Regionally Speaking, Monday, July 22, 2019

Jul 22, 2019

Ivy Tech Community College in Indiana and Moraine Valley Community College in Illinois are partners with the Calumet Area Industrial Commission in offering financial help through the federally-funded "Promise" program. CAIC chief Ted Stalnos is on "Regionally Speaking" to talk about it.
Credit MVCC/SAIC websites

Today:  Ted Stalnos with the Calumet Area Industrial Commission talks about the organization that includes both Indiana and Illinois manufacturers and their mission of directing skilled workers to them, and how community colleges in both states are partners in the federal "Promise Grant" education program.  Celina Weatherwax with MAAC Foundation tells us about the Aug. 1st-4th World War II aircraft visit at Porter Regional Airport, and a special reception on Aug. 3rd to benefit MAAC.  And Gary Sanitary District executive director Dan Vicari explains the history of the city's combined storm and sanitary sewer overflow system and how the creation  of a long-term control plan will mean a cleaner environment.