State News

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State of Indiana Launches SUN Bucks

INDIANAPOLIS – The state of Indiana today announced that applications for the Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer (SEBT) program, also known as SUN Bucks, are now open. SUN Bucks is a new benefits program that provides families a one-time payment of $120 for each eligible school-aged child to help purchase groceries …

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IDDC Launches New Microsite, “The Motorsports Circuit in Indiana” Presented by The Indianapolis Motor Speedway

INDIANAPOLIS (April 23, 2024) – Experience the thrill of racing with “The Motorsports Circuit IN Indiana.” In partnership with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Destination Development Corporation (IDDC) launched “The Motorsports Circuit IN Indiana” microsite to tell Indiana’s rich racing history and help visitors understand why racing culture …

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Gov. Holcomb, INDOT, ISP mark start of 2024 construction season, urge drivers to travel safely in work zones

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Earlier today the Indiana Department of Transportation officially marked the start of its 2024 construction season and emphasized the critical importance of work zone safety as construction and road maintenance projects begin across the state. INDOT Commissioner Mike Smith was joined by Indiana State Police, Indiana Constructors Inc., agency …

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Gov. Holcomb issues executive order to prepare for solar eclipse to support emergency response needs

INDIANAPOLIS-Governor Eric J. Holcomb signed an executive order to support the anticipated needs of Indiana’s emergency response, transportation, communication and critical infrastructure systems due to the expected high-number of visitors traveling to the state to view the total solar eclipse. The executive order will allow Indiana to utilize resources from …

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Are you ready? Total Solar Eclipse on Monday, April 8

Hundreds of thousands of eclipse viewers will flock to Indiana as the first total solar eclipse in seven years makes its way across the Hoosier State on Monday, April 8.  The eclipse will be visible over a large portion of the state, with the path of totality spanning from Evansville …

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Need more time to file your state taxes?

Need more time to file your state taxes? If so, you can request an extension of time to file your return electronically via INTIME, DOR’s customer portal. What you need to know You’ll need to request an extension to file no later than April 15, 2024. The new due date …

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