Starke County Council, Commissioners to Meet Tonight


The Starke County Council and the Starke County Commissioners will meet tonight.

The Starke County Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. where they will hear from Dennis Estok from the planning commission with an appropriation request of the County Economic Development Income Tax (CEDIT) fund and Starke County Economic Development Foundation Director will have a CEDIT appropriation request. The council members will discuss the creation of a park board, a wheel tax overview, and an EMS update.

The Starke County Commissioners meeting will begin at 7 p.m. where Irene Szakonyi will have a proclamation for the commissioners to consider and Starke County Prosecutor Nicholas Bourff will discuss county dog ordinances. A proposed amendment to the county’s short term disability policy will also come before the board.

Both the council and the commissioners will meet in the commissioner’s meeting room in the Starke County Annex building.