Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann will take part today in what is being called a major infrastructure announcement in southeast Indiana. Ports of Indiana Chief Executive Officer Rich Cooper will also participate in this afternoon’s event at the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville.
U.S. Maritime Administrator Paul Jaenichen is also set to be at today’s announcement. It’s set for 2:00 p.m.
In April, The Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville reported its highest quarterly shipment total in 30 years. The port surpassed two million tons of cargo in 2014 for the first time.