Heavy Trash Pickup May 10th 2017

Heavy Duty trash pickup will be May 10th.

May 10th, 2017 PICK UP DATE
TOWN OF LAPEL
Bi-Annual RESIDENTIAL HEAVY TRASH SERVICE

Heavy/Bulk Trash pickup Spring & Fall
• Town Hall to publicize confirmed heavy pickup dates – see Town Hall Website
• See the attached for acceptable household heavy/bulk items (list A)
• All items to be placed at curb in a neat orderly fashion
(Small loose material must be in trash bags or containers for service).
• See attached of material/items that cannot be taken at any time (list B)

LIST A:
Example of Typical Household HEAVY/BULK Items Include:
• Microwaves
• Fans
• Lamps
• Lawn Furniture
• Gardening Tools
• Children’s toys
• Blinds
• Hot water heaters
• Household furniture – No sofa over 80” and no hide-a-bed/sleeper sofas
• Mattresses and box springs, bed frames
• Rugs (MUST be rolled and tied – no larger than 8’ x 10’)
• Bikes
• Extra bagged trash
• Other acceptable items that will not require more than one person to lift due to weight or size of the item
LIST B:
ITEMS THAT WILL NOT BE TAKEN:
• No construction debris
• No remodeling material
(such as carpet, roofing material, wood, insulation, plumbing materials, concrete, bricks, drywall, etc.)
• No liquid material
• No hazardous materials
• No tires
• No hide a beds/sleeper sofas
• No tenant household move outs
• No small loose trash that could be bagged for service
• No small business operating out of home with
additional trash from other sources such as a
scrape metal collecting, remodeling services etc.)

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2017 Notice to Taxpayers

NOTICE TO TAXPAYERS

The Notice to Taxpayers is available online at www.budgetnotices.in.gov or by calling (888) 739-9826.

Complete details of budget estimates by fund and/or department may be seen by visiting the office of this unit of government at TOWN HALL AT 825 MAIN ST. 

Notice is hereby given to taxpayers of Lapel Civil Town, Madison County, Indiana that the proper officers of LAPEL CIVIL TOWN will conduct a public hearing on the year 2017 budget. Following this meeting, any ten or more taxpayers may object to a budget, tax rate, or tax levy by filing an objection petition with the proper officers of LAPEL CIVIL TOWN not more than seven days after the hearing. The objection petition must identify the provisions of the budget, tax rate, or tax levy to which taxpayers object. If a petition is filed, LAPEL CIVIL TOWN shall adopt with the budget a finding concerning the objections in the petition and testimony presented. Following the aforementioned hearing, the proper officers of LAPEL CIVIL TOWN will meet to adopt the following budget:

 

Date of Public Hearing

Thursday, September 01 2016

Date of Adoption Meeting

Thursday, September 15 2016

Time of Public Hearing

7:00 PM

Time of Adoption Meeting

7:00 PM

Public Hearing Place

LAPEL EAGLES AT 110 E 9TH ST

Adoption Meeting Place

LAPEL EAGLES AT 110 E 9TH ST

 

Estimated Civil Max Levy

$ 285,339

Property Tax Cap Credit Estimate

$ 23,588

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Heavy Trash Pickup May 11th 2016

Heavy Duty trash pickup will be May 11th.

May 11, 2016 PICK UP DATE
TOWN OF LAPEL
Bi-Annual RESIDENTIAL HEAVY TRASH SERVICE

Heavy/Bulk Trash pickup Spring & Fall 
• Town Hall to publicize confirmed heavy pickup dates – see Town Hall Website
• See the attached for acceptable household heavy/bulk items (list A) 
• All items to be placed at curb in a neat orderly fashion
(Small loose material must be in trash bags or containers for service). 
• See attached of material/items that cannot be taken at any time (list B)

LIST A:
Example of Typical Household HEAVY/BULK Items Include:
• Microwaves
• Fans
• Lamps
• Lawn Furniture
• Gardening Tools
• Children’s toys
• Blinds
• Hot water heaters
• Household furniture – No sofa over 80” and no hide-a-bed/sleeper sofas
• Mattresses and box springs, bed frames
• Rugs (MUST be rolled and tied – no larger than 8’ x 10’)
• Bikes
• Extra bagged trash
• Other acceptable items that will not require more than one person to lift due to weight or size of the item
LIST B:
ITEMS THAT WILL NOT BE TAKEN:
• No construction debris
• No remodeling material 
(such as carpet, roofing material, wood, insulation, plumbing materials, concrete, bricks, drywall, etc.)
• No liquid material
• No hazardous materials
• No tires 
• No hide a beds/sleeper sofas
• No tenant household move outs
• No small loose trash that could be bagged for service
• No small business operating out of home with
additional trash from other sources such as a
scrape metal collecting, remodeling services etc.)

