More InformationEMERGENCY SESSION OF THE CITY OF LAWRENCEBURG BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS
TO CONSIDER A RESOLUTION IDENTIFYING CERTAIN AREAS FOR UNDERGROUND OR BURIED UTILITIES ONLY
To be held Friday, April 28th, 2017 at 9:00 A.M.
In the Chambers of Lawrenceburg City Hall
230 Walnut Street, Lawrenceburg, Indiana 47025
This is a public meeting and all members of the public and the media are welcome to attend.
Public hearing and comments will be heard and a vote will be taken.
The meeting will be held to consider and pass or reject a proposed Resolution that would identify certain areas of the City of Lawrenceburg as designated for underground or buried utilities only. The proposed Resolution includes all area within the corporate boundaries of the City of Lawrenceburg for this purpose.
Notice is being given less than 48 hours from the time of the public meeting in compliance with Indiana open door laws and in accordance with the emergency provisions of I.C. § 5-14-1.5-5 as follows:
5-14-1.5-5. Notice of meetings.
(a) Public notice of the date, time, and place of any meetings, executive sessions, or of any rescheduled or reconvened meeting, shall be given at least forty-eight (48) hours (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and legal holidays) before the meeting. This requirement does not apply to reconvened meetings (not including executive sessions) where announcement of the date, time, and place of the reconvened meeting is made at the original meeting and recorded in the memoranda and minutes thereof, and there is no change in the agenda.
(d) If a meeting is called to deal with an emergency involving actual or threatened injury to person or property, or actual or threatened disruption of the governmental activity under the jurisdiction of the public agency by any event, then the time requirements of notice under this section shall not apply, but:
(1) news media which have requested notice of meetings under subsection (b)(2) must be given the same notice as is given to the members of the governing body; and
(2) the public must be notified by posting a copy of the notice according to subsection (b)(1).