Public testimony at the County Commissioner's meeting was split on the issue.
How a new disaster declaration might help East Chicago, state needle exchange challenges and the important role bison are playing in land preservation.
Hamilton announced the approval of a $2 million upgrade to the Animal Shelter and $150,000 to create an independent community financial institution.
Syringe exchange programs still face significant opposition from some officials, and funding the programs remains the largest barrier.
Lawmakers passed an amended version of the bill that drew more than 5 hours of public testimony last week.
The House approved comprehensive road funding legislation that raises fuel taxes and opens the door to tolling Indiana interstate highways.
Peter Buttigieg is the mayor of South Bend, Ind., who's running for DNC chair.
The House Elections Committee chairman won't guarantee a vote on the bill this session.
Gov. Eric Holcomb pulled out of a deal brokered by former Gov. Mike Pence that was supposed to help pay for the projects.
The $31.7 billion plan includes a modest funding increase for K-12 education and an additional $10 million for the state preschool pilot program for needy kids.