The meeting was the first opportunity for residents to give feedback on a proposed budget plan to help eliminate a more than $8 million deficit.
Mayor Bennett answers questions about the city budget deficit, Hulman Center renovations and Coke bottle display.
The fiberglass bottles will be displayed around the city starting next year.
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The three Vigo County high schools are in need of renovations, and some say new buildings might even be necessary.
The council is required to approve a budget by the end of December. But Bennett says they’ll probably have one figured out by November.
Plans include removing contaminated soil from areas accessible to the public.
The council spoke about potential changes to the budget in areas including roadwork, the sheriff's department and payroll.
State authorities say a weekend truck rally in Terre Haute resulted in the arrests of more 200 people, many on alcohol and drug-related charges.
City Council members only recently learned that the state has ordered the city to eliminate the nearly $8 million deficit in the general fund in a single year.