The study committee is meeting after the Indiana Chamber released a report last month detailing the need for a statewide water management plan.
The popular ride-sharing app Uber launched in Bloomington on Thursday as part of an expansion into college towns.
The grants are part of a plan to reduce crime and improve property values by destroying abandoned properties.
Bloomington has been chosen as the Indiana Chamber of Commerce's 2014 Community of the Year.
GM plans to upgrade its engine productions at its Bedford plant.
The commissioners gave initial approval to the one-year moratorium at their meeting this morning.
Angie's List is laying off about 5 percent of its workforce.
The Leading Index of Indiana, an economic analysis of the state's economy, said the economy improved from July to August.
The IU Health Proton Therapy Center and Cyclotron facilities will close in January 2015.
The extended contract runs through January, when the state hopes to hire a new company to operate the line from Indianapolis to Chicago.