Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson will be joined by federal officials Friday to launch a redevelopment project. Regional representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Department of Transportation are expected to be on hand for the announcement. July 18, 2013

News Release

GARY, Ind. - On Friday, July 19, leaders from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Department of Transportation will join the Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson to announce a new redevelopment project.

Through the federal Partnership for Sustainable Communities, EPA, HUD, and DOT, along with other federal and state agencies, will work with the city and private foundations on the new project.

WHO: Mayor Karen Wilson-Freeman

EPA Regional Administrator Susan Hedman

HUD Regional Administrator Antonio R. Riley

Federal Transit Administration Regional Administrator Marisol Simon

WHERE: Lake Room, Genesis Convention Center,

1 Genesis Center Plaza, Gary, IN 46402

WHEN: 1:00 p.m., Friday, July 19, 2013

Source: The City of Gary