By Maggie Thurber | Watchdog.org | Jul 30, 2015 5:00 AM | 30
The City of Toledo announced a hiring freeze and other budget cuts due to a projected $4-6 million deficit. But it should have been obvious to anyone paying attention that Toledo's 2015 budgeted revenue was too high to start.
By Eric Boehm | Watchdog.org | Jul 27, 2015 1:41 PM | 87
Citing vague and ill-defined nuisance laws, local officials in St. Alban's Township, Ohio, are trying to force two residents to mow their lawn and destroy two years' worth of work on a small-scale nature preserve.
By Maggie Thurber | Watchdog.org | Jul 23, 2015 5:00 AM | 108
It’s a new bill, but it’s the same language as before: only owners or their agents can challenge the tax value of their property. Schools and other governmental units would be banned from initiating such challenges.