Give Now

Business & Economy Archive

March 18, 2015

 

lightbulb

Republicans Stop Proposal To Limit Utility Rate Increases

Utilities are allowed to increase rates to make up for the revenue they lose to energy efficiency programs.

March 17, 2015

 

The economic effects of agriculture accounts for nearly 5 percent of the stateâs total GDP.

IU Study Shows The Importance Of Agriculture In Indiana

A new report from IBRC shows Indiana's agricultural production has great positive ripple effects throughout the state's economy.

March 16, 2015

 

dairy cows

Indiana Announces Plans To Attract More Dairy Producers

Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann announced a new "dairy strategy" for the state dairy industry Monday.

March 13, 2015

 

Toll Road

Australian Company Poised To Take Over Indiana Toll Road

IFM Investors plans to buy the Indiana Toll Road lease for much more than the current operator, ITR Concession Company, paid in 2006.

March 12, 2015

 

food

Bloomington City Council Gets Closer To Food Truck Decision

Bloomington City council members discussed an updated version of the proposed ordinances but didn't vote on it.

March 10, 2015

 

John Hamilton

Mayoral Candidate: Bloomington Needs More Affordable Housing

Bloomington mayoral candidate John Hamilton is unveiling a four-part plan for keeping housing affordable in the city.

March 9, 2015

 

Fashion Mall

Simon Property Group Bids Billions To Acquire Rival Macerich

The group sent a letter to Macerich, offering to acquire the company's outstanding stock for $91 a share — a total of approximately $22.4 billion.

March 6, 2015

 

Indiana Statehouse

Statehouse Update: Right To Try On Hold, Vaping Bill Gets OK

One Senate committee this week approved a bill regulating the state’s vaping industry while another held off on legislation aimed at helping the terminally ill.

March 5, 2015

 

Collections were dragged down by sub-par months from both sales and individual income tax revenues.

February Tax Revenues Miss State Targets

Tax revenues were just barely below projected levels in January, about $2 million off the mark.

March 2, 2015

 

construction zone

Common Construction Repeal May Require Further Study

Set by local boards, the common construction wage is a sort of minimum wage for public construction projects.

« Previous PageNext Page »

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

Search News

Stay Connected

RSS e-mail itunes Facebook Twitter Flickr YouTube

Follow us on Twitter

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Find Us on Facebook