Ballard says changing precinct and district maps together will save about a half-million dollars.
Mayor Greg Ballard met with House Speaker Brian Bosma and Senate Appropriations Chairman Luke Kenley at the Statehouse on Wednesday.
Mayor Greg Ballard won re-election in Indianapolis but will have to work with many city council Democrats during his next term.
Sewer overflows may not be an exciting subject, Ballard said, but it's one that over seven hundred cities across the nation are dealing with.
Marc Lotter, spokesman for Mayor Greg Ballard says police patrols, snowplow drivers and pothole crews will not be cut back because of expensive gas prices.
The Indianapolis community is responding to the death of Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Officer David Moore.
The 275 million dollar Indiana Convention Center officially opened today with speeches from Governor Mitch Daniels and Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard.