Regionally Speaking, Thursday, October 18, 2018

Oct 18, 2018

The latest about the city of Gary's 2019 budget and an update on northwest Indiana business news is in today's Reporters' Roundtable program.

Today:   This is Reporters' Roundtable Thursday and we talk to local reporters about their stories posted online and in print.  Doug Ross of the "Times" covers the 2020 end of exemptions for property tax caps for Lake County taxpayers and the impact on local goverments, and Griffith town officials courting two neighboring townships.  Greg Tejeda of the "Post-Tribune" has news on the Gary Common Council meeting on the 2019 budget, Gary-Chicago International Airport and ICE and bedbugs -- and "Times" business reporter Joseph Pete talks about his stories on the U.S. Steel and ArcelorMittal negotiations toward new contracts with the United Steelworkers union.