The California based company plans to invest hundreds of millions of dollars to have the plant open in two years.
Most municipal salt reserves aren’t taxed yet, but more severe weather could prove problematic.
The Terre Haute City Council voted Thursday to not give raises to the city’s 89 “rank and file” fire fighters.
City employees in Columbus will receive a 2% raise.
Bloomington’s Mayor says when the city council reconvenes to pass the 2011 budget, it will likely look different than it did when they recommended it in July.
Columbus Mayor Fred Armstrong is cautioning against looking at the city’s bottom line in the wrong context during city council budget hearings.