Mayor Bennett says the proposed new casino is a private development and those opposed to it should contact state legislators.
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State Senator Jon Ford says the proposal will be a “heavy lift” to get through the legislature.
Mayor Bennett says a casino would do well in Terre Haute due to it's location near Illinois and proximity to Indianapolis.
Mayor Bennett says the city will begin to chip away at the $8.9 million deficit over the next few years.
The new sewer rate increase proposed by Mayor Duke Bennett passed 3 to 2 Tuesday by the Terre Haute Sanitary District.
Mayor Bennett says he'd be happy with any city council revenue comprise to pass the city budget.
Mayor Bennett says city officials will have to look at a 30 percent sewer rate increase to obtain the funds needed for flood control and other federal mandates.
Mayor Bennett says they must raise additional revenue to complete phases two through five of the city's long term water control plan.
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