The Monroe County Council is slashing its way to a balanced budget.
Officials from the Association of Indiana Counties were careful to say putting property tax caps in the state constitution would have varying effects.
Monroe County officials say they’ve come up with a way to save about $60,000 a year by starting a health clinic.
Monroe County council members have voted to establish a fund intended to reduce the amount of paper generated by county departments.
Monroe County still owes about 27-thousand dollars on two grants the Youth Services Bureau received but then overspent. WFIU’s Regan McCarthy reports.
Printpack will receive a tax abatement from Monroe County just as soon as leaders sign the council's Memorandum of Understanding.
Local officials are guarded about the county’s relationship with Printpack but clearly aren’t happy with the company’s tactics