Commitment to environmental stewardship lands Ports of Indiana Green Marine designation.
The Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor was awarded for its voluntary actions taken in 2018 to improve air quality in Northwest Indiana.
Port representatives, including CEO Vanta Coda and Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor Port Director Ian Hirt, joined volunteers representing businesses at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor, the Wildlife Habitat Council and the U.S. Forest Service in early May to plant several dozen deciduous and coniferous trees at the port.
Fifteen non-profit groups across northern Indiana will receive a share of $50,000 in grants awarded through NIPSCO’s Environmental Grant Program.
NIPSCO is accepting applications for its environmental action grant to support local nonprofit organizations with environmental initiatives. Now in its fourth year, NIPSCO’s Environmental Action Grant provides funding for restoration and education projects throughout northern Indiana. “Our grant helps to improve the quality of the environment through many creative ways that might not otherwise be […]
Nominations are being sought for the 2018 Indiana Greenways Awards, presented by the Greenways Foundation of Indiana. Awards are presented to individuals, organizations, communities, businesses and projects which showcase advancing greenways or multi-use trail development in Indiana. Eligible trails include land, water and equestrian routes. Winners will be recognized during the foundation’s annual luncheon on […]