Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight answers questions about the unemployment rate, opioid abuse, road diets and the 15 year city comprehensive plan.
Much of the damage happened around Kokomo and in the Franklin area south of Indianapolis from waves of storms that moved across the state Monday and Tuesday.
The 13-day Cops Cycling for Survivors ride is to begin Monday morning after a departure ceremony outside the Statehouse.
The partial Kokomo smoking ban allowed 21 and over bars and restaurants the option of allowing smoking.
Goodnight says the new Humane Society in Kokomo will include a cat cafe.
Marsh secured buyers for 26 stores, but a total of 18 are closing down as the Indiana-based chain goes through bankruptcy procedures.
Mayor Greg Goodnight says Vermilion Development of Chicago is building the four-story $23 million project on the former South Side Lumber site.
Goodnight says the flood waters have retreated enough for the city to host a formal dedication of Highland Park's rebuilt playground on Wednesday.
The city raised almost $90,000 for the “Rebuild Highland Park” fund that helped replace the ADA compliant playground equipment and plant more than 150 trees.
Goodnight says the new affordable housing apartments are more than a quarter of the way leased before the grand opening today.