If the county adopts the recommendations, it will have to find money to pay for their implementation.
The solar energy farm will run along Interstate 65 and will cover about seven acres.
Some officers are now carrying up to three doses of naloxone.
Bartholomew County officials denied individual property tax appeals from a group of neighbors who live near a large confined hog farm in the rural town of Hope.
Bartholomew County may try the unusual tactic of a residential property tax deduction to ease tensions between large livestock farms and nearby residents.
Last spring, four Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation schools received doses of the overdose intervention drug naloxone.
Columbus is the only town from Indiana that is ranked nationally for start-up growth.
Indiana is adding more large-scale hog farms every year. They're good business for farmers, but some neighbors say they can be bad for property values.
About 20 people who live near the proposed project pleaded with board members to consider the effect on their lives if the panels were erected.
In the past week, there have been three suspected heroin overdoses in Bartholomew County.