OML Publications

Municipal Government in Ohio (revised 2016): OML's premier publication covers most of the basics for Ohio's municipalities. Topics include: Government Organization, Municipal Powers and Functions, Powers and Duties of Municipal Officers, Municipal Finance, Taxation and Debt, and lists for Legislative and Administrative Districts. In addition to the spiral bound hard copy, you may also purchase it as a PDF on CD-ROM.

Municipal Charters in Ohio, a Sourcebook (revised 2015): For communities interested in framing a charter or revisiting an existing charter. Topics include: Basic Home Rule Powers, Municipal Charters, Munual for Charter Commission Members, and Municipal Home Rule and Charters. In addition to the spiral bound hard copy, you may also purchase it as a PDF on CD-ROM.

City and Village Council Rules
(on CD-ROM): Sample council rules, some municipality names have been changed.

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Ohio Municipal League Brochures


State of Ohio Publications