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Regionally Speaking, September 1, 2022

Regionally Speaking,  September 1, 2022
Great American Outdoors Act

Today: Coal ash clean up and removal had been a major topic of discussion in the Region lately so we’re bringing back our conversations with representatives from NIPSCO as well as Just Transition Northwest Indiana.  But up first, the Indiana Dunes National Park was granted $16 M as part of the Great American Outdoors Act. We’ll speak with park superintendent Paul Labovitz about how the funds will be utilized for some much needed repairs.  All of that and more on this edition of Regionally Speaking

As co-host and producer of Regionally Speaking, Dee is responsible for connecting with northwest Indiana community newsmakers to share their stories with the Lakeshore Public Radio listening audience. She believes in the power of storytelling to engage, teach and change lives. Prior to working at Lakeshore Public Radio, Dee enjoyed giving of her time, talent and resources to various community organizations. Dee believes in servant leadership and her favorite quote is Leadership is service not position by Tim Fargo.
As Vice President of Radio Operations, Tom is responsible for overseeing Lakeshore Public Radio. He oversees the radio station’s programming, as well as news. He was instrumental in bringing several different genres of music to Lakeshore Public Radio.