Come and join the Americus Area Community Coalition for all you can eat pancakes! Advance tickets are available at Wolfe’s Leisure Time Campground located at 7414 Old State Road 25 N, Americus, IN 47905.
On the Thursday, January 26, the Rogers Group filed again to go the Tippecanoe County Board of Zoning Appeals for a special exception to permit a mining operation in Americus. Following are a couple of helpful links that provide additional detail.
Area Planning Commission: https://www.tippecanoe.in.gov/AgendaCenter
APC Executive Committee Feb. 1 Agenda
Board of Zoning Appeals Feb. 22 Agenda
A. DETERMINATION OF SPECIAL EXCEPTION (BZA-1957 ROGERS GROUP, INC.) document
Look for a public meeting in the near future.
Appreciative for your continued support,
AACC Advisory Board
Get an update on happenings Tuesday evening, November 10th, 7p.m., at the Tippecanoe County Public Library, 627 South Street, downtown Lafayette.
Tony Roswarski, Lafayette Mayor and President of the Wabash River Enhancement Corporation, will have the latest on the Old National Bank development and river promenade.
WREC Executive Director Stan Lambert will provide updates on other initiatives under way in Lafayette, West Lafayette, and Tippecanoe County, as well as the larger effort to monitor and promote best environmental practices in the watershed.
Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Greater Lafayette, the program is free and open to the public. It provides a good opportunity to support for environmental stewardship of the Wabash.
Monday, Nov. 16, between 4:30 and 6:30 at the County Library is the follow-up meeting for community input on the Wabash River Strategic Plan that was revealed October 20.
More input from the community is desired.
Suggestions of trails, restaurants, docks, etc are being incorporated. Our area of the Wabash is an extension of this plan.
The Hoosier Heartland Corridor Strategic Plan has progressed.
The Draft Plan is complete and a survey is available for your input…
A summary document of the plan is available online or hard copies are available at:
It is 30 questions & should take 10-15 minutes. It is available online from now until November 16.
Thank you for your participation! Spread the word about the survey; your opinion matters! Please visit www.heartlandstrategicplan.com to access the Summary document, Draft Plan (full document), and the survey. (paraphrased from Erin Cotant ,Associate Planner, American Structurepoint, Inc)
photo credit: tengrrl via flickr.com
The Tippecanoe County Area Plan Commission will meet on Wednesday, September 16, at 6pm. One item to be presented and considered is billboard restrictions that would apply to Hoosier Heartland, Wabash River Scenic Byway(South River Road area) and the new US 231. The proposal and maps of the affected areas are below.
For those who enjoy reading them or those who object to them ruining the landscape, this is an opportunity to express your opinion. Anyone can speak. You may be asked by the APC to put your name and address on a sheet of paper so they have it for their records or to verbally give it before speaking.
Come and voice your opinion.
Wednesday, Sept. 16
Tippecanoe Room in County Office Bldg
The Americus Area Community Coalition will hold it’s August public meeting on Thursday, August 20, at 7pm. Come to get updates on the Rogers Group lawsuit against Tippecanoe County. There will also be a private screening of Americus: The Documentary.
The meeting will be at Wolfe’s Leisure Time Campground, 7414 Old State Rd 25, Lafayette, IN 47905.
On June 19, 2015, The Rogers Group filed a notice of appeal with Superior Court 1 in Tippecanoe County. This action will cause the clerk of the Indiana court of Appeals in Indianapolis to gather documents and prepare a formal calendar for briefs and rebuttals. These actions will extend into the late Fall 2015 before a final ruling is rendered. The AACC is planning a presentation at our next public meeting to explain the exact timing and the complete process of an appeal.