This week Fred Armstrong, the mayor of Columbus, is on a trade mission to China and Jeff Armstrong of the Planning Commission takes his place to talk about the role of the planning commission and current efforts to institute budget cuts.
Terre Haute Mayor Duke Bennett talks about recycling programs, a new ordinance governing alcohol sales in city parks, and railroad relocation plans.
Bloomington Mayor Mark Kruzan discusses street repairs, plans for a downtown technology park in partnership with Indiana University, and housing plans for the downtown Bloomington area.
Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight discusses the possibility of annexation and the potential outcomes it could hold for the fiscal state of the city. The mayor also touches on the retirement of Francis Petro, CEO of Haynes International, and how this change in management for the city’s largest employer will impact the community.