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Feds tout Grand Calumet's environmental progress, economic potential

Feds tout Grand Calumet's environmental progress, economic potential

SCHERERVILLE | Stakeholders do not have to choose between the environment and the economy, a federal representative told Lake County leaders Friday.

May 09, 2014 8:03 pm Photos

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Feds tout environmental progress, economic potential on Grand Cal River

Feds tout environmental progress, economic potential on Grand Cal River

Workers use bulldozers to spread clean sand back into the Seidner Marsh area Friday, one of several areas that have been earmarked for remediation as part of the Grand Calumet River Revitalization project.

May 09, 2014 5:20 pm
Feds tout environnental progress, economic potential on Grand Cal River

Feds tout environnental progress, economic potential on Grand Cal River

Scott Ireland, of the U.S Environmental Protection Agency, speaks during the Lake County Advancement Committee monthly meeting Friday at Teibel's Restaurant in Schererville. Ireland is heading up the Grand Calumet River project in Lake County where hundreds of acres of wetlands and near-shor…

May 09, 2014 5:20 pm
Partnerships credited for improved water quality

Partnerships credited for improved water quality

Water quality in the region has improved greatly over the years and more work to continue the momentum is in the works.

March 16, 2014 12:00 am
Grand Cal remediation projects moving forward

Grand Cal remediation projects moving forward

HAMMOND | Millions of pounds of contaminated sediment have been removed from the Grand Calumet River, and new projects to clean up the historically polluted waterway may be in the works.

September 24, 2013 12:00 pm Photos

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Grand Cal remediation projects moving forward

Grand Cal remediation projects moving forward

Scott Ireland and Diana Mally of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, shown in 2012, worked to restore the native habitat at Roxanna Marsh  as part of a massive EPA project to bring back 13 miles of the Grand Calumet River from the state line to U.S. Steel. The project involved dredging…

September 24, 2013 12:00 pm
Grand Calumet River getting grand cleanup

Grand Calumet River getting grand cleanup

Scott Ireland and Diana Mally of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, shown last summer, worked to restore the native habitat at Roxanna Marsh  as part of a massive EPA project to bring back 13 miles of the Grand Calumet River from the state line to U.S. Steel. The project involved dred…

April 21, 2013 12:00 am
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