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State finds ways for Mahoning County Engineer's Office to cut cost

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The Ohio Auditor of State gave the Mahoning County Engineer's Office a plan that could save the county a half million dollars every year.

The bulk of the savings could come from re-negotiating provisions in the office's collective bargaining agreement.

The performance audit identifies specific areas, such as paper-based payroll and purchasing processes that could be more efficient by using existing county software.

The state also recommended eliminating two positions.


 

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