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Developing a healthy community through revitalization

GARY | If you reside on a block with an abandoned building it would mean a $7,000 decrease in your home's value.

July 22, 2014 5:00 pm

State awards funds to raze abandoned homes

INDIANAPOLIS | Three Lake County cities are among the first in the state to benefit from Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann's Blight Elimination Program.

May 22, 2014 7:12 pm

Gary competes for state grant to raze abandoned homes

GARY | There's a chance for cities in Lake County to grab a piece of $16 million to pay for removing blighted and abandoned homes.

April 24, 2014 6:49 pm

Local housing officials cry foul over lack of state tax credits

Three affordable housing projects in Gary, East Chicago and Hammond missed the mark by a few points to receive tax credits, and local housing officials believe they're being ignored by state officials.

April 13, 2014 6:45 pm

State offering funds to tear down blighted homes

INDIANAPOLIS | Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann is making up to $36 million in competitive grants available to communities in Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties to tear down blighted homes.

February 03, 2014 11:05 am
EDITORIAL: Use federal funds to raze derelict buildings

EDITORIAL: Use federal funds to raze derelict buildings

Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann discussed abandoned housing during her visit to Northwest Indiana last week. It's a statewide problem, even in rural areas, but it's acute in cities such as East Chicago and Gary.

December 18, 2013 12:00 am Video

CRWorks Inc. receives $170,000 grant for Comfort Villas

GARY | CRWorks, Inc., a nonprofit organization based in Gary, has received a grant from Federal Home Bank of Indianapolis for $170,000 under the Affordable Housing program.

November 06, 2013 4:19 pm

Valpo opens LifeTrail exercise stations to public

VALPARAISO | The LifeTrail Advanced Wellness System and its seven workout stations were officially opened to the public Thursday, but nobody was interested in braving chilly temperatures and trying out any of the 20 exercise stations or 150 different activities it offered.

October 24, 2013 2:38 pm
LifeTrail provides fitness for all ages

LifeTrail provides fitness for all ages

VALPARAISO | Seven exercise stations. Twenty separate pieces of exercise equipment. Up to 150 different exercises.

October 10, 2013 6:16 pm Photos


Applications for federal tax credits denied for two Hammond housing projects

HAMMOND | Two housing projects in the city were dealt setbacks Thursday when they did not receive federal tax credits critical to moving the developments forward.

February 28, 2013 4:02 pm

Pence picks new Homeland Security director; keeps 4 Daniels agency leaders

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov.-elect Mike Pence on Thursday selected a former Indiana State Police commander to lead the Indiana Department of Homeland Security and retained several of Gov. Mitch Daniels' state agency heads.

December 13, 2012 8:34 pm

Hammond gets $8.6 million in tax credits for low-income housing

HAMMOND | The Hammond Housing Authority has been awarded almost $9 million in tax credits to help fund 49 low-income housing units.

March 01, 2011 12:00 am
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