Mayor Duke Bennett says the city will have to reduce services and implement layoffs if the council doesn't approve new revenue streams.
The city has lost over $24 million in projected property tax collections in the last four years.
The city will also do a once-a-decade reconsideration of how it expands and where it should house its residents.
New user fees may be needed to close gaps in the Bloomington city budget.
The Columbus City Council voted unanimously to eliminate the trash fees in the city.
Columbus Mayor Kristen Brown proposed a plan to eliminate the city's trash fee, but city council members are questioning some details of the plan.
The Mayor of Columbus says he's in favor of creative new fees which could help offset budget cuts both in his city and in the county at large.