Miami Valley Communications Council
Everything you need to know about local government records retention
Each of Ohio's local governments creates records on a regular basis. Today, physical storage is at a premium and recent legislation has brought public records to the forefront, so now is the perfect time to review, or begin, your government's records management program. Do you find yourself asking, "when is it okay to dispose of public records?" Or, "Is there a process to follow?"
Key Concepts will include:
• Pertinent Definitions and Ohio Revised Code
• RC Forms (RC-1, RC-2, RC-3)
• Procedures and Inventory Preparation
• Records Commissions & Determining Retention Periods
• Storage Considerations & Media Type Decisions
Instructor: Amanda Rindler
Amanda Rindler is the Local Government Records Archivist with the State Archives at the Ohio History Connection. As the Local Government Records Archivist, she provides records related advice and assistance to local governments in order to facilitate the identification and preservation of records with enduring historical value.
Amanda holds a BA in History from Ball State University and a Master’s of Library Science with specialization in Archives and Records Management from Indiana University. She is a member of the Academy of Certified Archivists, Society of Ohio Archivists, and National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators.