INDIANA: Police, Fire Gap
- Mayor receives education honor. // Indianapolis Business Journal;12/9/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 40, p9
Reports the receipt of mayor Bart Peterson of 2002 Education Leader of the Year award from Indianapolis-based Greater Educational Opportunities Foundation in Indiana.
- Biz community backs Bart. Ketzenberger // Indianapolis Business Journal;11/08/99, Vol. 20 Issue 34, p1
Highlights the victory of Bart Peterson in the mayoral election in Indianapolis, Indiana, attributed to the business sector's support. Political party affiliation; Mayor-elect's business career; Implications of Peterson's political campaign; Top economic priorities.
- Goldsmith's weakness is Peterson's strength. // Indianapolis Business Journal;01/03/2000, Vol. 20 Issue 43, p12
Editorial. Comments on former Indianapolis, Indiana Mayor Steve Goldsmith and Mayor-elect Bart Peterson's strengths and weaknesses. Problems that faced Goldsmith during his tenure; Peterson's approach to governing; Peterson's efforts to continue the city's tradition of good government.
- Indianapolis Mayor Announces Plan to Raise Income Taxes. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;6/28/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32660, p4
The article reports on the intent of Bart Peterson, the mayor of Indianapolis, Indiana, to increase the income taxes in Marion County, Indiana. The said 0.65 percent raise has been intended to generate an additional $90 million to finance various public safety initiatives and to fund pension...
- The Invisible Mayor. Rubino, Michael // Indianapolis Monthly;Jan2010, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p74
The article presents a profile of Greg Ballard, Mayor of Indianapolis, Indiana. It states that Ballard maintains such a low profile that he was unheard of before contesting the elections as well as after winning. It is noted that people voted for Ballard only because they were unsatisfied with...
- Peterson aims again for â€˜Indianapolis Worksâ€™. // Indianapolis Business Journal;9/26/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 29, p15A
Reports on the lobby of Mayor Bart Peterson to the General Assembly again for his local government consolidation plan Indianapolis Works in Indianapolis, Indiana. Attempt of Peterson to convince legislators of the need for his Unigov overhaul; Claims that his plan if adopted, would save local...
- Hoosier Surprise. Gurwitt, Rob // Governing;Dec1999, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p64
Features Bart Peterson, the Democrat mayor of Indianapolis, Indiana in 1999. Issue surrounding his victory; Platform issued by Peterson in September; Description of the government of Republican Steve Goldsmith.
- Why don't Republicans like Indy Works? Miles, Mark // Indianapolis Business Journal;2/27/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 52, p13
The article comments on the opposition of Marion County Republican officeholders on the development plan of Democratic Mayor Bart Peterson in Indianapolis, Indiana. The author asserts that Peterson's proposal could further consolidate local government in the state and eliminate needless layers...
- An open letter to the mayor. Myrland, John // Indianapolis Business Journal;12/29/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p12
Focuses on the open letter to Mayor Bart Peterson in Indianapolis, Indiana. Recognition of the expansion of the Indiana Convention Center; Enhancement of the downtown as business destination; Facilitation of specific tax changes.