Syracuse Lake Association, 2310 Toledo Road, Elkhart, IN 46516 has applied to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Law Enforcement, under IC 14-15-7-3 and 312 1AC 5-3-1, for a permit to conduct a fireworks display. This event is scheduled to be held on July 4, 2023 between 10:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. EST on Syracuse Lake, in Kosciusko County.

Any person objecting to such an event may do either or both of the following:

a) File a petition with the central office of the division requesting an informal hearing. The petition must be signed by at least twenty-five (25) individuals who are at least eighteen (18) years old and who reside in the county where the event will occur. A hearing under this clause is governed by 312 1AC 2-3.

b) Request the division notify the petitioner in writing when an initial determination is made to issue or deny the license. Following the receipt of notice under this clause, a petitioner may request administrative review of the determination under 312 1AC 3-1.

The address for the Division of Law Enforcement is as follows: Department of Natural Resources, Law Enforcement Division, Indiana Government Center South, 402 West Washington St., Room W255D, Indianapolis, IN 46204.