Indianapolis Budget Draws on Reserves
- A matter of style. Ketzenberger // Indianapolis Business Journal;01/03/2000, Vol. 20 Issue 43, p1
Reports on Indianapolis, Indiana Mayor-elect Bart Peterson's efforts to improve the city. Differences and similarities between Peterson and former Mayor Steve Goldsmith's administration; Issues that Peterson feel strongly about continuing; Goldsmith's legacy; Promises made by Peterson.
- Republicans ready to deal with 'Indy Works'. Schnitzler, Peter // Indianapolis Business Journal;11/15/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p43
Comments on Mayor Bart Peterson's Indianapolis Works Unigov overhaul in Indianapolis, Indiana. Peterson's proposal to consolidate Indianapolis police and fire departments with their Marion County equivalents; Link between the fate of Indianapolis Works and other Indianapolis proposals; Comments...
- Indianapolis May Extend Tax Borders to Lighten Urban Load. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;7/24/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31434, p30
Reports the 2003 fiscal budget and extension plans for the public safety taxing boundaries by Mayor Bart Peterson in Indianapolis, Indiana. Advantage of the extension plan; Refusal of the city council to support the extension plan; Use of revenues for local school general funds.
- We must finish what Unigov started. Williams, Susan // Indianapolis Business Journal;10/6/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 30, p13A
Comments on an Indianapolis, Indiana City-County Council meeting attended by the author. Process of budget approval; Description of the proposed budget as 'unrealistic'; Suggested revamping of the Unigov project.
- Budget process smoother, but effect uncertain. Feigenbaum, Ed // Indianapolis Business Journal;5/2/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p14
Reports that lawmakers in the United States have reached agreement on a biennial budget. Republicans' statement that other changes in the final budget would allow some freedom for districts to use money in some formerly restricted funds to pay for other expenses; Indianapolis Mayor Bart...
- Mass-transit foes need more info. // Indianapolis Business Journal;7/17/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 19, p10
The author focuses on the issues concerning the proposed development of a regional rapid transit system in Indianapolis, Indiana. The project is anticipated to cost $500 million to $1.4 billion for the first of seven routes from the city's downtown. Some of the city officials have commented on...
- Local tax reform must get support. // Indianapolis Business Journal;7/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 17, p10A
Comments on the action of Indianapolis, Indiana Mayor Bart Peterson for slashing &30 million from the city's budget. Reasons prompting the mayor to pursue the budget cut; Criticisms of political opponents about the action; Concerns on the slow growth of assessed property value.
- As leaders argue, local crime rises. Schnitzler, Peter // Indianapolis Business Journal;3/7/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 53, p1
Comments on the consolidation proposals of the administration of Indianapolis Mayor Bart Peterson in the effort to reduce crime in the city. Expansion of the police force; Cooperation of the Indianapolis Police Department with the Marion County Sheriff; Strategy to address the budget deficit to...
- Listen to a tale of two Indys. Shabazz, Abdul-Hakim // Indianapolis Business Journal;10/3/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 30, p11A
Comments on the decision of Mayor Bart Peterson to pass a budget that eliminated about 170 public-safety positions in Indianapolis, Indiana. Claim of Peterson that the cuts would not have been necessary had the state General Assembly given him his Indy Works plan; Criticism of the author on the...