March Against Monsanto Valparaiso

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 about 100 people gathered outside the Porter County Courthouse to “March Against Monsanto”. Whitney Hibbitts was the local organizer and George Smolka addressed the crowd. Below is text from his initial prepared statement: Dearly beloved … Continued

Meetings to Address Issues Facing Wolf Lake Watershed

Stormwater runoff and discharges to the Wolf Lake watershed will be among issues to be discussed at a series of public meetings beginning next month. Sponsored by the Association for the Wolf Lake Initiative (AWLI), the meetings initially will focus … Continued

Pipelines and Borderlines: People Can’t Drink Oil

219GreenConnect podcast host Kathy Sipple speaks with David Mueller of Paul Henry’s Art Gallery in Hammond about their current exhibit: “Pipelines and Borderlines: People Can’t Drink Oil!” Listen to the podcast. The show was curated by artist Beverly Keys. It … Continued

Webinar: Enbridge 6b Pipeline Risks & Solutions

This is the recorded video taken from today’s webinar presented by Nathan Pavlovic and Nicole Barker from Save the Dunes. Webinar Link: Enbridge Pipeline 6b Risks and Solutions Resources mentioned during the webinar: Indiana Residents Concerned About Enbridge Facebook Page … Continued

Northwest Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC)

NIRPC is a regional council of local governments serving the citizens of Lake, Porter, and LaPorte counties in Northwest Indiana. The Northwest Indiana region is part of the U.S. Census Bureau’s Chicago Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). NIRPC provides a forum … Continued

Save the Dunes

The mission of Save the Dunes, a 501(c)3 charitable organization, is to preserve, protect and restore the Indiana Dunes and all natural resources in Northwest Indiana’s Lake Michigan Watershed for an enhanced quality of life. One of Indiana’s Oldest Environmental … Continued

Hoosier Environmental Council

Hoosier Environmental Council is devoted to identifying the biggest environmental challenges facing Indiana, and uniting people toward a solution. We use a combination of education, advocacy, and sometimes, litigation, to address those challenges. The result is a new vision of … Continued

Indiana Complete Streets Campaign

Indiana Complete Streets Campaign supports policies that ensure streets are designed and operated to enable safe access for all users: pedestrians, bicyclists, public transit riders and motorists. Campaign partners support local policies and statewide legislation that ensures that the entire right … Continued

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