PRESS RELEASE: Michigan City Area Schools, in partnership with Performance Services, Inc., has received a 2018 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence in the Renewable Energy Category. The award was presented on September 19 by the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) at its 21st Annual Pollution Prevention Conference and Trade Show in Indianapolis. “We are thrilled to be recognized with the Governor’s award,” said Dr. Barbara Eason-Watkins, MCAS Superintendent. “This project has helped us move toward ‘greener’ and more efficient buildings, and it is being financed through energy savings at no cost to taxpayers. This will benefit Michigan City Area Schools and our community for years to come.” ... See MoreSee Less
Congratulations to Safe Harbor for receiving this amazing grant to bring a Manufacturing Academy to the after school program. Programs like this help set kids up for great futures! ... See MoreSee Less
Michigan City’s Safe Harbor Afterschool Program was awarded a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Innovation Grant from the Indiana Department of Education for the 2018-2019 school year. The grant funds will be used to develop Afterschool Manufacturing Academies at three elementary schools and develop new, hands-on activities that will challenge afterschool students to solve real-world problems.
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Great kick off today for the start of something new at Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa #expansionsAnything having to do with Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa is a huge win for My Michigan City, Indiana and Economic Development Corporation Michigan City, Indiana, as well as a huge win for the Region as a whole, and we've got great news: Blue Chip revealed plans for its expansion of the Stardust Event Center today! That means more amazing community gatherings are on the horizon!