NOTICE TO TAXPAYERS
Complete details of budget estimates by fund and/or department may be seen by visiting the office of this unit of government at Franklin Township Trustee Office. The political subdivision or appropriate fiscal body shall publish this notice twice in accordance with IC 5-3-1 with the first publication at least ten days before the date fixed for the public hearing and the second publication at least three days before the date fixed for the public hearing.
Notice is hereby given to taxpayers of Franklin Township, Kosciusko County, Indiana, that the proper officers of Franklin Township will conduct a public hearing on the year 2014 budget. Following this meeting, any ten or more taxpayers may object to a budget, tax rate, or tax levy by filing an objection petition with the proper officers of Franklin Township not more than seven days after the hearing. The objection petition must identify the provisions of the budget, tax rate, or tax levy to which taxpayers object. If a petition is filed, Franklin Township shall adopt with the budget a finding concerning the objections in the petition and testimony presented. Following the aforementioned hearing, the proper officers of Franklin Township will meet to adopt the following budget:
Date of Public Hearing: 9/24/2013
Time of Public Hearing: 7:00 P.M.
Public Hearing Place: 9521 S. 825 W., Akron
Date of Adoption Meeting: 10/8/2013
Time of Adoption Meeting: 7:00 P.M.
Adoption Meeting Place: 9521 S. 825 W., Akron
Estimated Civil Max Levy: $34,734
Maximum Estimated Funds To Be Raised Excessive Levy (Including Appeals & Levies Exempt Appeals (Included) Current
Fund Name Budget Estimate From Maximum Levy Limitations) (In Column 3) Tax Levy
General $21,380 $17,600 $21,355
Township Assistance 8,900 2,200 5,170
Emergency Ambulance/Med Services-Fire 7,000 7,000 5,175
Fire 48,400 25,900 24,977Recreation 8,000 8,000 2,173
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TOTAL $93,680 $60,700 $58,850