The budget passed this year allocates an additional $1.1 million to encourage recycling in Indiana.
The private sector added 5,900 jobs in Indiana, but the state's unemployment rate held at 8.4 percent, which is a full percent higher than the national rate.
Indiana’s manufacturing sector had its biggest one-month job increase in nearly nine years, but the state's unemployment rate also rose to 8.4 percent.
Over 400 Terre Haute employers can now recruit workers online.
Governor Mike Pence named four people to the 16-person Indiana Career Council on Tuesday and the group's first major progress report is due in December.
The Indiana Economic Development Corporate has set a goal of helping the state's private sector to employ more than 2.5 million people.
A 25 percent drop in demand for blood supplies across the state is forcing the blood center to make budget cuts.
Some fields which use "middle-skill" workers include nursing and welding.
Indiana's unemployment rate remained at 8.7 percent in March, after rising for several months, but also shed 11,000 private sector jobs.
The study also says building and operating the first phase of the plan would pump $3.8 billion into the economy from 2015 to 2025.