The lawsuit says the RFRA "fix" and local human rights ordinances prohibit the religious groups from barring LGBT people from events.
Mayor Lienhoop says his administration is about moving on and his former predecessor and detractors are hurting the city.
Police say the 25-year-old man could be connected to tainted heroin coming to Bartholomew County from Indianapolis and Cincinnati.
Columbus Mayor Jim Lienhoop says his administration continues to be dogged by the actions of his predecessor Kristen Brown and a small group of her supporters.
Bartholomew County may try the unusual tactic of a residential property tax deduction to ease tensions between large livestock farms and nearby residents.
Mayor Lienhoop says the proposed city budget comes with a 1.5 percent cost of living salary increase.
The new restrictions come after city council members voted on a proposed amendment to the city’s animal ordinance Tuesday night.
Last spring, four Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation schools received doses of the overdose intervention drug naloxone.
Mayor Jim Lienhoop says the city has never had a way to limit chickens and hopes the new ordinance will be an effective way to do that.
International experts and community leaders will gather in Columbus this weekend for a symposium exploring the city's art and architecture.