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Washington Township taxpayers notice of indebtedness & authorization of loan

NOTICE OF DETERMINATION TO INCUR INDEBTEDNESS AND

NOTICE OF SPECIAL ORDER AUTHORIZING EXECUTIVE TO SECURE LOAN

TO THE TAXPAYERS OF WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP

Notice is given to the taxpayers of Washington Township, Brown County, that on the 1st day of October, 2013 the Washington Township Board and Washington Township Trustee made a determination of need for an emergency fire loan in the amount of $200,000.00 for fire and emergency services within the jurisdiction served by the township pursuant to IC 36-6-6-14. Additionally, the legislative body issued a special order under section 14 of this chapter authorizing the executive to secure a loan in the same amount. Said loan is to be repaid in three (3) years. Repayment will begin with taxes 2013 payable 2014. Ten (10) or more taxpayers in the township objecting to this loan and special order may file a petition within 30 days of this notice with the Brown County Auditor stating their objections to the loan and special order and their reasons why the loan and special order is unnecessary or unwise.  If an objecting petition is filed, the County Auditor shall certify the petition, together with other data necessary to present the questions involved to the Department of Local Government Finance who shall hold a hearing on the matter in the county not less than five (5) or more than thirty (30) days after receipt of the certified petition from the County Auditor.  Notice of the hearing shall be provided by mail to the township and the first ten (10) taxpayers listed on the petition. Taxpayers present shall have the right to be heard. The final determination of the Department of Local Government Finance’s Special Order may be petitioned for judicial review by the Indiana Tax Court by the township or a taxpayer who signed the petition not more than 45 days after the issuance of the Special Order.

13-295 10/9, 10/16 & 10/23/13 31672819 hspaxlp

Obituaries
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Josephine Lee Cueto, 62, Morgantown
  Daughter of Priscilla Burgmeier of Nashville

Mary 'Jane' Kollman, 92, Nashville
  Mother of Janet (Tom) Gaskins of Nashville

Charlotte K. (Adkins) Wilson, 67, Franklin
  Former resident of Brown County

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    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 25
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • November 26
    Go Club meeting Wednesday at coffee/tea shop
    3 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 26
    BC Sheriff's Merit Board
    4 p.m. Sheriff's Office, Law Enforcement Center, 55 State Road 46 East
  • November 28
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 29
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 29
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 2
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 3
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 4
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 12
    Widowed group plans Christmas party
    noon Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • December 12
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    8 a.m. BCSP Nature Center, 1810 State Road 46 East
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