April 8, 2017-The Little Calumet River Basin Development Commission will meet on Wednesday April 12, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Munster Town Hall. According to their website, “The Little Calumet River Basin Development Commission was created in 1980 by the Indiana General Assembly to serve as the required local sponsor for the Little Calumet River, Indiana Flood Control and Recreation Project. The Federal project, which was authorized for construction in the 1986 Water Resources Development Act, is designed to provide structural flood protection up to the 200-year level along the main channel of the Little Calumet River from the Illinois State Line to Martin Luther King Drive in Gary.” Dan Repay is the Executive Director of the LCRB and the Board consists of the following:
William Baker Chairman, Governor’s Appt
Tom Wichlinski Vice Chairman – Governor’s Appt
Tom Gozdecki Treasurer, Governor’s Appt
Ron McAhron DNR Representative
Deborah Long City of Hammond Governor’s Appt
Anthony Broadnax Governor’s Appt.
LeVon Whittaker City of Gary Governor’s Appt.
Dave Castellanos Lake County Commissioners’ Appt.
David Wickland Commission Attorney
The Agenda for the April 12 Meeting is:
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