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New report shows how Ohio schools and local governments can save money
Ohio Office of Budget and Management says millions of dollars can be saved by collaborating and sharing equipment
by WKSU's STATEHOUSE CORRESPONDENT JO INGLES


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The Ohio Office of Budget and Management has released a report that says local governments and school districts could save millions of dollars by sharing services. In an interview with Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles, the agency’s Randy Cole explains how that could work.

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Cole says the cost savings in his report are developed through recommendations by previous administrations as well as Governor Kasich’s. Kasich has long been an advocate of shared services as a way for local governments to recoup some of the budget cuts handed down from the state.

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