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LPD Accepting Applications for Full Time Officer

The Lapel Police Department is accepting applications for a full time police officer. Applicants should be in good physical condition, prepared to work any shift, weekends and holidays.

Requirements:

Be a U.S. Resident
High School Graduate/GED
Certificate of Birth
Valid Drivers License
Good driving record


Applications are available at the Lapel Town Hall located at 825 Main Street.

Applicants must submit applications and resume to the Lapel Town Hall or the Lapel Police Department by

5:00PM March 14th, 2016.

Applications/Resumes must be delivered in person, no electronic submissions will be accepted.

 

 

 

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Accepting Applications for Police Chief

The Town of Lapel is seeking applications for the position of Police Chief. Applications must be received by 5 pm, January 29, 2016, at the Lapel Town Hall, 825 North Main, Lapel, 46051. The position of Police Chief will be filled no later than April 7, 2016. The hiring of a Police Chief will be on the agenda for the April 7, 2016 regular meeting. The applicant must live within a 25 mile radius from Lapel or in Madison County. The minimum requirements for the position of Police Chief are listed in IC 36-8-4-6.5.

IC Code Resource: http://codes.lp.findlaw.com/incode/36/8/4/36-8-4-6

Town Hall can be reached by telephone on 765 534 3157 or via email at info@lapelindiana.org

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October Heavy Trash Pickup

OCTOBER 14, 2015 PICK UP DATE

TOWN OF LAPEL

Bi-Annual RESIDENTIAL HEAVY TRASH SERVICE

 

Heavy/Bulk Trash pickup Spring & Fall

  • Town Hall to publicize confirmed heavy pickup dates – see Town Hall Website
  • See the attached for acceptable household heavy/bulk items (list A)
  • All items to be placed at curb in a neat orderly fashion      (Small loose material must be in trash bags or containers for service).
  • See attached of material/items that cannot be taken at any time (list B)

 

LIST A:

Example of Typical Household HEAVY/BULK Items Include:

  • Microwaves
  • Fans
  • Lamps
  • Lawn Furniture
  • Gardening Tools
  • Children’s toys
  • Blinds
  • Hot water heaters
  • Household furniture – No sofa over 80” and no hide-a-bed/sleeper sofas
  • Mattresses and box springs, bed frames
  • Rugs (MUST be rolled and tied – no larger than 8’ x 10’)
  • Bikes
  • Extra bagged trash
  • Other acceptable items that will not require more than one person to lift due to weight or size of the item

LIST B:

ITEMS THAT WILL NOT BE TAKEN:

  • No construction debris
  • No remodeling material (such as carpet, roofing material, wood, insulation,   plumbing materials, concrete, bricks, drywall, etc.)
  • No liquid material
  • No hazardous materials
  • No tires
  • No hide a beds/sleeper sofas
  • No tenant household move outs
  • No small loose trash that could be bagged for service
  • No small business operating out of home with additional trash from other sources such as a

     scrape metal collecting,  remodeling services etc.)

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Town of Lapel Announces New Zoning Ordinances

After an extensive process started several years ago the Town of Lapel now has a complete set of new Zoning Ordinances.

These ordinances were signed into power last night at the Town Meeting.

Existing homes and structures will be grandfathered in to the old ordinances but new development will need to adhere to the new ordinances.

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Picture by Daniel Paull / Stony Creek Lifestyle

For a complete list of our new ordinances please visit http://www.mccog.net/Lapel_Zoning/

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Town of Lapel Employment Opportunities

The Town of Lapel currently has two employment opportunities. 

