Opponents of a proposed 1 percent food and beverage tax say there are other ways to pay for expansion of the convention center.
Monroe County Democrats are holding a meeting Friday night and are expected to choose Cheryl Munson to replace the late candidate.
Henegar died of cancer Tuesday morning. Henegar had served on the Monroe county council board of commissioners for several terms since the 1970s.
The committee has met three times, and is hopeful they will be able to streamline county government in a cost efficient way.
Vic Kelson says cutting the budget will be a priority on his agenda.
Director of Bloomington's IT Department Rick Dietz was selected to fill the District 4 County Council seat.
While the meeting is not open to the public, all Monroe County Democrats are invited to attend the caucus.
The staff in the Coroner's office are contract employees, and most make less than minimum wage despite the fact that they require specialized training.
Some citizens unhappy about endorsement... calling the move a conflict of interest.