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NOTICE!

OUR OFFICES HAVE MOVED ACROSS THE STREET TO:

THE COURTHOUSE, 813 LINCOLNWAY, 2ND FLOOR, SUITES 210 AND 211

YOU WILL NEED TO PASS THROUGH SECURITY WHEN ENTERING THE BUILDING.

PLEASE LEAVE YOUR CELL PHONE AND WEAPONS IN YOUR VEHICLE.

FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, MOST OF OUR DOCUMENTS CAN BE EMAILED TO YOU.

PLEASE CONTACT US AND WE WILL BE HAPPY TO SERVE YOU!

2024

DRAINAGE BOARD MEETINGS

2ND TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH

UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

COUNTY COMPLEX

809 STATE STREET, LAPORTE

MEETING ROOM 3

UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

8:30 AM CT

2024

Tuesday, January 9

Tuesday, February 13

Tuesday, March 12

Tuesday, April 9

AgendaApril2024

DBMinutesApril2024

FRIDAY, APRIL 12, 8:30, 555 MICHIGAN AVE, COMM MEETING ROOM

DBMinutesApril12 2024

Tuesday, May 14

AgendaMay2024

DBMinutesMay2024

Thursday, May 16, 3:00 PM, Complex Meeting Room 3

DBMinutesMay162024

Tuesday, June 11

AgendaJune2024

Tuesday, July 9

MEETING CANCELLED

Tuesday, August 13

Tuesday, September 10

Tuesday, October 8

Tuesday, November 12

Tuesday, December 10

NOTICE!

REGULATED DRAIN BANK SPRAYING PROGRAM 2024

The following ditches will be treated on or about June 15, 2024.

We will be treating the vegetation in the 75 foot regulated drain easement that is measured from the top of the bank on both sides of the ditch.

Berringer Ditch in Lincoln Twp

Bull Ditch in Springfield Twp

County Line Ditch in Wills and Lincoln Twp

Little Kankakee River, 4 miles in Lincoln Twp

O’Hara Ditch in Noble and Hanna Twp

Rodman Ditch in Johnson, Washington, Lincoln, and Pleasant Twp

Thank you!

INTERESTED IN BECOMING AN ACTIVE STEWARD OF INDIANA WATER RESOURCES?

Check out Hoosier Riverwatch!

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE KANKAKEE RIVER WATERSHED ASSESSMENT?

Kankakee and Yellow Rivers Website

VIEW THE KANKAKEE RIVER WATERSHED ASSESSMENT MAP

Online Map

Board Members

Connie Gramarossa, County Commissioner

Pat Vance, District 1

Hugh Glasgow, District 2

Joe Cuson, District 3

Jeff Mitzner , At-Large

Tony Hendricks, County Surveyor, Ex Officio, Non Voting Member

John South, Secretary

For correspondence, to be placed on the agenda, or to request meeting minutes, please email John South

ESTABLISHING A CITIZEN DRAINAGE BOARD 

ORDINANCE 89-3

INFORMATION ABOUT FLOOD INSURANCE AND FLOOD ZONES

FLOODSMART.GOV

INFORMATION ABOUT WETLANDS

IDEM WETLANDS, LAKES AND STREAM REGULATION

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE NEW KANKAKEE RIVER WATERSHED ASSESSMENT?

KANKAKEE AND YELLOW RIVERS WEBSITE

VIEW THE KANKAKEE RIVER WATERSHED ASSESSMENT MAP

ONLINE MAP

DUTIES OF THE COUNTY SURVEYOR

IC 36-2-12 COUNTY SURVEYOR

IF YOUR SURVEY STAKES WERE PULLED OUT

IC 35-43 OFFENSES AGAINST PROPERTY

INFORMATION ABOUT FENCES

IC 32-26 FENCES

INFORMATION ABOUT EASEMENTS

LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR RIGHT-OF-WAY EASEMENTS

DRAINAGE LAW

IC 36-9-27 DRAINAGE LAW

REGULATED DRAIN CROSSING APPLICATION

REGULATED DRAIN CROSSING APP 2023

DOING A DRAINAGE PROJECT AND WONDERING IF YOU NEED PERMITS?

INDIANA WATERWAYS INQUIRY REQUEST

NEIGHBOR CHANGING DRAINAGE NEAR YOU? 

COMMON ENEMY DOCTRINE

SOLVING DRAINAGE PROBLEMS

WANT TO BECOME A SURVEYOR?

ISPLS.ORG

STATE BOARD OF REGISTRATION FOR PROFESSIONAL SURVEYORS

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