From IBJ.com: The Capital Improvement Board on Monday will begin the arduous task of convincing a skeptical panel of City-County Council members to adopt a budget for next year that includes $10 million for the Indiana Pacers.
Members of the council’s seven-member Municipal Corporations Committee already are expressing discontent about the $73.1 million operating budget CIB officials will present to them on Monday evening. While the committee won’t vote on its recommendation until 19 October, councilors from both political parties said last week they were inclined to reject it.
That could signal a tough ride for the budget in the full council, which is expected to vote on it 25 October.
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