Southeastern Indiana Regional Port Authority
Located on the Ohio River in the southeastern corner of the State of Indiana. Includes the cities of Aurora and Lawrenceburg and parts of Dearborn County. Created under Indiana Code 8-10-5. The port authority has full power and authority independent of any political subdivision to do the following:
- Purchase, construct, sell, lease and operate docks, wharves, warehouses, piers and any other port, terminal or transportation facilities within its jurisdiction consistent with the purposes of the port authority and make charges for the use thereof.
- Straighten, deepen, and improve any canal, channel, river, stream or other water course or way which may be necessary or proper in the development of the facilities of such port.
- Establish dock lines, piers, and other facilities necessary to the conduct of pleasure boating within the territory under the jurisdiction of the port authority.
SIRPA, meets quarterly on the 3rd Friday of the months of January, April, August and October, at Lawrenceburg City Chambers, 230 Walnut Street, Lawrenceburg, IN 47025, at 1:00pm
Membership consists of the Mayors of Aurora, Greendale, and Lawrenceburg, a Dearborn County Commissioner, three members appointed from the City of Lawrenceburg (one of which must reside in Lawrenceburg), three members from the City of Aurora (one of which must reside in the City of Aurora), one member from City of Greendale (must reside in City of Greendale) and one member from the County (must reside in unincorporated area of county). Andy Baudendistel is the attorney for the authority.
Donnie Hastings, Chairman – City of Aurora
Kelly Mollaun, Co-Chairman – City of Lawrenceburg
Brian Messmore, Treasurer – City of Lawrenceburg
Terri Randall, Secretary – Dearborn County
Shane McHenry, Jr., Member – Dearborn County
Alan Weiss, Member – City of Greendale
EG. McLaughlin, Member – City of Lawrenceburg
Benny Turner, Member – City of Aurora
Tom Schneider, Member – City of Lawrenceburg
Tom Palmer, Member – City of Lawrenceburg
Al Abdon, Member – City of Greendale
Guinevere Emery, Member – City of Aurora
Andy Baudendistel, Legal Counsel
Sebastian Smelko, Special Legal Counsel
For more information contact:
Chairman Donnie Hastings – firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary Terri Randall – email@example.com
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