Howard County, IN

Howard County Council

Howard County Council

From Left To Right;
Leslie Fatum, Jamie Bolser, Stanley E. Ortman, James T. Papacek, John J. Roberts, Bryan Alexander, Thomas N. Trine
Council Members
James T. Papacek, (At Large) (Vice-President)
Martha Lake, (At Large)
Daryl Maple, (At Large)
John J. Roberts, (District 01)
Jamie Bolser, (District 02) (President)
Leslie Fatum, (District 03)
Bryan Alexander, (District 04)

Council Districts

County Council Duties and Responsibilities:

• Approving and fixing annual operating budgets of all county departments
• Authorizing the borrowing of money in the form of bonds and notes
• Authorizing the expenditure of public funds for specific purposes
• Establishing salaries and other compensation
• Fiscal affairs
• Fixing tax rates and levies
• Setting priorities for the allocation of public funds