Video: Driving Economic Growth in Northwest Indiana

The RDA was recently awarded an $800,000 competitive EPA grant to establish a revolving loan fund to clean up brownfield sites in Gary, Hammond and East Chicago. Following a press conference, several local and regional officials — including Congressman Pete Visclosky, EPA Region 5 Administrator Susan Hedman, East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland and RDA President and CEO Bill Hanna — spoke with our video crew about how the award will drive growth and economic development in the region.

For highlights of the press conference click here.

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