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March is Disability Awareness Month

  2024 ADA Disability Awareness Month Schedule 
  2024 ADA Disability Awareness Month Support/Sponsorship Opportunities

The City of Monticello and the Mayor’s Advisory Council for the ADA Is proud to once again support Disability Awareness Month and plans are well underway.  

As always the City of Monticello is committed to being an accessible, responsive, community that welcomes and includes everyone. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has become a useful tool in assuring that access changes are made and policies are developed to give people with all kinds of disabilities an equal opportunity to participate and benefit from community programs and activities.

Listed below are our initial Schedule of Events.  All times are EST (Indianapolis/GMT -5)
  • Friday, March 1:  Art and Banner displays go up on Main Street
  • Saturday, March 2: 4-8pm Freedom Event at Burnettsville Beehive
  • March 1-30th:  Art will be on display at the Monticello Library during open hours.
  • Monday, March 4: Lego League - Building Accessible Structures at MUTPL
  • Tuesday, March 5: Story Hour - Attorney Loy for Toddlers at MUTPL
  • Wednesday, March 13:  Voice of Accessibility Panel at Monticello-Union Township Public Library
  • Thursday, March 14:  5:00pm Wheel Chair Basketball & Social Services Fair at Twin Lakes High School Auxiliary Gym - Door 9 on west side of building from side parking lot
    • 5:00-7:00pm - Social Services and Transition Fair
    • 6:00pm - Lafayette Spinners Wheelchair Basketball Demonstration
    • 6:20pm - City Department Tournament and Annual Guns Vs. Hoses
    • 6:40pm - Monticello Combined Game — Red vs. White
    • 7:00pm - Aktion Club members recognized. Mayor Sims to give oath of office to new officers.
    • 7:10pm - Half-time Activities.  Please visit our concession stand and social services booths
    • 7:20pm - City Department Tournament Championship
  • Tuesday,March 19: Story Hour - Mayor Sims for Toddlers at MUTPL
  • Wednbesday,March 20: Lego League - Building Accessible Structures at MUTPL
  • Thursday, March 21:  5:30pm Arts & Awards Reception at Twin Lakes High School Auxiliary Gym
  • Thursday, March 28: White Oak Health Campus - Dementia Experience. Walk a Mile In My Shoes Day at Monticello-Union Township Public Library.

We offer sponsorships for every budget and hope, once again, to count on your support. All donations are gratefully accepted, acknowledged, and sincerely appreciated. Donate to Our continuing projects throughout the year to make our city more Accessible.

Please make checks payable to: City of Monticello, ADA
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State of Indiana (IHCDA) Resident Survey Opens

To all community organizations and residents,

IHCDA (Indiana Housing & Community Development Authority) seeks your help in participating and sharing this survey with residents around the state of Indiana. The survey is part of our Analysis of Impediments in regard to Fair Housing. The results of this survey will help inform our budgeting and planning for HUD Allocations of HOME, HTF, CDBG, ESG, and HOPWA funding for this year and beyond. Please pass this link along as freely as you are able. All responses will remain anonymous.

This survey is for anyone who lives in the State of Indiana.

Please tell your friends, family and coworkers about the survey or share it on social media! If you would like assistance with the survey or an alternative format, please contact Root Policy Research at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 970-880-1415.

Thank you in advance for your help!

IHCDA's Data & Policy Team 

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March Parks Programs Announced

Monthly Parks Schedules

     Click to review/download March Program Schedule

Register and Reserve Your Spot Today!

   Register for Programs Online

The Monticello City Parks Department announces its March Programs. Please register for each class.  NOTE:  Registration for the classes are made by contacting the Monticello-Union Township Library at 574-583-2665. For all other classes,  register online here or call Cindy Isom at 574-583-4525 or the Parks Department at 574-583-3983 or leave a message.  Most classes are free of charge, unless noted in the description.  If you have general questions, please call Cindy Isom at 574-583-4525.

To Learn about each program click to review schedules and program flyers.

Current Parks Program Flyers

Updated on February 23.
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