Tallmadge -- Ohio State Auditor Dave Yost has stopped by City Hall today [Thursday] to give the city a "Taxpayer Hero Award."

Yost created the award last year to recognize state and local governments for their efforts to reduce expenses, increase efficiency through innovative measures and save taxpayers money.

Watch the video from the brief award presentation at the right of the computer screen.

More about the award will be published in the April 13 edition of the Tallmadge Express.

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