Early Retirees http://wyso.org en Increased Retirements Costs Southwest Ohio County http://wyso.org/post/increased-retirements-costs-southwest-ohio-county <p>CINCINNATI, Ohio - The southwest Ohio county that includes Cincinnati had $1.3 million set aside this year for pension costs but has used it up as more workers retire.</p><p>County officials tell The Cincinnati Enquirer many recent retirees are worried state lawmakers will try to cut their pension benefits to save money, so they&#39;re retiring early. The increase in retirements surprised the county, and it had to cover payouts for vacation and sick time using its general fund.</p> Mon, 15 Aug 2011 11:17:26 +0000 Associated Press 3088 at http://wyso.org Increased Retirements Costs Southwest Ohio County