State Sen. Jim Buck (R-Kokomo) has filed emergency legislation that would allow the Indiana Department of Homeland Security to issue a cease and desist order to stop work on the new ballpark being built for the summer collegiate Kokomo Jackrabbits (Prospect League), which Buck says will allow the state to protect itself from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The city is opposed to this legislation. Read more here. Watch news report here. As you recall, the Indiana agency and FEMA told the city to stop construction on the ballpark because the site is located in a flood-prone area of town along the Wildcat River.