Columbus Regional Health purchased the former hotel, which went up for sale at a Bartholomew County foreclosure auction.
Bartholomew County Sheriff Matthew Myers says he believes the acts of vandalism are connected and is urging other churches to take precautions.
Investigators believe someone broke into the Ohio Chapel United Methodist Church in Columbus late Friday night or early Saturday morning.
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.