Goodnight says the flood waters have retreated enough for the city to host a formal dedication of Highland Park's rebuilt playground on Wednesday.
The city raised almost $90,000 for the “Rebuild Highland Park” fund that helped replace the ADA compliant playground equipment and plant more than 150 trees.
Tipton County's Nathan Kring discussed food deserts and insecurity after the announcement that Tipton's only grocery store might close.
The grocery store chain has asked the bankruptcy court for permission to use available cash to fund operations, keeping 44 stores open until early July.
The supermarket chain will close all remaining 44 locations, including two in Bloomington, unless a buyer or investor is found.
Goodnight says the new affordable housing apartments are more than a quarter of the way leased before the grand opening today.
Mayor Greg Goodnight says the downtown location gives residents easy access to the bus line, banking and other personal needs.
The mansion was originally built in 1890 for the Seiberling family. Today it serves as a major tourism attraction in Kokomo.
The research will update a similar study from 2001 and will look at recreational use, health impacts and economic impact.
Deputy Carl Koontz was shot and killed while serving a warrant in March 2016.