There is a bill pending in the Ohio Senate, S.B. 82, to prohibit municipalities from requiring city workers to live in the city. Unlike past years, S.B. 82 has passed in the Senate, and has a good chance of passing in the House. See Can Cities Require Workers to Live within Borders? by Mark Naymik, The Plain Dealer, August 11, 2005. For more information, see the Ohio Municipal League's website, especially Letter Sent to All Ohio House Members on Residency, April 30, 2003.