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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

GNAW BONE REGIONAL SEWAGE DISTRICT

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held by the Gnaw Bone Regional Sewage District
on June 8, 2011 at 6:00pm at the Brown County Public Library located at 205 Locust Lane, Nashville, Indiana.

The purpose of the public hearing is to consider the adoption of Ordinance No.2011-01:

ORDINANCE NO. 2011-01 AN ORDINANCE REPEALING ORDINANCE NO. 2009-01,

AMENDING SECTION 3, PARAGRAPHS 302 AND 303, OF ORDINANCE NO. 98-01,

AND FURTHER AMENDING THE SCHEDULE OF MONTHLY SEWER CHARGES AND SURCHARGES TO BE COLLECTED
BY THE GNAW BONE REGIONAL SEWAGE DISTRICT FROM THE OWNERS OF PROPERTY SERVICED BY THE SEWAGE WORKS OF SAID DISTRICT

WHEREAS, the Board of Directors of the Gnaw Bone Regional Sewage District (hereinafter referred to as “District”),
has heretofore adopted Ordinance No. 98-01; and, WHEREAS, on the 7th day of December, 2009, the District
adopted Ordinance No. 2009-01, An Ordinance Amending Section 3, Paragraphs 302 and 303, of
Ordinance No. 98-01; and, WHEREAS, based upon changed circumstances and experience gained by the District
in connection with the operation of the Gnaw Bone Regional Sewage District, it now appears to the District
that the language originally contained in Section 3, Paragraphs 302 and 303, which Paragraphs were
amended pursuant to Ordinance No. 2009-01, should now be reinstated, with some modification; and,
WHEREAS, the term “dwelling unit”, “building” and “business” should be defined in Ordinance No. 98-01; and,
WHEREAS, based upon changed circumstances and experience gained by the District, it appears to the District
that the schedule of monthly sewer charges and surcharges should be amended in order to more equitably
distribute the costs of the operation and maintenance of the Gnaw Bone Regional Sewage District amongst the users of the District’s services.

NOW BE IT THEREFORE ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE GNAW BONE REGIONAL SEWAGE
DISTRICT THAT: 1. Ordinance No. 2009-01 is hereby repealed. 2. A new Paragraph 123 shall be added to
Section 1 of Ordinance No. 98-01, which shall read as follows: ““Dwelling Unit” shall mean any structure, or
portion thereof, designed for or used for residential purposes as a self-sufficient individual unit by one family
or other similar social association of persons as a single housekeeping unit, and having permanently installed
sleeping, cooking and sanitary facilities.” 3. A new Paragraph 124 shall be added to Section 1 of
Ordinance No. 98-01, which shall read as follows: ““Building” shall mean a structure having a roof, supported
by columns or walls, for the shelter, support or enclosure of persons, property or animals. When separated by
division walls from the ground up and without openings, each portion of such building may be deemed as a
separate building.” 4. A new Paragraph 125 shall be added to Section 1 of Ordinance No. 98-01, which shall
read as follows: ““Business” shall mean a commercial endeavor to engage in the purchase, sale, lease,
barter or exchange of goods, wares, merchandise and/or the provision of services.” 5. Section 3,
Paragraphs 302 and 303 of Ordinance No. 98-01, shall be amended as follows: “302. In the event two (2)
or more users discharging sanitary sewage, water or other liquids, into the District’s sewerage system, either
directly or indirectly, are users of water and the quantity of water is measured by a single water meter, then,
in such case, for billing purposes, each separate user shall pay the monthly minimum charge, but no per gallon
treatment charge shall apply until the gallons used exceed the number of gallons determined by multiplying the
number of users separately billed times 2,000 gallons. 303. In the event two (2) or more dwelling units,
such as trailers, apartments or housekeeping rooms, or two (2) or more buildings used for any use other
than dwelling units, including, but not limited to, business use, or any combination of dwelling units and/or
buildings used for any use other than dwelling units, including, but not limited to, business use, discharge
sanitary sewage, water or other liquids, into the District’s sanitary sewerage system, either directly or indirectly,
and are users of water and the quantity of water is measured by a single water meter, then, in such case, for
billing purposes, each separate user, dwelling unit or building shall pay a monthly minimum charge, but no per
gallon treatment charge shall apply until the gallons used exceed the number of gallons determined by
multiplying the number of users, dwelling units and/or buildings separately billed times 2,000 gallons.
In the case of trailer parks, the number of dwelling units shall be computed and interpreted as the number
of trailers in said park, plus any other dwelling units or buildings, including, but not limited to, buildings used
for business use, served through the meter.” 6. The schedule of monthly sewer charges and surcharges to be
collected by the Gnaw Bone Regional Sewage District from owners of property serviced by the sewerage works of
said District shall be amended as follows: SCHEDULE OF RATES AND CHARGES MONTHLY METERED RATES
Minimum Monthly Charge is $60.00 2,001 Gallons to 25,000 Gallons $60.00+$0.50 per 100 Gallons or any part
thereof used in excess of 2,000 Gallons 25,001 Gallons to 50,000 Gallons                    
$175.00+$0.40 per 100 Gallons or any part thereof used in excess of 25,000 Gallons All above 50,000 Gallons
$275.00+$0.30 per 100 Gallons or any part thereof used in excess of 50,000 Gallons MONTHLY UNMETERED
$100.00 (8,000 Gallons) CONNECTION FEES Single Family Residential $2,500.00+Impact Fee All Others, including,
but not limited to, Multi-Family Residential, Commercial and Industrial                    
To be Determined Upon Application+Impact Fee 7. All other terms of Ordinance No. 98-01 and all
Ordinances Amending Ordinance No. 98-01 regarding connection fees, sewer availability fees, capacity
fees, deposits, reconnection fees, and any other fees and charges imposed of any sort, not specifically amended
pursuant to this Ordinance, shall remain in full force and effect. 8. This Ordinance shall be in full force and
effect from and after its passage. PASSED AND ADOPTED BY THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE GNAW BONE
REGIONAL SEWAGE DISTRICT THIS ___DAY OF ___, 2011. GNAW BONE REGIONAL SEWAGE DISTRICT

