The source of Auburn’s drinking water is groundwater produced from wells located in our community. To help protect the underground aquifer and the water supply wells from contamination, the City of Auburn continues to implement the Wellhead Protection (WHP) Plan, which was originally approved by the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) in April of 2003. The WHP Local Planning Team (LPT) meets annually to update the Plan and implement management strategies to protect Auburn’s drinking water source. A complete copy of the WHP Plan and educational pamphlets are available to the public at the Auburn Water Department (800 North Street).
The Auburn Police Department will be issuing 2017 DeKalb County Free Fall Fair Resident Parking Permits during the week of September 18-22, 2017. Permits may be obtained at the Auburn Police Department, 210 South Cedar Street, Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 4.p.m.
Auburn Mayor Norm Yoder recently announced the appointment of Chris Schweitzer as the new General Manager of the City of Auburn Electric Department. Schweitzer, who is replacing Superintendent Stuart Tuttle, will assume the new position beginning April 1, 2017.
The Auburn Parks Department annual Arbor Day Tree Sale will be held on April 21-22, 2016, at the Rieke Park Lodge, 1600 N. Indiana Avenue.
Auburn Parks & Recreation will host a free Scotts Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run competition on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 1:00 pm at Rieke Park 1850 N Indiana Ave. Auburn.