Residents of Matlock Heights asked the City Council to help them establish their neighborhood as a conservation district to maintain the integrity of the area.
McCabe says Big Woods still plans to expand, but is looking at other locations including sites outside of Brown County.
A Vigo County resident is seeking to have his land rezoned so he can drill for oil.
Plans call for both single-family home and a larger structure where as many as 15 families can live.
Members of the Monroe County Plan Commission are hoping to take a vote by this December on an amended comprehensive plan for the county.