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The Pulaski County Community Development Commission (CDC) is excited to announce that as of Sept. 18, Winamac Lumber Yard LLC, has successfully repaid the Pulaski County Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) one year ahead of schedule. In September 2011, Kyle Kruzick, manager of All Seasons Home Center,...
The Winamac Town Council is looking to clean up the town and they have a plan that might require a little help from the county. During a regular commissioners’ meeting on Monday, Winamac Town Council President Ken McFarland, councilman Dan Vanaman and town manager Brad Zellers approached the...
Monterey residents wanting cheaper prices on garbage pickup may have to do their own bidding. During a regular meeting, town councilwoman Emily Bailey said a resident approached one of the local garbage companies in regards to serving Monterey and obtained an estimated quote that Bailey presented...
The Pulaski County Council continues to move forward with the implementing of the Local Option Income Tax, amidst great debate. Council president Jay Sullivan said the need for the Local Option Income Tax (LOIT) outweighs the objections, during a regular council meeting on Monday. Auditor Shelia...
A joint session on Sept. 2 between the Pulaski County commissioners and council led to the hiring of a technology manager and to begin adopting an income tax. The county council wanted to give a 10-percent raise to all county employees but after the numbers were calculated and it was determined...
As the Pulaski County Health Department is cutting the current budget and preparing to spend less next year, employees are also looking at how to generate more funding. During a regular meeting on Monday, Pulaski County Health Department Director of Environmental Health Terri Hansen approached the...
In Pulaski County, around 13 percent of the population lives at poverty level. In the state of Indiana, one in five children go hungry every day! In order to learn how the public can help meet this great need, one must first understand poverty. Purdue Extension of Pulaski County will be hosting a...
Pulaski County Council members have wrapped up the budget hearings deciding where an estimated $1.6 million must be cut from the 2016 budget but they are not done yet. The council, along with the commissioners, will be meeting Wednesday at 7 p.m. to discuss where additional funds can be cut. On...
A special meeting to discuss the 2016 budget and the alternates for the elementary building project was held on Monday with positive votes. Superintendent Dan Foster said both issues are time sensitive due to advertising the budget in the local newspaper and the 60-day limit on the alternates...
Francesville Town Council members are approving some of the final details of the fall festival. During a regular meeting on Aug. 17, council members approved for the Lincoln funeral train replica to be set on the street instead of on the railroad tracks. Festival representatives were hoping the...

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