NOTICE OF ADOPTION

To the taxpayers of Town of Hope, Indiana.

You are hereby notified that on 22nd day of June , 2015, Town of Hope , Bartholomew County, Indiana, pursuant to notice heretofore given, and under and by virtue of IC 36-9-15.5 , duly adopted a plan whereby a Cumulative Capital Development Fund was re-established to provide for the following:

For all uses as set out in IC 36-9-15.5

The fund will be provided for by a property tax rate of five cents ($0.0500) on each one hundred dollars ($100.00) of taxable real and personal property within the taxing unit beginning in 2015 payable in 2016 and thereafter, continuing until reduced or rescinded.

Fifty ( 50 ) or more taxpayers in the taxing unit who will be affected by the tax rate and corresponding levy may file a petition with the Bartholomew County Auditor not later than Noon 30 days after the publication of this Notice setting forth their objections to the proposed cumulative fund. Upon the filing of the petition, the County Auditor shall immediately certify the same to the Department of Local Government Finance, at which point the Department will fix a date for and conduct a public hearing on the proposed cumulative fund before issuing its approval, disapproval, or modification thereof.

Dated this 26 day of June, 2015

Town of Hope Council