After lengthy debate, the Bloomington City Council voted Wednesday to allow granny flats inside city limits.
The proposal would allow small additional housing units on a property. Some residents worry it could price families out of the downtown area.
The Indiana Recovery Alliance established its needle exchange in Monroe County a little more than a year ago.
Bloomington City Council voted on the 2016 budget Wednesday evening in a special session.
The Bloomington City Council is throwing its support behind a plan to start a needle exchange program in Monroe County.
Incumbent Dave Rollo, who has been a supporter of a controlled deer cull in Bloomington, narrowly won the Democratic nomination for his city council seat.
Griffy Lake Nature Preserve in Bloomington was closed Monday in preparation of the upcoming deer kill.
Advocates protested the impending deer kill at Griffy Lake, which is contracted to start as early as November 15, outside City Hall Wednesday.
Representatives from the Humane Society of the United States argue Griffy Lake Nature Preserve is a feasible site for non-lethal methods of deer reduction.
The group BANIDS has proposed an ordinance that would ban bow hunting within the city limits and place a two year delay on the deer sharpshoot at Griffy Lake.