Lakeshore Report August 1, 2014
The city of Gary announces the resignation of its police chief as a spike in violent crime across the region continues. Reporter Hilary Powell examines the public health consequences of living in a high-crime area. Regionally Speaking host Steve Walsh talks with Valparaiso mayor Jon Costas about a proposal to build a busing and transit hub in the city. Potential changes to the regulation of storm water runoff are examined in a special report from Washington D.C. correspondent Elizabeth Wang of the Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism. Reporter Sarah Holst heads to the Porter County Regional Airport where a group of local volunteers are teaming up to save homeless animals.
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