Work session time changed

    The City of Greendale Council will meet for a Work Session to discuss the 2019 Budgets at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27,  at the City Administration Building, 500 Ridge Ave., Greendale. Previously the meeting had been set to start at a later time.


Ivy Tech to host free Shakespeare production

Ivy Tech Community College will host a free production of a Shakespeare play next week at its Lawrenceburg Riverfront location.

The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s summer production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” will be at 7 p.m. Aug. 29 at the College’s plaza atop the parking garage at the Riverfront Campus, 50 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg.

The renowned company, one of only a handful nationwide to have performed Shakespeare’s entire canon of plays, will perform for free as part of the College’s growing liberal arts and community outreach programs.


Zoning, plan meetings cancelled

The City of Greendale Board of Zoning Appeals and Planning Commission meetings for Aug. 27, have been cancelled due to lack of agenda items.


Redevelopment board to meet

The Greendale Redevelopment Commission will meet in regular session Tuesday, Aug. 28, at 5:30 p.m. at 500 Ridge Ave.  Topics of discussion will be executive director report, updates on MGPI project,  south redevelopment drainage project, electrical substation, U.S. 50 utility relocation,  Giles expansion project, Lischkge relocation project, INDOT Projects, 2018 comp plan update, K9 country club project, IDNR trail grant, various property matters, new water line project and any other matters presented.  



Indiana Senate Republican Caucus offers internships

The Indiana Senate Republican Caucus is offering paid, spring-semester internships to college students, recent college graduates and graduate students during the 2019 legislative session.
Full-time positions are available in many departments, including legislative, legal, policy, communications, multimedia and information technology. Qualified candidates must be at least a college sophomore.
Benefits include a $750 bi-weekly stipend, scholarship and academic credit opportunities, professional development, community involvement and networking.


G’dale will meet to discuss budgets

The City of Greendale Council will meet for a work session to discuss the 2019 Budgets at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27, at the City Administration Building, 500 Ridge Ave., Greendale.



Apply for park deer reduction hunts

Indiana State Parks is seeking volunteer hunters to participate in managed deer reduction hunts at 19 locations later this year.
Applications must be received by Aug. 20.
Properties where hunting is allowed with firearms only (any firearm legal to take deer on public land in Indiana) are: Brown County, Chain O’Lakes, Harmonie, Indiana Dunes, Lincoln, Ouabache, Potato Creek, Prophetstown, Shades, Shakamak, Summit Lake, Tippecanoe River, Turkey Run, Versailles, and Whitewater Memorial state parks, and Cave River Valley Natural Area.


Tick-borne illnesses increase

State health officials are urging Hoosiers to protect themselves from ticks as cases of tick-borne disease continue to rise in the state.

More than 100 cases of tick-borne disease have been reported so far in 2018, including one death due to ehrlichiosis in an elderly patient. Deaths from ehrlichiosis are rare in Indiana, with only four deaths reported in the last five years.

Ticks are small, insect-like creatures that are found throughout Indiana in grassy and wooded areas. They tend to be most active during the late spring and early summer.


Website offers info on judge retention

Justice Geoffrey G. Slaughter (Indiana Supreme Court) and Judge Robert R. Altice, Jr., (Indiana Court of Appeals) are on the ballot for retention in this year’s election day. In November, voters will decide “yes” or “no” on whether to retain each appellate judge.

A website has been designed by the Indiana Supreme Court’s Office of Judicial Administration as a way for voters to make informed decisions about the judges on the ballot. The website can be found at


Commissioners to attend voting taskforce meeting

Two Dearborn County Commissioners will attend a Voting Center Taskforce Meeting at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, in the Henry Dearborn Room at the Dearborn County Government Center, Lawrenceburg.  
Commissioner Jim Thatcher will be attending the meeting in the capacity of the GOP Party Chair and Commissioner and Art Little will attend the meeting as a BOC Representative.  




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