The Town of Lapel is taking applications for Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator. Must have valid driver’s license and be able to pass drug testing. Applications are available at the Town Hall.


The Town of Lapel is looking for a part time worker for general maintenance. Applications to be submitted at Lapel Town Hall on Ford St. Deadline May 31st - Drivers License Required. Must pass drug testing.

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Heavy Trash Pickup May 2015

 

HEAVY TRASH PICK UP

Wednesday May 13th, 2015

ACCEPTABLE HOUSEHOLD ITEMS

ONE HEAVY TRASH ITEM PER

HOUSEHOLD

FURNITURE (NO HIDE A BEDS)

APPLIANCES WITH NO REFRIGERANT

HOUSEHOLD TRASH/OTHER MATERIAL/ITEMS

MUST BE BROKEN DOWN TO FIT IN A 30 GALLON BAG,

A 30 GALLON CONTAINER OR A TIED & BUNDLED 3’ X 4’

MATERIAL(S) NOT ACCEPTABLE:

 AUTOMOTIVE BATTERIES

NO BUILDING/CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

NO CONCRETE, BLOCKS, BRICKS OR AGGREGATES

NO ELECTRONICS

NO HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE – FLAMMABLE

NO PAINT, MOTOR OIL, PROPANE TANKS, TIRES

FOR QUESTIONS ABOUT PICK UP PLEASE CALL 1-800-453-5575

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Tree Limb Pickup

Please call Town Hall on 765-534-3157 if you have limbs that you need picked up.

Alternatively you can haul your limbs down to the Town Utility Building on Vine St where the Town has a special limb storage area. (watch for signs)


Heavy Trash Pickup will likely be in May around May 13th .... the date has not yet been 100% confirmed. 

Alternatively you can call CGS using the telephone number printed on your trash can to arrange to have one of your heavy trash items collected once a week.

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Trash Pickup As Usual

Trash Pickup will be on Wednesday as usual.

The only Holidays for 2015 for CGS Services are:

  • May 25th – Monday – Memorial Day – service will be one day late – Thursday
  • July 4th – Saturday – no change in service
  • September 7th – Monday – Labor Day – service will be one day late – Thursday
  • November 26th – Thursday – Thanksgiving – no change in service
  • December 25th, Friday – Christmas – no change in service 

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Town of Lapel Now Accepting Online Payments

The Town of Lapel now has the ability to accept Online Credit or Debit Card Payments for Utility Bills, Fines and Building Permits.

Visit the Home page for the website and click on this button in the left bar:

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You can then select your type of payment AND be redirected to the Secure Gov Pay website which will handle all of our transactions.

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For further assistance dial the number found in the top right hand corner of the Gov Pay website. Do not call Town Hall!

Note: Additional fees apply when using Credit / Debit Cards for payment at Town Hall, over the Phone or via the Internet.

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Limb and Leaf Pickup Schedule

LEAF pick up will be on Monday’s.  This is LEAF pick up ONLY.  Limb pick up will be on a call in basis.  When your limbs are ready to be picked up please call the Town Hall with your address.  Only piles that are 6X6X6 will be taken, piles that are larger than that will require us to bill the resident for pick up services.  

Tel: 765-534-3157

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Fall Heavy Trash Pickup (Updated)

CGS has elected to split Heavy Trash Pickup over 2 weeks based on location.

  • If you live SOUTH of Pendleton Ave your Heavy Trash will be collected on October 1st.
  • If you live NORTH of Pendleton Ave your Heavy Trash will be collected on October 15th.

The following restrictions / requirements apply:

  • One Heavy Trash item PER HOUSEHOLD (per category Furniture / Appliance / Other)

Acceptable Items

  • Furniture (no hide a beds)
  • Appliances with no refrigerant
  • Other items must be broken down to fit in a 30 Gallon bag, container or tied and bundled 3 ft by 4 ft requirement.

Unacceptable Items

  • Automotive batteries
  • No building materials
  • No concrete, blocks, bricks or aggregates
  • No electronics
  • No household hazardous waste
  • No paint, motor oil, propane tanks, tires

NOTE: You may also schedule CGS to pickup a Heavy Trash Item outside of the days listed above, but no more than once a month. Contact CGS directly to arrange this.

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