCheckbook.com has garnered the interest of those hoping to learn more about how Ohio’s tax dollars are spent.
You can learn more about the Village of Bradford by visiting their page on the Ohio Checkbook. To access another local government website, visit the Local Government option on OhioCheckbook.com.
Robert Sprague became Ohio’s 49th Treasurer of State on January 14, 2019, bringing to the office his extensive experience working on financial matters in both the public and private sectors. Under Treasurer Sprague’s direction, the office manages the state’s $20 billion investment and $10 billion debt portfolios, collects and deposits all state revenues, and oversees custodial assets.