The new rules would make permits more expensive and fine renters who leave signs up for more than 30 days.
The expansion will increase Kokomo's population by about 1,100 residents bringing it to nearly 57,000.
Kokomo's economic rebound played a major role in being named the Indiana Chamber of Commerce's "Community of the Year".
Construction of a $1.6 million runway expansion at Kokomo’s airport was jeopardized because of the FAA shutdown
Many analysts believe Indiana's economic recovery will be a slow one.
They are also trying to gain support for the educational facilities in the area.
Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight believes the refinancing arrangement validates the Obama administration‘s decision to bailout the industry two years ago.
Goodnight cites stimulus in lauding city's turnaround.
Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight will be a panelist for the Roads to Renewal automotive conference on March 30th, in Dearborn, Michigan.
Delphi Electronics and Safety announced plans to invest more than $28 million in a new research facility and equipment in Kokomo.