Tag Archives: mike repay

Area Residents’ Group: South Shore Plans to Take Homes Even if There is NO Funding for West Lake

“Approximately 140 homeowners in Hammond, Munster and Dyer could potentially lose their homes even if the project dies” Julie O’Connor, Concerned Families of the West Lake Corridor Project speaking to Lake County Commissioners July 20, 2017-With funding for the West Lake Extension of the South Shore railroad facing an uphill battle in congress, a group… Read More »

Did NICTD Just Threaten Hammond? South Shore May Build “Gateway” Station in Illinois?

Out of control Illinois bureaucrats running the show at NICTD share NWI Times article endorsing spending $300M in Hegewsisch instead of Hammond. July 7, 2017-The Northwest Indiana Times Editorial Board on Sunday suggested that the Northwest Indiana Regional Development Authority would fund a $300M train station and maintenance facility in Hegewisch if Hammond did not… Read More »

Buncich-McDermott Feud Heats Up On Social Media

                    By Ken Davidson- “If I had to guess, John Buncich will accept a plea deal from the Federal Government sometime this summer, admit his guilt, agree to pay the citizens of Lake County thousands in Restitution. He will then be marched off to prison, with other… Read More »

Commissioner Report Cites High LC Unemployment; Cites Gary Airport, Property Demolitions as Keys to Economic Growth

Lake County has highest joblessness in State of Indiana.  Unemployment numbers are improving but remain high throughout Lake County compared to the state average of 4.2%. Commissioners say they will “continue to implement cost reduction measures.” February 17, 2017-Lake County Commissioners Kyle Allen, Mike Repay and Jerry Tippy have issued a State of the County… Read More »