Meeting: Solid Waste Management District Board

The Dubois County Solid Waste Management District Board met Monday and:

• Discussed details of a draft personal property maintenance ordinance, which combines the county’s junk and weed ordinances. Board members discussed what qualifies as a violation and what kinds of fines should be enacted for violations. They will continue the discussion at their next meeting, which is scheduled for 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Dubois County Courthouse Annex, 602 Main St., Jasper.

• Thanked Jasper Mayor Terry Seitz for his service on the board. Seitz is resigning as at the end of the year. The new mayor will take his place on the district board. The board also thanked board Attorney Art Nordhoff for his service and hired Greg Schnarr as its new attorney.

• Reappointed Martha Wehr as controller, the person who takes care of the district’s claims and keeps track of the district’s funds.

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