INDOT "Trucks Park Here"

WIKY-Radio, Evansville

Today:  INDOT's Scott Manning talks about the new "Trucks Stop Here" program that allows for long-haul truck drivers moving through Indiana to take their DOT-mandated rest breaks in places away from moving traffic.  David Wright and the incoming general manager of Gary Public Transportation Corp., Jerome Parker, talk about upcoming GPTC mass transit projects.  And Eric Parrish, executive vice president of MGT Consulting and Lisa Rosinko, CFO of the Gary Community Schools, have an update on the financial health of the school district that is currently under state-mandated emergency manageme

Calumet Collaborative website

Today:   A conversation with Sarah Coulter, the executive director of the bi-state Calumet Collaborative, which is focused on economic opportunity between the communties in both states, supports livable communities as well as the culture and heritage of the Region and its natural area.   She has an update on the Calumet National Heritage Area initiative, which includes travelling historic exhibits that will come into our area later this year.  We also have two more conversations from the Welcome Project at Valparaiso University, with two different views in the city of Gary -- one of them f