City council approves appropriations for Terre Haute Police Department

After a brief meeting - the city council approved all agenda items.

Posted: Nov 7, 2019 11:16 PM
Updated: Nov 8, 2019 6:24 AM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Terre Haute city leaders signed off on some improvement projects on Thursday night.

After a brief meeting - the city council approved all agenda items.

One of those items including funding for the Terre Haute Police Department.

The department received $92,000 from the Annie and Oakley Foundation to buy ballistic tactical vests.

Another $6,000 was donated as part of the 2019 Drug Free Community Fund Grant. That money will be used by the Drug Task Force.

City leaders approved a significant amount of funding to go toward the demolition of buildings that have been deemed unsafe.

They also approved rezoning property on Margaret Avenue for a new medical clinic.

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