Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE
The contents of storage Unit Building 3 #15 formerly rented to Amber Colwell, at the Crothersville Handie Self Storage on Marshall Drive in Crothersville will be opened and contents disposed of as a result on non-payment of rent on Saturday, April 22, 2017 unless payments are made in full.
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PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE TO TAXPAYERS
OF ADDITIONAL APPROPRIATIONS
Notice is hereby given to the taxpayers of Jackson County, Indiana, that the proper legal officer of Jackson County at their regular meeting place at Jackson County Courthouse Annex, at 6:00 p.m. on the 19th day of April, 2017, will consider the following appropriations in excess of the budget for the current year.
Cumulative Bridge Fund
Capital Outlays                          80,000
Total Cumulative Bridge Fund    80,000
Emergency Management Special Approp Fund
Supplies                                      3,880
Total Emergency Management

Special Approp Fund                   3,880
Problem Solving Court Grant Fund-
Community Corrections
Other Services & Charges             6,461
Total Problem Solving Court Grant Fund-
Community Corrections                 6,461
Taxpayers appearing at the meeting shall have a right to be heard.  The additional appropriations as finally made will be referred to the Department of local Government Finance (DLGF). The DLGF will make a written determination as to the sufficiency of funds to support the appropriations made within fifteen (15) days of receipt of a Certified Copy of the action taken.
Dated: April 5, 2017
Kathy S. Hohenstreiter
Fiscal Officer
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Public Notices

