Regionally Speaking, Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Nov 14, 2018

Lake County Community Economic Development Department Executive Director Tim Brown, Habitat for Humanity partner family Sam Lopez, Habitat for Humanity Director of Development Amy Blaker, and Construction Manager Mike Poe stand in front of the next Veteran Build in Merrillville.
Credit Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Indiana

Today:   Amy Blaker with Habitat for Humanity of Northwest Indiana is with Jon Brezik and Tim Brown with the Lake County Community Development Dept., to talk about the joint Lake County – Habitat For Humanity “Veterans Build” in Merrillville, on W. 84th Court.  It's part of a neighborhood revitalization effort by the county.  We also have another edition of "Green Fleet Radio," supported by South Shore Clean Cities.  Lauri Keagle, in for Host Carl Lisek, talks with Mitch Barloga of NIRPC.

Dan Repay, the executive director of the Little Calumet River Basin Development Commission brings us up-to-date on what improvement projects are planned for 2019, and of more homes coming off the flood plain maps in Hammond.