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.
We will often get phone calls regarding abandoned houses or excessive rubbish on a property. We refer callers to the following organizations:
- Abandoned houses – Monroe County Building Department (812) 349-2580
- Rubbish – Monroe County Solid Waste District (812) 349-2020
- Unsafe living conditions – Monroe County Health Department (812) 349-2543
- Loose dogs – Monroe County Animal Management (812) 349-2585