2016 School Performance

PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Notice is hereby given that Jackson County, lndiana, acting by and through its Board of Commissioners, will receive sealed bids at the Office of the Auditor, Jackson County Courthouse, Brownstown, lndiana, until 4:00 pm on Monday April 17, for the 2017 Resurfacing Program.
At the hour of 9 AM local time on Tuesday April 18, 2017 all bids for this work will be opened and read aloud in the Jackson County Annex aL220 East Walnut Street, Brownstown, lndiana.
Bids shall be unit price for all work called for in the contract documents and submitted on the forms prescribed including and submitting on the forms prescribed including the State Board of Accounts Form No. 96 (Revised 2009).
The bidder must file with their sealed bid, a certified check or bid bond in the amount equal to ten (10%) percent of the total bid, payable to the Jackson County Board of Commissioners. The above check or bid bond is to ensure the execution of the contract on which such bid is made.
The contractor to whom the work is awarded will be required to furnish, before commencing work, a performance, maintenance and pavement, bond in the amount equal to the bid price of the contract awarded to said contractor, and certificates of all insurance required by specifications.
The contract documents are on file for public inspection at:
Jackson County Highway Department
360 South County Road 25 East
Brownstown, lndiana 47220
A copy of the contract documents may be obtained at the County Highway Department at no charge to the contractor. Any questions should be directed to Jerry Ault, County Highway Supervisor at 812-358-2226.
The Board of Commissioners of Jackson County reserves the right to reject any and all bids and the right to waive any informality in the bidding process.
Jackson County Auditor
Mrs. Kathy Hohenstreiter
Jackson County 2017 Resurfacing Program
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PUBLIC NOTICE
STATE OF INDIANA,
JACKSON SUPERIOR COURT 1
COUNTY OF JACKSON, SS:
CAUSE NO. 36C01-1702-MI-0018
The Peoples Bank of Brownstown
vs.
Jeff McClintock and
Bureau of Motor Vehicles
NOTICE OF FILING OF ACTION
To: The Defendant named above, including their successors or assigns, whose identities and whereabouts are unknown.
Notice is hereby given that on February 22, 2017, there was filed in the Office of the Clerk of Jackson County, Indiana, a Petition to Obtain Title to a Motor Vehicle and Praecipe for Summons by Publication on the Defendants, whoever they may be, showing that the identities and whereabouts of Jeff McClintock, including his Successors or Assigns, are unknown.
Unless you respond to this notice by entering your appearance in the above-captioned cause within thirty (30) days of the last publication of this notice, the cause will be heard and decided in your absence.
/s/ Amanda Lowery, Clerk
Jackson Circuit/Superior Court
Jeffrey J. Lorenzo
LORENZO & BEVERS
Attorney for Plaintiffs
218 West Second Street
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 524-9000
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Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Notice is hereby given that Jackson County, lndiana, acting by and through its Board of Commissioners, will receive sealed bids at the Office of the Auditor, Jackson County Courthouse, Brownstown, lndiana, until 4:00 pm on Monday April 17, for the 2017 Resurfacing Program.
At the hour of 9 AM local time on Tuesday April 18, 2017 all bids for this work will be opened and read aloud in the Jackson County Annex aL220 East Walnut Street, Brownstown, lndiana.
Bids shall be unit price for all work called for in the contract documents and submitted on the forms prescribed including and submitting on the forms prescribed including the State Board of Accounts Form No. 96 (Revised 2009).
The bidder must file with their sealed bid, a certified check or bid bond in the amount equal to ten (10%) percent of the total bid, payable to the Jackson County Board of Commissioners. The above check or bid bond is to ensure the execution of the contract on which such bid is made.
The contractor to whom the work is awarded will be required to furnish, before commencing work, a performance, maintenance and pavement, bond in the amount equal to the bid price of the contract awarded to said contractor, and certificates of all insurance required by specifications.
The contract documents are on file for public inspection at:
Jackson County Highway Department
360 South County Road 25 East
Brownstown, lndiana 47220
A copy of the contract documents may be obtained at the County Highway Department at no charge to the contractor. Any questions should be directed to Jerry Ault, County Highway Supervisor at 812-358-2226.
The Board of Commissioners of Jackson County reserves the right to reject any and all bids and the right to waive any informality in the bidding process.
Jackson County Auditor
Mrs. Kathy Hohenstreiter
Jackson County 2017 Resurfacing Program
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PUBLIC NOTICE
STATE OF INDIANA,
JACKSON SUPERIOR COURT 1
COUNTY OF JACKSON, SS:
CAUSE NO. 36C01-1702-MI-0018
The Peoples Bank of Brownstown
vs.
Jeff McClintock and
Bureau of Motor Vehicles
NOTICE OF FILING OF ACTION
To: The Defendant named above, including their successors or assigns, whose identities and whereabouts are unknown.
Notice is hereby given that on February 22, 2017, there was filed in the Office of the Clerk of Jackson County, Indiana, a Petition to Obtain Title to a Motor Vehicle and Praecipe for Summons by Publication on the Defendants, whoever they may be, showing that the identities and whereabouts of Jeff McClintock, including his Successors or Assigns, are unknown.
Unless you respond to this notice by entering your appearance in the above-captioned cause within thirty (30) days of the last publication of this notice, the cause will be heard and decided in your absence.
/s/ Amanda Lowery, Clerk
Jackson Circuit/Superior Court
Jeffrey J. Lorenzo
LORENZO & BEVERS
Attorney for Plaintiffs
218 West Second Street
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 524-9000
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PUBLIC NOTICE
STATE OF INDIANA,
 IN THE JACKSON CIRCUIT COURT
COUNTY OF JACKSON, SS:
CAUSE NO.  36C01-1701-EU-009
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE
OF FLORENCE K. CARTER, DECEASED.
NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATION
In the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Indiana.
Pursuant to I.C. 29-1-7-7, notice is hereby given that Cynthia A. Dennis was, on February 1, 2017, appointed Personal Representative of the Estate of Florence K. Carter, deceased, who died testate on December 27, 2016.
All persons having claims against this estate, whether or not now due, must file the claim in the office of the clerk of this court within three (3) months from the date of first publication of this notice, or within nine (9) months after the decedent’s death, whichever is earlier, or the claims will be forever barred.
