Christmas Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Christmas Day.

Washington’s Birthday

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Washington’s Birthday.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 6:30 pm in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9 am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Lincoln’s Birthday

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Lincoln’s Birthday.

Thanksgiving Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Thanksgiving Day.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 6:30 pm in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting.

Veteran’s Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Veteran’s Day.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9 am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

General Election Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of General Election Day.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be held at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 6:30 pm in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be held at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting.

Columbus Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Columbus Day.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9 am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Labor Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Labor Day.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting.

Independence Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance of Independence Day.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Memorial Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Memorial Day.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting.

Primary Election Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Primary Election Day.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Date Change of Commissioner Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE:  Owen County Commissioners will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 9:00 am in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S Main St, Spencer, IN 47460. No meeting scheduled on May 7. 2018. This meeting is open to the public. Please note this is a change of date.

Claims are due in the Auditor’s office the same schedule as posted previously.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Good Friday

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Good Friday.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting

Request for Proposal – Topographic and ALTA Surveys

As additions to the previously conceived scope of work are now desired, Owen County is issuing this revised and 2nd request for proposals from interested firms to provide both Topographic and ALTA surveys to facilitate the location, design, and construction of a new (A) EMS Management and operations facility and (B) the eventual construction of an addition to the existing jail. This request document can be found on the Auditor’s page, follow the link to Forms. Proposals should be e-mailed or hand delivered, no later than 3:00 p.m., Friday March 16th, to:

The Owen County Board of Commissioners
C/O Donnie Minnick, President
Owen County Courthouse
60 S. Main Street
Commissioner’s Room – 2nd Floor
Spencer, IN 47460
E-mail: Donnie.minnick@owencounty.in.gov
Please e-mail to each of the following a copy of your proposal.
dzuerner@garmong.net
and
clunsford@ocems.net

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE:  Owen County Council will hold a regular meeting on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 7:00pm in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN  47460. This meeting is open to the public.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: that the Owen County Commissioners

will hold an executive session on Friday, February 16, 2018 at 10:00am.  Location is in Commissioner/Council room located on the second floor of the Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss legal in accordance with IC 5-14-1.5-6.1. This executive meeting is not open to the public.

Commissioner Meeting Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: that the Owen County Commissioners

will hold an executive session on Friday, February 16, 2018 at 10:00am.  Location is in Commissioner/Council room located on the second floor of the Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss legal in accordance with IC 5-14-1.5-6.1. This executive meeting is not open to the public.

Council Meeting Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE:  Owen County Council will hold a regular meeting on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 7:00pm in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN  47460. This meeting is open to the public.

Council Meeting

Council meeting will be at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Martin Luther King Jr Day

The Owen County Courthouse and related county government offices will be CLOSED in observance  of Martin Luther King Jr Day.

Order Amending Rules for Appellate Procedure

Attention: Trial court clerk is directed to enter this Order into the Record of Judgments and Orders of the court
Trial court clerks directed to bring order to attention of all judges within their respective counties and post this order for review by the Bar and general public.
All trial court clerks to display and post amendment for public review.

The amended rules 94S00-1701-MS-00005 Notice of Issuance of Order or Opinion can be read here.

LOCAL COURT RULES:

 

2018 Commissioners Meeting Schedule

1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 9am in the Commissioners’ meeting Room on the second floor of the Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN 47460

*Subject to change. Changes will be posted on the Owen County Web site and local newspaper.

February 5                           February 19

March 5                                March 19

April 2                                   April 16

May 7                                    May 21

June 4                                   June 18

July 2                                     July 16

August 6                               August 20

September 4 (Tues)         September 17

October 1                            October 15

November 5                       November 19

December 3                        December 17

2018 County Council Meeting Schedule

2nd Monday of each month at 7pm in the Commissioner’s meeting room on the second floor of the Courthouse, 60 S Main St, Spencer, IN 47460

*Subject to change. Changes will be posted on the Owen County Web site and local newspaper.