Ronald C. Smith, President                                                                                                                    

Charles E. White, Vice President

Shawn D. Fosnight, Secretary

ATTEST:

Shawn D. Fosnight, Secretary

Pursuant to I.C.13-26-11-11, all users of the Gnaw Bone Regional Sewage District’s sewer works, owners of
property served or to be served by the works, and other interested parties shall have an opportunity to be
heard concerning Ordinance No.2011-01.

GNAW BONE REGIONAL SEWAGE DISTRICT

/s/ Shawn D. Fosnight, Secretary

c/o Roger A. Young, Attorney

YOUNG AND YOUNG

40 W. Court St., Suite D

Franklin, IN 46131

(317)736-7117

May 11, 18, 2011               11-123

Obituaries
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Nina J. Harrison, 61, Columbus
  Sister of Sharon (Delbert) Lucas of Nashville

Tracy 'Butch' Bock, 75, Taylorsville
  Son of Mary Pogue of Nashville

Jerald L. King, 67, Winter Haven, Florida
  Former resident of Nashville and graduate of Brown County High School

  • September 30
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • September 30
    Nashville Development Review Commission
    6 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • September 30
    Fall flowers at BCSP Nature Center
    2 p.m. Brown County State Park, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • September 30
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    7 to 8 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • October 1
    Local Emergency Planning Committee
    9 a.m. Ambulance Base, 53 State Road 46 East
  • October 1
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • October 1
    Free Merchants' Night at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. Brown County Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren
  • October 1
    Brown County Commissioners
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • October 1
    BC SWCD
    6:30 p.m. SWCD Office, 802 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • October 2
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • October 2
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 2
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 3
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • October 3
    Bean Blossom farmers market Friday
    4 to 7 p.m. St. David's Episcopal Church, State roads 135 North and 45, Bean Blossom
  • October 3
    SCCAP accepting rental housing voucher applications
    1 to 4 p.m. SCAAP
  • October 4
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • October 4
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • October 4
    Pumpkin Patch Farm Fest in Gnaw Bone
    9 a.m. to dark Kelps' Farm Market, 6473 State Road 46 East
  • October 4
    Chili supper, music and mystery auction at Hickory Ridge
    5 p.m. Hickory Ridge Center, 2314 Hickory Ridge Lane
  • October 4
    FallFare on the Village Green slated for Oct. 4
    8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Village Green at Jefferson and Main streets
  • October 5
    Spearsville church hosts annual homecoming
    1 p.m. Spearsville Church of Christ, 9330 Spearsville Road
  • October 5
    Pumpkin Patch Farm Fest in Gnaw Bone
    9 a.m. to dark Kelps' Farm Market, 6473 State Road 46 East
  • October 5
    Herb barn hosts antique market
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Flower & Herb Barn, 5171 Bean Blossom Road, Nineveh
  • October 5
    Elkinsville community reunion near Browning Mountain´╗┐
    11 a.m. Bill Miller's farm, Elkinsville
  • October 7
    Magic club
    5 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 7
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • October 8
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • October 9
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • October 9
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 10
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • October 10
    Bean Blossom farmers market Friday
    4 to 7 p.m. St. David's Episcopal Church, State roads 135 North and 45, Bean Blossom
  • October 11
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • October 11
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • October 11
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • October 11
    Second Saturday Village Art Walk
    5 to 8 p.m. Downtown Nashville
  • October 14
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • October 15
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • October 16
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 17
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • October 18
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • October 18
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • October 21
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • October 22
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • October 24
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • October 25
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • October 25
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • October 25
    BCSP Halloween activities
    5 to 6 p.m., 8 to 10 p.m. Brown County State Park, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • October 29
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • November 8
    Second Saturday Village Art Walk
    5 to 8 p.m. Downtown Nashville
  • November 8
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road