CEDAR LAKE | The Town Council has postponed a vote on the South Shore extension financing until next month.
It was in the early 1980s that Indiana State University did a study about Lake County merging all towns and cities into a unigov form of government.
DYER | The Town Council narrowly approved a resolution supporting the South Shore commuter rail extension Thursday, following some negative feedback from its audience.
U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky is on the verge of doing what no other politician has ever done – unite Lake County.
It's become an all-to-common scene in Lake County: Box-laden dollies being tugged up the metal ramps of moving trucks as folks seek greener pastures elsewhere.
I want to board the train.
The ball is rolling on local funding for the South Shore extension to Dyer. So far, nearly half of Lake County's municipalities have made a financial commitment, as has Lake County government, through their new County Economic Development Income Tax revenues.
I swear, if U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky told the people of Northwest Indiana our future depended on raising unicorns, you'd have folks lined up, begging him to let them invest their last nickel just to prove they believed their esteemed prophet of Da Region!
Top steel executives visited Washington, D.C., to call on Congress to help make the industry more globally competitive.
The South Shore Line's operator on Friday took a major step toward applying for federal aid to build a $571 million extension by voting unanimously to hire AECOM, of Los Angeles, to develop a draft environmental impact study.
Cities and towns across the country are investing in their future and expanding their rail networks because they see the economic value in transportation. The reality is that if Northwest Indiana does not come together, federal and state money will go to cities and towns ready to invest in t…
DYER | The Town Council pledged its support Thursday for the South Shore extension.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence has put a $4 million exclamation point on years of work by U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, in building local support and funding to expand the South Shore Line to Dyer.
The sign in the locker room said, “When the going gets tough, the tough get going.”
HAMMOND | U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, on Monday urged Hammond City Council members to get on board with the South Shore commuter train expansion.
There are two sides to every story. We have been inundated with articles from proponents for the extension of the South Shore commuter rail line to Dyer.
Rep. Pete Visclosky is running around Lake County asking municipalities to pony up as much as a third of their economic development income tax proceeds for the extension of the South Shore to Dyer.
LOWELL | A few supporters of the proposed South Shore commuter rail line extension to Dyer turned out Monday at a meeting in Lowell.
LOWELL | The Town Council will meet in a work session with Sen. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, on Monday to discuss the proposed South Shore rail expansion.
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