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APRIL 2014
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N. Dearborn Road closure: A portion of N. Dearborn Road will close between Pinhook and Haas on Wednesday, April 16 for about two weeks for work to stabilize the road in the Harrison Hill area. Check back for upates on other road closures.

Unsafe buildings focus of new county law: Dearborn County Commissioners have approved an unsafe-buildings law which they say will target only the worst cases. Click here for details.
Courthouse project takes another step: An architectural firm has been chosen to develop a conceptual design for what may become an annex to the historic Dearborn County courthouse. Click here for updates.
All Saints parishioners see changes: Archbishop of Indianapolis Joseph W. Tobin was in Dearborn County recently to tell All Saints parishioners about a pastoral change for the four churches that have merged as a result of decrees issued last summer. Click here for details.
Sunman-Dearborn School Board: The school board postponed decisions regarding overtime and use of school facilities after staff members, parents and students expressed concern about possible changes in policies. Click here for details.
State Line Road project to begin soon: The plan to widen State Line Road in Bright, which has been under discussion since 1999, will begin soon with utility relocation. Road construction will likely begin next year. Click here for details.
Collier Ridge bridge: If all goes according to plan, work on replacement of the Collier Ridge Road bridge should begin in May. The bridge has been closed sice the spring of 2010. Click here for details.
Community Correspondents: Read about your neighbors in 4 counties in the communities of Bright, Hidden Valley Lake, St. Leon, Jackson Township, Dover, Logan, Guilford, New Alsace, Sunman, Town of West Harrison, Yorkville, Lawrenceburg, Aurora, Manchester, Moores Hill, Dillsboro, Milan, Franklin County and Rising Sun/Ohio County!

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