City of Gary Mayor Jerome Prince

GUARANTEED INCOME VALIDATION EFFORT

GARY-  The first recipients of the pilot program, the Guaranteed Income Validation Effort, began getting notified Monday that they will receive $500 a month for 12 months, no strings attached.

Gary Mayor Jerome Prince and Prophetess Burgess Peoples, executive director of the program, also referred to as GIVE, conducted the notifications.

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GARY - Gary Mayor Jerome Prince is satisfied with the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial.  

In a released statement Prince said he, like most Americans, was horrified at the way Chauvin tortured and killed George Floyd. Prince said in this case, the jury made the right decision and showed we can achieve moments of justice in our country.

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GARY- A mass vaccination site is being placed in Gary by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the State of Indiana.  U.S. Congressman Frank Mrvan and City of Gary Mayor Jerome Prince both commented on the initiative on Monday expressing their excitement.

Prince says the mass vaccination site will be a game-changer as we continue to fight this historic pandemic.  He thanked Congressman Mrvan, the State of Indiana, the city's federal partners and the Gary Community School Corporation for providing space at Roosevelt High School.