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Over $2.2M to fuel Boone County road projects

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Friday, October 11, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 11, 2019) – More than $2.2 million in state matching grants will be awarded throughout Boone County to accelerate local road and bridge improvements, according to area legislators. This local funding is part of the nearly $100 million recently awarded to Indiana cities, towns and counties through the Community Crossings Matching

Over $1.8M to fuel Hendricks County road projects

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Hendricks County communities will receive over $1.8 million in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to area legislators.

Smaltz: Over $2.3M to fuel local road projects

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – DeKalb County and local communities were recently awarded over $2.3 million in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Rep. Ben Smaltz (R-Auburn).

Leonard: Over $1.8M to fuel local road projects

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Local communities were recently awarded over $1.8 million in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington).

Allen County lawmakers: Over $1.6 million to fuel local road projects

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Allen County was recently awarded over $1.6 million in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Reps. Martin Carbaugh (R-Fort Wayne) and Dave Heine (R-Fort Wayne).

Abbott: Over $1.2M to fuel local road projects

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Kendallville and Rome City were recently awarded over $1.2 million in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Rep. David Abbott (R-Rome City).

Over $8.1M to fuel Lake, Porter County road projects

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Lake and Porter County communities were recently awarded over $8.1 million in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Reps. Michael Aylesworth (R-Hebron) and Ed Soliday (R-Valparaiso). This local funding is part of the nearly $100 million recently awarded to Indiana cities,

Over $500,000 to fuel Clay County road projects

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Clay County was recently awarded over $500,000 in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Reps. Beau Baird (R-Greencastle) and Alan Morrison (R-Brazil).

Gutwein: Over $337K to fuel Pulaski County road projects

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Local communities were recently awarded over $337,000 in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Rep. Doug Gutwein (R-Francesville). Nearly $100 million was awarded to Indiana cities, towns and counties through the Community Crossings Matching Grant program, which is now in its

Over $1.3M to fuel Newton County road projects

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Newton County communities were recently awarded over $1.3 million in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Reps. Doug Gutwein (R-Francesville) and Sharon Negele (R-Attica). Nearly $100 million was awarded to Indiana cities, towns and counties through the Community Crossings

Negele: Over $762K to fuel Benton County road projects

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Local communities were recently awarded over $762,000 in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Rep. Sharon Negele (R-Attica). Nearly $100 million was awarded to Indiana cities, towns and counties through the Community Crossings Matching Grant program, which is now in its

Negele: Over $77K to fuel Hillsboro road projects

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – The town of Hillsboro was recently awarded $77,169 in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Rep. Sharon Negele (R-Attica). Nearly $100 million was awarded to Indiana cities, towns and counties through the Community Crossings Matching Grant program, which is now in its fourth

Negele: Over $141K to fuel Remington road projects

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – The town of Remington was recently awarded $141,703 in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Rep. Sharon Negele (R-Attica). Nearly $100 million was awarded to Indiana cities, towns and counties through the Community Crossings Matching Grant program, which is now in its fourth

Berne awarded over $600,000 to fuel local road projects

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Thursday, October 10, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 10, 2019) – Berne will receive $611,222 in state matching grants to accelerate road and bridge improvements, according to State Rep. Matt Lehman (R-Berne). This local funding is part of the nearly $100 million recently awarded to Indiana cities, towns and counties through the Community Crossings Matching Grant program. Now in its

Lucas: A giant leap for cannabis advocates

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Wednesday, October 9, 2019

The negative stigma surrounding cannabis needs to end and now is the perfect opportunity to implement the benefits it can bring Hoosiers. With the recent decision by the Marion County prosecutor to no longer prosecute adults in possession of one ounce or less of marijuana when that charge is the only or most serious one, Indiana took a positive giant leap forward in ending its war on cannabis.

Local schools receive federal grant to invest in educators

Posted by: Samantha Holifield  | Tuesday, October 8, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 8, 2019) – Perry Township Schools are among three school districts awarded a federal grant by the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching to create career ladders and mentorship programs for local educators.

Rep. Stutzman: Local schools receive federal grant to invest in educators

Posted by: Allison Vanatsky  | Tuesday, October 8, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 8, 2019) – Goshen Community Schools are among three school districts awarded a federal grant by the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching to create career ladders and mentorship programs for local educators, according to State Rep. Christy Stutzman (R-Middlebury).

May: Brown County Schools receive federal grant to invest in educators

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Brown County Schools are among three school districts awarded a federal grant by the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching to create career ladders and mentorship programs for local educators, according to State Rep. Chris May (R-Bedford).

Rep. Manning takes on key House committee role

Monday, October 7, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 7, 2019) – State Rep. Ethan Manning (R-Denver) was recently selected to serve as the vice chair of the House Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications Committee.

Rep. Vermilion selected to serve on three House committees

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Friday, October 4, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 4, 2019) – State Rep. Ann Vermilion (R-Marion) was recently appointed to three House standing committees.

Abbott appointed vice chair of House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, October 4, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 4, 2019) — State Rep. David Abbott (R-Rome City) was recently appointed to serve as vice chair of the House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee.

Bosma releases several updates to House standing committee assignments

Friday, October 4, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 4, 2019) – House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) released several updated House standing committee assignments today due to member retirements this year.

Pressel appointed chair of House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee

Posted by: Jessica L Bruder  | Friday, October 4, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 4, 2019) – State Rep. Jim Pressel (R-Rolling Prairie) was recently selected to serve as chair of the House Government and Regulatory Reform Committee. Pressel was vice chair of the committee during the 2019 legislative session, and has served as a member of the committee since first taking office in 2017. “I learned a lot

Rep. Kirchhofer appointed to leadership position

Posted by: Samantha Holifield  | Friday, October 4, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 4, 2019) – State Rep. Cindy Kirchhofer (R-Beech Grove) was recently named assistant majority floor leader for the Indiana House Republican Caucus.

Rep. Sherman selected to serve on key committees

Posted by: Samantha Holifield  | Friday, October 4, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 4, 2019) – State Rep. Dollyne Sherman (R-Indianapolis) was recently appointed to several House standing committees.

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