Sycamore Community School District Joins OhioCheckbook.com
COLUMBUS – Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague today announced that the Sycamore Community School District (Hamilton County) has joined OhioCheckbook.com.
“We are pleased to welcome Sycamore Community School District as our newest partner in transparency and accountability,” said Treasurer Sprague. “By posting its financial data to the Ohio Checkbook, the district is empowering its local residents to stay informed of the important decisions that impact their community.”
The Sycamore Community School District is the 12th school district in Hamilton County to join OhioCheckbook.com. The district’s online checkbook includes more than 41,000 individual transactions that represent over $95 million in spending from July 2018 through June 2019.
"The Ohio Checkbook offers taxpayers information on how their money is spent across the state,” said Paul Balent, Sycamore Community Schools Board President. “Sycamore Community Schools has joined this effort to provide our community with more insight into the decisions being made with their tax dollars.”
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 Sycamore Community School District 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.