­­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 3624 S. 600 E, Portland, IN. 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 Madison Township, Jay County, Indiana that the proper officers of Madison 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 Madison 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, Madison 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 Madison Township will meet to adopt the following budget: Public Hearing Date Monday, September 02, 2013 Public Hearing Time 7:30 PM Public Hearing Location Salamonia VFD Adoption Meeting Date Monday, September 09, 2013 Adoption Meeting Time 7:30 PM Adoption Meeting Location Salamonia VFD Estimated Civil Max Levy $36,999,000 Est. Fire Max Levy $36,999,000 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) 0101-General $10,770 $4,809 $0 $4,591 0840-Township Assistance $4,200 $2,403 $0 $1,741 1111-Fire $4,935 $3,699 $0 $'3,689 1190-Cumulative Fire $9,000 $7,029 $0 $6,788 (Township) Totals $28,905 $17,940 $0 $16,809 CR 8-21,28-2013 -HSPAXLP