Thursday Mar 6
Bike path idea floated for Brookville, Whitewater park
Union County sees 3 million visitors each year at Whitewater Memorial State Park and Quakertown State Recreation Area but the economic impact -- about $1.4 million -- amounts to only about 50 cents per visitor.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Welfare drug screening stripped from Ind. bill
IN - - DIANAPOLIS - Indiana lawmakers on Wednesday stripped contentious proposals from a bill originally intended to screen welfare applicants for drug addiction and keep recipients of government food assistance from buying junk food.
Lawmakers say ending personal property tax is tricky business
Both chambers of the Indiana General Assembly have passed bills addressing personal property taxes, but neither fulfills the governor's wish to end the tax nor soothes local officials' concerns about additional cuts in their revenue.
Brookville church to host annual lawmakers' breakfast
The annual legislative breakfast, sponsored by Farm Bureau groups in Union and Franklin counties, will be held in Franklin County this year.