If approved, the bill would authorize cities to file bankruptcy.
About 215-parcels heading for the auction block after years of property tax woes.
Three local politicians used last nights League of Women Voters forum to voice their opposition to a proposed amendment to the Indiana State Constitution.
The number of properties slated to go on the auction block in Brown County next week has been reduced by nearly two-thirds.
Officials from the Association of Indiana Counties were careful to say putting property tax caps in the state constitution would have varying effects.
The Department of Local Government Finance announced Tuesday that assessors in 24 counties did not meet a deadline to turn in 2007 property tax data.
Pressed by concerns over hikes in property taxes, Indiana lawmakers broke from tradition Tuesday by passing a bill to provide temporary help for homeowners.
Bloomington State Representative Matt Pierce says he was pleased by the bi-partisan tone at the Statehouse Tuesday.