Bloomington City Council voted Wednesday to amend the current city smoking ordinance to include e-cigarettes.
93 percent of the residents in zone six signed a petition to block annexation. The remaining eight zones are moving forward.
The changes shift the city toward a more automated collection system, using trucks with a mechanized arm for collecting carts.
County and city residents can give their input about the Bloomington annexation plan at open house meetings each day this week.
Owners of Nine Lives Cat Cafe in Indianapolis say they've had 15 adoptions as a result of patrons meeting their new cats at the cafe.
The annexation would be the first move by a Bloomington mayor in more than a decade.
The rally took place on the 44th anniversary of the landmark Roe V. Wade U.S. Supreme Court decision, which legalized abortion.
Speakers discussed inequality, social justice and role of the individual in spurring on social change.