Dear All, As the Fourth of July nears we all know that there are those who will be doing some of their own fireworks.  I have attached two information sheets about fireworks.  The first is from the State and is on Fireworks Safety.  Remember, our Marion County laws do limit fireworks to the dates around […]

Eagle Creek

Dear All, Hard to imagine, but July is almost here.  So as we look ahead, the July calendar for Eagle Creek Park is attached.  Please note the  park office, Earth Discovery Center, and Ornithology Center will be closed on July 4th.  The rest of the park will be open and ready for you to enjoy.  […]


Dear All, Wanted to make sure that everyone had the latest on I – 65 as this work gets closer.  While I sent out the information a couple of weeks ago, the below is the reminder that I received today and I wanted you to have it as well. Some of you may say, “This […]

Town Hall Meeting

Dear All, As you are aware, I wanted to have this Town Hall Meeting before the Council voted on the proposal.  Unfortunately, that did not happen, but Dr. Caine is still coming out to our Town Hall Meeting on Monday, June 25th from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Flanner and Buchanan Community Center located […]

Mosquito Control

Dear All, With the rain we have had lately and now the heat, mosquitoes will be breeding and becoming a nuisance as we enjoy doing out door activities.  I have attached the brochure that is being put out this year by the Marion County Health Department about mosquitoes – how to help stop them from […]

Flag Day

Dear All, Today, June 14th, is a very special holiday, but one that seems “forgotten” in celebrating.  It is Flag Day, one that is seen on calendars or maybe stores having sales; however, one that is not talked about like most holidays.  In our Nation’s history the flag has meant a lot to so many people.  Our […]


Dear All, While this will not be occurring until July 1st, I wanted to start giving everyone a “heads up” now.    This way you can think about how it will affect you, your friends, family and start planning ahead. There are two projects that will be happening at the same time.  The one, which […]


Dear All, Finally DPW is getting into neighborhoods to fill potholes.  I have even heard from a couple of you that your neighborhood has had theirs filled.  DPW was not able to work as quickly as they had hoped in getting into neighborhoods due to the late snows and freezing/thawing temperatures along with spring rains.  […]

Town Hall Meeting

Dear All, My next quarterly Town Hall Meeting is coming up on Monday, June 25th from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  It will be held at Flanner and Buchanan Community Center (building in back) located 2950 N. High School Road.  I have invited  Dr. Virginia Caine from the Marion County Public Health Department to be […]