A legislative study panel voted 12-1 to leave it up to the counties whether to build light rail or stick to expanding bus service.
Construction has stopped on Elona Biotechnologies‘ planned facility near I-65 in Greenwood.
Johnson County officials are looking for new ways to attract people to county parks.
Travel bans remain in place for both Owen and Greene counties because of dangerous road conditions.
Johnson County officials voted to repeal the ban before it went into effect Jan. 1 after concerns were raised from local businesses.
Johnson County's non-smoking ordinance is stricter than the statewide smoking ban, as well as the bans in Frankiln and Greenwood.
The Johnson County Animal Control says 30 residents have reported coyote sightings.
Officials are looking to expand its Johnson County Community Corrections center, which allows people to work while serving jail time.
Several governmental bodies must approve Center Grove's push to become an independent entity.
USDA officials spent Wednesday in northern parts of the state and will head to Johnson County Thursday.