Governor Mike Pence wants to widen Interstate 65 in Lake County to three lanes in each direction from Merrillville south to at least State Road 2 (Exit 240) near Lowell. Governor Mike Pence announced recently plans to widen Interstate 65 in Lake County to three lanes in each direction...
Linda Figg and Mayor Anthony Copeland Recently there was a presentation by the Figg Bridge Group to the East ChicagoPlanning Commission about the new facility that will be constructed for the Cline Avenue Bridge coming soon. The facility will cost over one million dollars to construct and will be built...
Governor Mike Pence “Any assertion that today’s Senate vote will repeal HIP 2.0 is simply not true and is a shameful scare tactic being used for political gain that only serves to needlessly scare Hoosiers about losing their health care.” Spokesman Matt Lloyd for Gov-ernor Mike Pence issued a recent statement...
In an effort to help public housing and Housing Choice Voucher residents in Indiana find jobs and improve their education, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently awarded $1.2 million to housing agencies across the state through the Family Self-SufficiencyProgram (FSS). HUD’s FSS Program promotes the development...
THE B. COLEMAN hanger at the Gary/Chicago International Airport was added as part of the facility’s Master Plan in 2001. Officials seeks engineering firm to improve facility Officials from the Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority officials said Wed-nesday they are seeking requests for qualifications from firms that might improve the facility. Officials are...
AS FINANCIAL WOES plague the Genesis Convention Center, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson has pledged to steer more business opportunities to the struggling facility. Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson, along with City Council members announced they will no longer support any events held outside the city limits that could have been held at...
Indiana joins other states across the nation experiencing a decline in the homeless population. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently released the latest national estimate of homelessness, highlighting a continuing decline across the nation. HUD’s 2015 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress found an overall 11...
Governor Mike Pence Governor Mike Pence has directed state agencies to act on five recommendations provided during the third meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Drug Enforcement, Treatment, and Prevention. At the third Task Force meeting on November 19, 2015, a list of action items were discussed and accepted...
Eddie Melton and Tammi Davis Tammi Davis, Eddie Melton seek to impact state’s economy There are two new faces that are throwing their hats into the political arena. They are Tammi Davis, who has decided to run for State Representative of the 2nd District and Eddie Melton, who has filed an...