Last night community members shared concerns about the proposed location and cost of a courthouse expansion.
Nearly 200 Brown County residents signed a petition in favor of the renovations, while more than 1,400 signed a petition against it.
At last count the Brown County Clerk’s office has verified 93 of the 216 signatures it has received from registered voters.
Residents are concerned about the costs and designs proposed by two architectural firms; Perdue Architectural Design Studio and Miller Architects.
John Myers is appealing his 2006 conviction of killing Indiana University student Jill Behrman.
The march from Dunn Meadow to the courthouse was part of a national movement known as Take Back The Night.
Renovations to the Monroe County courthouse are complete, but government agencies will have to shut down for several days while they relocate.
Renovations to the Monroe County Courthouse will not meet their deadline, but could cost less than the original estimates.
The Monroe County Courthouse is undergoing renovations. Offices closed today and will be closed again tomorrow while workers relocate to the Showers Building.