Burial assistance is available from the Township Trustee when no other means of payment are available. The trustee, according to IC Title 12, is to oversee the burial of the indigent.
IC15-3-4 charges the trustee with destroying detrimental weeds within their township. Guidelines for notification to the property owner are set within the law.
When a dispute arises between two land owners regarding placement and maintenance of line fences, the Trustee is to make determination according to Indiana law 32-10-9.