­­Public Notice 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 6421 W. 300 S., Portland, In 47371. 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 Jefferson Township, Jay County, Indiana that the proper officers of Jefferson 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 Jefferson 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, Jefferson 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 Jefferson Township will meet to adopt the following budget: Date of Public Hearing: 9/16/2013 Time of Public Hearing: 7:30 PM Public Hearing Place: 6421 W. 300 S., Portland, In 47371 Date of Adoption Meeting: 9/30/2013 Time of Adoption Meeting: 7:30 PM Adoption Meeting Place: 6421 W. 300 S., Portland, In 47371 Estimated Civil Max Levy: 5,220 Fund Name Budget Estimate Maximum Estimated Funds to Excessive Current be Raised (including appeals Levy Appeals Tax and levies exempt from (Included in Levy maximum levy limitations) column 3) General 16,115 7,000 4,963 Township Assistance 8,000 Fire 9,050 11,000 9,401 Total 33,165 18,000 14,364 CR 8-14,28-2013 -HSPAXLP