Details for Notice is hereby given pursuant to Indiana Code 5-3-1-2 that

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Indiana Code 5-3-1-2 that the City of Oakland City will conduct a public hearing on Norfolk Southern's petition to close railroad crossings at Grove Street and Madison Street in the City of Oakland City; said public hearing will be held on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 6 p.m. (local time) at the commencement of the regularly-scheduled Common Council meeting. This meeting will occur at the fire station, which is located at 314 N. Main Street, Oakland City, Indiana.

Persons with disabilities or non-English speaking persons who wish to attend the public hearing and need assistance should contact Brenda Willis, Clerk-Treasurer, at City Hall, 301 S. Franklin Street,

Oakland City, Indiana 47660 or by phone at 812-749- 3222 for accommodations; this contact should occur on or before the close of business on Friday, June 23, 2017. Every effort will be made to make reasonable accommodations.

Interested citizens are invited to provide comments regarding these issues either at the public hearing or by prior written statement. Written comments should be submitted to Mr. Hugh Wirth, Mayor, City of Oakland City, 301 S. Franklin Street, Oakland City, Indiana, 47660 not later than Friday, June 23, 2017 in order to ensure placement of such comments in the official record of the public hearing proceedings.

A copy of Norfolk's Southern's petition can be obtained by contacting the Clerk-Treasurer's office by phone at 812.749.3222 or in person (see address above) or by contacting attorney Jason Spindler by email at

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