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Department of Local Government Finance Public Meeting

DEPARTMENT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT
FINANCE
100 North Senate Avenue,
Room 1058N
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204-2256
Notice is hereby given the fi scal offi cers and taxpayers
of all taxing units located in Brown County,
Indiana, that prior to the review of the budgets, tax
rates and levies for the year 2009 payable 2010, the
Department of Local Government Finance, by its
representatives, will conduct a public hearing on
said matter, to be held in the Large Meeting Room
of the Brown County Government Building on the
date and times as follows:
Tuesday, February 16, 2010: 9:00 AM – Brown
County Unit, Hamblen Township, Jackson Township,
Van Buren Township, Washington Township,
Nashville Civil Town, Brown County School Corporation,
Brown County Public Library, Hamblen
Township Fire Protection District, Brown County
Solid Waste District, Cordry-Sweetwater Conservancy
District.
Assessed values will be available for review in the
County Auditor’s Offi ce at least seven (7) days
prior to the date of the Department budget hearing.
Taxpayers shall have the right to be heard and/or to
present written testimony on the budgets, tax rates
and tax levies as adopted by the above named taxing
units. The following only apply if the County
Board of Tax Adjustment or County Auditor modifi
es the budgets, tax rates, or tax levies of a political
subdivision: Ten (10) more taxpayers or one (1)
taxpayer that owns property that represents at least
ten percent (10%) of the taxable assessed valuation
in the political subdivision may initiate an appeal
from the modifi cation of a political subdivision’s
budget, tax rate, or tax levy by fi ling a statement
of their objections with the County Auditor. The
statement must be fi led not later than ten (10) days
after the publication of the notice required by IC 6-
1.1-17-12. The statement must specifi cally identify
the provisions of the budget, tax rate, or tax levy
to which the taxpayers object. The County Auditor
shall forward the statement, along with the taxing
unit’s budget, to the Department. IC 6-1.1-17-13. A
political subdivision may appeal to the Department
for an increase in its tax rate or tax levy as modifi
ed. To initiate the appeal, the political subdivision
shall fi le a statement with the Department not later
than ten (10) days after publication of the notice
required by IC 6-1.1-17-12. The legislative body
of the political subdivision must authorize the fi ling
of the statement by adopting a resolution. The
resolution must be attached to the statement of
objections, and the statement must be signed by:
(1) In the case of counties, by the board of county
commissioners and by the president of the county
council. (2) In the case of all other political subdivisions,
by the highest executive offi cer and by
the presiding offi cer of the legislative body. IC 6-
1.1-17-15.
DEPARTMENT OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT
FINANCE
Timothy J. Rushenberg, Commissioner
February 10, 2010 10-41

Obituaries
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John Jacob 'Jack' Gambold, Jr., 91
  Stepfather of Carol Skirvin of Nashville

Jolee Ragan Dufek, 6, Nashville
  Daughter of Jason and Krystal Dufek

Karolina Rose Spurgeon, 3 days old, Edinburgh
  Sister of Keirsten Dawn Spurgeon of Brown County

  • December 18
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 18
    Nashville Town Council
    6:30 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • December 19
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • December 19
    Christmas sing-along at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 19
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 19
    Live hip hop music at dance barn
    7 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West