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MARCH 2015
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  • Midway point of legislative session
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  • Criminal justice bill passes House
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    First responders, lawmakers meet: First responders from the region who met with state Reps. Randy Frye and Jud McMillin on Feb. 14 heard more details about legislation creating a Fire Academy and a bill that has caused concern among Department of Natural Resources law-enforcement officers. Click here for details.

    Bright-Interstate 74 connector study?: Some elected officials from the Bright area are taking a wait-and-see view of a proposal for a connector road from the Bright area to Interstate 74. Click here for details.
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    State Route 1 traffic study: Three informational meetings have been scheduled to hear a report on a SR 1 traffic and safety study.
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    Click here for the report by American Structurepoint.

    Courthouse Q&A: The Beacon conducts a Q&A with Dearborn County Administrator Terri Randall on the possible expansion of the Dearborn County Courthouse, which could cost up to nearly $12 million. Click here for the Q&A.
    Click here to see details on each of the proposed plans.
    Click here for County Council coverage about the Courthouse.
    Municipal elections: Candidates have filed for the May 5 primary for Lawrenceburg, Aurora and Greendale offices. Click here for a list of candidates provided by the Dearborn County Clerk's office.

    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, Greendale, West Harrison, Yorkville, Lawrenceburg, Aurora, Manchester, Moores Hill, Dillsboro, Milan, Franklin County, Batesville and Rising Sun/Ohio County!

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