Dated at Brownstown, Indiana, this 1st day of February, 2017.
Amanda L. Lowery,
Clerk of the Circuit Court of
Jackson County, Indiana
Attorney for Estate:
Matthew J. Lorenzo
Lorenzo & Bevers
218 West Second Street
Seymour, IN 47274
Phone:  (812) 524-9000
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PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE OF NEW STORMWATER RATES FOR
THE TOWN OF CROTHERSVILLE, INDIANA
[PUBLIC HEARING]
Property owners, ratepayers and other interested parties in or served or to be served by the utilities of the Town of Crothersville, Indiana (“Town”) are hereby notified that a public hearing will be held by the Town Council, at the Town Hall, 111 East Howard Street, Crothersville, Indiana 47229, commencing at 6:00 PM on April 4, 2017.  The purpose of the hearing is to consider the establishment of stormwater user fees for the users of the Town’s utilities.  At the hearing, interested persons will have the opportunity to be heard concerning the stormwater rates and charges to be established by the ordinances.
The complete text of the ordinances are available for examination and copying at the office of the Clerk-Treasurer at the Town Hall of the Town of Crothersville, 111 East Howard Street, Crothersville, Indiana 47229 during normal business hours and will be available at the public hearing.
At the April 4, 2017 meeting, the Town Council shall consider, and may take final action on, the proposed ordinance.
Terry Richey
Clerk-Treasurer
Dated: March 8, 2017
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Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE
These are the Court Claims that were approved by Commissioners for the month of January 2017.
Circuit Court
Blondie’s Pizzeria, $160.33; Frontier, $99.99; Phillips & Co, $280.00; Bedford Office Supply, $72.42; Pitney Bowes Inc, $156.00; Matthew Bender & Co Inc, $454.01.
Superior Court I
Business Info Systems Inc, $4054.00
Superior Court II
Farrow & Thompson, $25.00; Bedford Office Supply Inc, $446.29.
Kathy S. Hohenstreiter
Jackson County Auditor
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PUBLIC NOTICE
These are the Court Claims that were approved by Commissioners for the month of February 2017.
Circuit Court
Lorie Gutierrez, $408.76; Melissa Hayes, $232.00; Comcast Cable, $489.90; Pengad Inc, $30.50; Phillips & Co, $200.00; Bedford Office Supply, $106.59; Quill Corporation, $68.96; IN Univ Psychiatric Assoc, $4350.00; Pitney Bowes Postage by Phone, $3406.41.
Superior Court I
Bedford Office Supply, $689.76; Phillips & Co, $150.00
Superior Court II
Maria Hendrix, $100.00; Bedford Office Supply, $33.98; West, $337.00; Treasurer of Jackson Co, $50,000.00; Business Info Systems, Inc, $1740.00
Kathy S. Hohenstreiter
Jackson County Auditor
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PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE OF ADOPTION AND AMENDMENT OF AN ANIMAL ORDINANCE
FOR THE TOWN OF CROTHERSVILLE, INDIANA
Property owners and other interested parties in the Town of Crothersville, Indiana (“Town”) are hereby notified that the Town Council adopted an amended animal ordinance on March 7, 2017.  The ordinance contains fines and penalties for violations.
The complete text of the animal ordinances is available for examination and copying at the office of the Clerk-Treasurer at the Town Hall of the Town of Crothersville, 111 East Howard Street, Crothersville, Indiana 47229 during normal business hours.
Terry Richey
Clerk-Treasurer
Dated: March 8, 2017
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PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE OF NEW STORMWATER RATES FOR
THE TOWN OF CROTHERSVILLE, INDIANA
[PUBLIC HEARING]
Property owners, ratepayers and other interested parties in or served or to be served by the utilities of the Town of Crothersville, Indiana (“Town”) are hereby notified that a public hearing will be held by the Town Council, at the Town Hall, 111 East Howard Street, Crothersville, Indiana 47229, commencing at 6:00 PM on April 4, 2017.  The purpose of the hearing is to consider the establishment of stormwater user fees for the users of the Town’s utilities.  At the hearing, interested persons will have the opportunity to be heard concerning the stormwater rates and charges to be established by the ordinances.
The complete text of the ordinances are available for examination and copying at the office of the Clerk-Treasurer at the Town Hall of the Town of Crothersville, 111 East Howard Street, Crothersville, Indiana 47229 during normal business hours and will be available at the public hearing.
At the April 4, 2017 meeting, the Town Council shall consider, and may take final action on, the proposed ordinance.
Terry Richey
Clerk-Treasurer
Dated: March 8, 2017
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PUBLIC NOTICE
STATE OF INDIANA,
IN THE JACKSON CIRCUIT COURT
COUNTY OF JACKSON, SS:
CAUSE NO.  36C01-1701-EU-009
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE
OF FLORENCE K. CARTER, DECEASED.
NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATION
In the Circuit Court of Jackson County, Indiana.
Pursuant to I.C. 29-1-7-7, notice is hereby given that Cynthia A. Dennis was, on February 1, 2017, appointed Personal Representative of the Estate of Florence K. Carter, deceased, who died testate on December 27, 2016.
All persons having claims against this estate, whether or not now due, must file the claim in the office of the clerk of this court within three (3) months from the date of first publication of this notice, or within nine (9) months after the decedent’s death, whichever is earlier, or the claims will be forever barred.
Dated at Brownstown, Indiana, this 1st day of February, 2017.
Amanda L. Lowery,
Clerk of the Circuit Court of
Jackson County, Indiana
Attorney for Estate:
Matthew J. Lorenzo
Lorenzo & Bevers
218 West Second Street
Seymour, IN 47274
Phone:  (812) 524-9000
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PUBLIC NOTICE
STATE OF INDIANA,
JACKSON SUPERIOR COURT 1
COUNTY OF JACKSON, SS:
CAUSE NO. 36C01-1702-MI-0018
The Peoples Bank of Brownstown
vs.
Jeff McClintock and
Bureau of Motor Vehicles
NOTICE OF FILING OF ACTION
To: The Defendant named above, including their successors or assigns, whose identities and whereabouts are unknown.
Notice is hereby given that on February 22, 2017, there was filed in the Office of the Clerk of Jackson County, Indiana, a Petition to Obtain Title to a Motor Vehicle and Praecipe for Summons by Publication on the Defendants, whoever they may be, showing that the identities and whereabouts of Jeff McClintock, including his Successors or Assigns, are unknown.
Unless you respond to this notice by entering your appearance in the above-captioned cause within thirty (30) days of the last publication of this notice, the cause will be heard and decided in your absence.
/s/ Amanda Lowery, Clerk
Jackson Circuit/Superior Court
Jeffrey J. Lorenzo
LORENZO & BEVERS
Attorney for Plaintiffs
218 West Second Street
Seymour, IN 47274
(812) 524-9000
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Public Notices

