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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 Ordinance No. 2009-01 is hereby repealed. 2.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

  • April 25
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • April 25
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • April 25
    Wildflower foray slated at historic site
    TC Steele State Historic Site, 4220 T.C. Steele Road, Belmont
  • April 25
    Indiana Wine Fair returns to Story Inn
    12:30 to 7 p.m. Story Inn, 6404 State Road 135 South
  • April 25
    Chamber of Commerce to host ribbon cutting for BC Community Foundation
    2 p.m. BC Community Foundation, 209 N. Van Buren St
  • April 25
    Art classes set for fourth Saturdays at winery
    3 to 5 p.m. Chateau Thomas Winery, Coachlight Square, 225 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 25
    Women invited for free day of pampering
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Hope for Hearts Farm, 1005 State Road 45, 1 mile west of 135/Bean Blossom
  • April 25
    Grand opening of gun, sporting goods store slated
    10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Buck Shot Sporting Goods, 175 S. Jefferson St.
  • April 25
    Youth art show award presentation
    1 to 5 p.m. BC Art Guild, 48 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 25
    Plant sale planned at state park
    9 a.m. until all sold Brown County State Park, State Road 46 East
  • April 25
    Craft fair to support Brown County 4-H
    9 a.m. to 3 p.m. fairgrounds
  • April 25
    Johnson County REMC annual meeting
    10 a.m. Franklin Community High School, 2600 Cumberland Dr.
  • April 25
    Annual library plant sale
    9 a.m. to noon Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • April 25
    Morel Mushroom Festival at music park
    9 a.m. to midnight Bill Monroe Music Park, 5163 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • April 26
    County history center dedication slated
    2 p.m. Brown County History Center, 90 E. Gould
  • April 26
    Wildflower foray slated at historic site
    TC Steele State Historic Site, 4220 T.C. Steele Road, Belmont
  • April 26
    'McFarland, USA' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • April 26
    Morel Festival gospel service at music park
    10 a.m. Bill Monroe Music Park, 5163 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • April 26
    Southern gospel quartet at Gnaw Bone church
    9 a.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • April 26
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    Noon to 2 p.m. Brown County State Park, State Road 46 East
  • April 27
    BC Alcoholic Beverage Board
    11 a.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • April 28
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • April 28
    BC Convention & Visitors Bureau
    8:30 a.m. Brown County State Park, 1450 State Road 46 East (north entrance)
  • April 28
    BC Area Plan Commission
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • April 28
    Open 12-step meeting in New Bellsville area
    8 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • April 29
    BC Board of Zoning Appeals
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • April 29
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • April 29
    Lake Lemon Conservancy District Board
    6 p.m. Benton Township Senior Center, 7606 State Road 45, Unionville
  • April 29
    BC Sheriff's Merit Board
    4 p.m. Sheriff's Office, Law Enforcement Center, 55 State Road 46 East
  • April 30
    Go Club at the library
    4 to 6 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • April 30
    WRAPS
    7 to 9 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • April 30
    Gospel jam & sing at Gnaw Bone church
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • May 1
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • May 1
    Antique tractor, engine and machinery show at the fairgrounds
    7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Brown County 4-H fairgrounds
  • May 1
    'Back to the Future' at the Playhouse
    7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • May 2
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • May 2
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Brown County State Park, State Road 46 East
  • May 2
    Morel Mushroom sale & festival at state park Nature Center
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Brown County State Park, 1450 State Road 46 East (north entrance)
  • May 2
    Antique tractor, engine and machinery show at the fairgrounds
    7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Brown County 4-H fairgrounds
  • May 2
    Spring Blossom Festival dance planned
    6 to 10 p.m. The Seasons Lodge, 560 State Road 46 East
  • May 2
    Spring Blossom Parade and food drive downtown
    11 a.m. downtown Nashville
  • May 3
    Read to a dog at the library
    2 to 3:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • May 3
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    Noon to 2 p.m. Brown County State Park, State Road 46 East
  • May 3
    'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' at the Playhouse
    4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • May 3
    Antique tractor, engine and machinery show at the fairgrounds
    7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Brown County 4-H fairgrounds
  • May 5
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • May 5
    Open 12-step meeting in New Bellsville area
    8 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • May 6
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • May 7
    WRAPS
    7 to 9 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • May 7
    Gospel jam & sing at Gnaw Bone church
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • May 7
    BC photography club
    7 to 9 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • May 8
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • May 9
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • May 9
    Open house conducted at New Song
    9 to 11 a.m. New Song Mission, 7202 Keith Donaldson Road, Freetown
  • May 11
    BC Election Board
    2 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • May 13
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • May 14
    Local Coordinating Council
    8 a.m. Comm. Corrections Office, Suite B, lower level of Veterans Hall, 902 Deer Run Lane,
  • May 16
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • May 16
    Rock & mineral club
    6 p.m. Extension Office, 802 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • May 16
    Historic site hosts outdoor art contest
    7 a.m. to 4 p.m. TC Steele State Historic Site, 4220 T.C. Steele Road, Belmont
  • June 20
    Pollinator Awareness Day at state park Nature Center
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Brown County State Park, 1450 State Road 46 East (north entrance)