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.
The merger of Greenwood and White River Township will not be on the November ballot.
Officials say a tax on Johnson County canines would help pay for additional staff.