Ohio’s Local Governments Open Checkbooks to Citizens

Ohio’s Local Governments Open Checkbooks to Citizens

With a few clicks, users can answer questions such as “how much money has the government spent in total on street lights?” or “which departments spent the most money last month?” With this initiative, Ohio is truly setting the gold standard for transparency in government spending, making millions of local government checkbook entries available to citizens in an easy-to-use digital format.

With OpenGov Checkbook technology, citizens and administrators alike can search millions of individual checkbook entries in a fast, digital format.

Geneva is the first city level municipal government to sign on. 

geneva.ohiocheckbook.com