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Board of Zoning Appeals Public Hearing Re: Special Exception for Mark and Luann Trapp TOURIST HOME, 4500 State Road 135 S.

LEGAL NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR A SPECIAL EXCEPTION

BROWN COUNTY BOARD OF ZONING APPEALS FOR TRAPP TOURIST HOME

Notice is hereby given that the Brown County Board of Zoning Appeals will hold a public hearing on July 24, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. in the second floor meeting room in the County Office Building.  The purpose of the meeting is to consider a petition by Mark Trapp and Luann Trapp for a Special Exception to allow a tourist home.

The location of the property is 4500 State Road 135 South in Van Buren Township.

Legal description of premises: Part of the Southeast quarter of the Northeast quarter and part of the Northeast quarter of the Southeast quarter of Section 15, Township 8 North, Range 3 East, Part of the Southwest quarter of the Northwest quarter and part of the Northwest quarter of the Southwest quarter of Section 14 Township 8 North, Range 3 East, all in Van Buren Township, Brown County, Indiana, described as follows: Commencing at a stone found marking the Northeast corner of the Southeast quarter of the Northeast quarter of said Section 15, said stone also marking the Northwest corner of the Southwest quarter of the Northwest quarter of said Section 14; thence North 85 degrees 40 minutes 22 seconds East (assumed bearing) on and along the North line of said Southwest quarter of the Northwest quarter 305.00 feet to a capped rebar set; thence South 00 degrees 14 minutes 02 seconds East 1335.96 feet to an iron pin set in the apparent center of the State Road Number 135; thence South 85 degrees 50 minutes 22 seconds West with the apparent center of said State Road 213.34 feet to an iron pin set and the point of beginning; thence continuing South 85 degrees 50 minutes 22 seconds West with the apparent center of said State Road 306.60 feet to an iron pin set; thence North 00 degrees 14 minutes 02 seconds West 290.00 feet to a capped rebar set; thence South 85 degrees 56 minutes 26 seconds West 282.41 feet to a capped rebar set; thence North 00 degrees 14 minutes 02 seconds West 423.43 feet to a capped rebar set; thence North 85 degrees 56 minutes 25 seconds East 109.87 feet to a capped rebar set; thence South 71 degrees 03 minutes 45 seconds East 298.37 feet to a capped rebar set; thence South 18 degrees 50 minutes 13 seconds East 615.06 feet to the beginning, containing 5.50 acres, more or less.

The file on this matter is available for public inspection 10 days prior to the hearing, during the regular working hours at the Brown County Area Plan Commission office in the County Office Building, Nashville, Indiana.

All interested persons will be given the opportunity to be heard in reference to the matters set out in the petition.  Written comments regarding the petition, which are filed with the secretary of the Area Plan Commission before the hearing, will be considered.  The hearing may be continued from time to time.  If you have a disability that requires special assistance for your participation in the meeting, please contact the Area Plan Commission office at (812) 988-5490.

Property Owners: Mark and Luann Trapp

 Petitioner Signature: Mark Trapp

Date: 7-1-13

13-185 7-10-2013  31651776

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Carol Ann Spencer-Thomas, 73, Brown County
  Wife of Charles R. Thomas of Brown County

Robert 'Bob' F. Melton, 80, Brown County
  Husband of Annabelle Melton of Brown County

The Rev. John S. Honeay, 89, Greenwood
  Member of Unity Baptist Church and father of Barbara Ranard (Harvey) of Brown County

  • January 30
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • January 30
    'Wild' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • January 31
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • January 31
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • January 31
    Live band at sports bar
    8 p.m. Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • January 31
    'Wild' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • January 31
    'Psycho' party at the Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • February 1
    'Wild' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • February 2
    Gnaw Bone Sewage District
    5:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • February 3
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • February 3
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • February 3
    Bean Blossom Regional Sewer Board
    7:30 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • February 3
    Women's Bible study offered
    1 to 3 p.m. Cornerstone Inn, 54 E. Franklin St.
  • February 4
    Lake Lemon Conservancy District annual meeting
    6 p.m. Benton Township Senior Center, 7616 E. State Road 45, Unionville
  • February 4
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • February 4
    Van Buren Township Advisory Board
    7 p.m. Van Buren trustee's office, 4748 Christianburg Road
  • February 4
    BC Emergency Management Advisory Council
    8 a.m. Ambulance Base, 53 State Road 46 East
  • February 5
    Go Club meeting Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • February 5
    Jackson Township Board
    6 p.m. Jackson Fire Station, 4831 Helmsburg Road
  • February 6
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • February 7
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • February 7
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • February 7
    Karaoke at sports bar
    8 p.m. Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • February 7
    Cabin Fever Concert features local music
    7 to midnight The Seasons Lodge, 560 State Road 46 East
  • February 9
    Washington Township Trustees
    7 p.m. Parkview Church of the Nazarene, 1750 State Road 46 East
  • February 9
    Reservation deadline for Valentine's tea at local shop
    Sweetea's Tea Shop, 225 S. Van Buren St., Suite C, Coachlight Square
  • February 10
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • February 10
    Van Buren Fire Department
    6 p.m. Van Buren Fire Station, 4040 State Road 135 South
  • February 10
    Peaceful Valley Heritage Preservation Society meeting set
    6:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • February 10
    BC Genealogical Society meeting slated
    2 p.m. Brown County History Center, 90 E. Gould
  • February 11
    East Hill Cemetery meeting slated
    7 p.m. Morgantown Community Center, 269 W. Washington St.
  • February 12
    BC Convention & Visitors Commission
    8:30 a.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • February 13
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • February 13
    Daddy-daughter Valentine's dance Friday the 13th
    6:30 p.m. Sweetea's Tea Shop, 225 S. Van Buren St., Suite C, Coachlight Square
  • February 14
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • February 17
    Hamblen Trustee Board annual review
    6:30 p.m. 2314 Hickory Ridge Lane off Hornettown Road
  • February 19
    Woodlands project dinner, meeting slated
    6 p.m. Parkview Church of the Nazarene, 1750 State Road 46 East
  • February 20
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • March 7
    Meet 'Wilderness Plots' author at the library
    7 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • March 8
    'Wilderness Plots'-themed concert planned
    4 p.m. BCHS, 235 School House Lane
  • March 8
    Brown County bridal tour slated
    10 a.m. to 6 p.m. various locations
  • March 10
    Soil & water conservation district to celebrate 62 years
    6 p.m. Brown County History Center, 90 E. Gould
  • March 21
    Venders needed for Jackson TFD yard sale
    8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jackson Township Fire Department, 4831 Helmsburg Road
  • April 26
    County history center dedication slated
    2 p.m. Brown County History Center, 90 E. Gould