February 12, 2018
March 12, 2018
April 9, 2018
May 14, 2018
June 11, 2018
July 9, 2018
August 13, 2018.
September 10, 2018,
October 9, 2018 (Tuesday) Due to Holiday
November 13, 2018 (Tues) Due to Holiday

December 10, 2018

 

 

Commissioners Meeting change

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE:  Owen County Commissioners will hold a regular meeting on Monday, January 22, 2017 at 9:00am in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN  47460. This meeting is open to the public.  Please note change of regular scheduled date due to legal holiday. Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

The Owen County Council will hold it’s next meeting on at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE:  Owen County Council will hold a regular meeting on December 11, 2017 at 7:00pm in the Commissioners/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 South Main Street, Spencer, IN  47460.  Hearings on additional appropriations for the amount more than the budget for the current year will be heard.

Amounts requested are as follows: General Fund 1000, Sheriff’s Department, $4,000.00; Building Fund 4908, Building Department workman’s comp, $1109.00; Fuel Reimbursement Fund 4913, Sheriff’s department, $20,000.00; Elected Official Training fund 1217, Treasurer Dept., $183.12; County User Fee Fund 2500, Prosecutor supplies, $1960.00; Firearms Fund 1156, Sheriff’s Dept., $643.88; General Fund 1000, EMA reimbursement phone, $264.34; General Fund 1000, Utilities, $22,000.00; General Fund 1000, Courthouse Contract Services, $900.00; Local Road & Street Fund 1169, Stone, $15,000.00; Motor Vehicle Highway Fund 1176, Training, $2660.00. 

Taxpayers appearing at the meeting shall have the right to be heard.  The additional appropriations as finally made will be referred to the State Board of Tax Commission as to the sufficiency of the funds to support the appropriations made within fifteen days of the receipt of the certified copy of action taken.

Commissioner Meeting

Owen County Commissioners will hold a regular meeting on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 9:00am in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN  47460. This meeting is open to the public. 

Council Meeting

Owen County Council will hold a regular meeting on Monday, December 11, 2017 at 7:00pm in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN  47460. This meeting is open to the public.

Joint Work Session

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE:  Owen County Commissioners will hold a work session with the Owen County Council on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN  47460.  This work session is with the EMS department, EMA department and Dispatch department.  This meeting is open to the public.

Commissioner Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: that the Owen County Commissioners will hold an executive session on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 8:15am.  Location is in Commissioner/Council room located on the second floor of the Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss personnel, and legal in accordance with IC 5-14-1.5-6.1. This executive meeting is not open to the public.

Commissioner Meeting

Owen County Commissioners will hold a regular meeting on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 9:15am in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN  47460. This meeting is open to the public. 

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Commissioner Work Session

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE:  Owen County Commissioners will hold a work session on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN  47460.  This work session is with the EMS and EMA department.  This meeting is open to the public.

Commissioner Regular Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE:  Owen County Commissioners will hold a regular meeting on Monday, November 20, 2017 at 9:00am in the Commissioner/Council meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St., Spencer, IN  47460. This meeting is open to the public. 

Council Meeting

The Owen County Council will hold it’s next meeting on at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Meeting Audio Files

In support of public transparency, audio recording files are now available for download for both the County Commissioner and Council meeting minutes. The files are located with the meeting minutes pdf’s and date from February 2017 to the latest meetings. Currently, the format is wma, the file extension used with Windows Media Player that can be converted to a mp3 format. Your smart phone may not play these files types and we hope to post mp3 files in the future.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

The Owen County Council will hold it’s next meeting on at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

Council Meeting

The Owen County Council will hold it’s next meeting on Monday, September 11th, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.
Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wendsday before the meeting.

Commissioner Meeting

Commissioner Meeting will be held at 9am in the Commissioner’s room on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse at 60 S. Main St. Spencer, IN 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Thursday before the meeting.

County Council Meeting

The Owen County Council will hold it’s next meeting on Monday, November 6th, 2017 at 9:00 am in the Commissioner meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.

Deadline to be added to the agenda is the Wednesday before the meeting

Commissioners Meeting

The Owen County Commissioners will hold it’s next session on Monday, August 21st, 2017 at 9:00 am in the Commissioners meeting room located on the second floor of the Owen County Courthouse, 60 S. Main St. Spencer In. 47460.