2016 Town Annual Report

2016 Hamilton Twp Annual

2016 County Annual

PUBLIC NOTICE
NOTICE TO BIDDERS

PROJECT: Jackson County Judicial Center
LOCATION: Brownstown, IN
Notice is hereby given that the Commissioners of Jackson County will receive sealed bids under four (4) prime contracts; General Construction, Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing, to a Construction Manager for the construction of the new Jackson County Judicial Center.
The county has elected to move forward with the proposed construction of an approximately 38,000 sf new Judicial Center.  The new Judicial Center will be 2-stories with a partial basement structure to house the county courtrooms, court staff, clerk’s offices, prosecutor’s offices, and related ancillary functions.
Bids will be accepted at the office of the Jackson County Auditor, 111 South Main Street, Brownstown, IN 47220. Bids are due on Monday, March 20, 2017 by 4:00pm local time.
Bids will be opened and read during the March 21, 2017 County Commissioners Meeting to be held at 9:00am local time.
Bidders shall include with their bid, a bid deposit in the amount of 5% of the total bid in the form of a bank draft, certified check, money order or bid bond.  Bids shall be properly and completely executed on Revised Form No. 96 as required by the Statutes of Indiana.
After the Jackson County Commissioners have made an award to the successful bidder, the bid securities will be returned within thirty (30) days.  The bid security of the lowest acceptable bidder will be returned on request after the Jackson County Commissioners have made an award to the successful bidder and if satisfactory Payment and Performance Bonds have been delivered.
The Jackson County Commissioners reserve the right to reject any or all proposals and to waive any informalities or irregularities in the proposals received. In addition, Jackson County Commissioners reserve the right to accept any or all proposals which are deemed most favorable at the time and under the conditions stipulated in the Contract Documents.
Plans, specifications, bid forms and instructions to bidders are available at the following locations:
Repro Graphix – 437 North Illinois Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 (For Purchase)
Garmong Office, 5988 Michigan Road, Indianapolis IN 46228 (For Viewing)
Documents can be viewed electronically through the Garmong Construction Services.  For access contact Steve Meier by email @ SMeier@garmong.net or by phone @ (317) 682-1001.
A Pre-Bid Conference will be on March 3, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Superior Court II, 220 E Walnut Street, Brownstown, Indiana, 47220.
Notice is hereby given per Indiana code section 4-13.6-5-8 “Solicitations of Sealed Bids; Public Notice”
Jackson County Commissioners
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