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Campaign News - Press Releases | Nov 20, 2023

Melton and partners to host 5th Annual Turkey Giveaway Tuesday, Nov. 21st at RailCats Stadium

GARY, IN (NOVEMBER 20, 2023) – This Thanksgiving, mayor-elect Eddie Melton has teamed up  with a church, an urban farm, a healthcare provider, and a community organization to help families  in need. As a result, Melton’s 5th Annual Turkey Giveaway will take place on Tuesday, November  21st from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at RailCats […]
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Campaign News - Press Releases | Oct 20, 2023

Melton for Mayor campaign launches Gary quality of life survey

GARY (Oct. 11, 2023) – The Melton Campaign has launched the Gary Quality of Life Survey to solicit  feedback from residents on expectations of city services, the state of the local economy and the  overall quality of life in Gary. All citizens of Gary are invited to participate.  “Surveys like these are incredibly valuable for […]
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Campaign News - Press Releases | Jul 24, 2023

Congressman Bennie Thompson to visit Gary for tour, fundraiser for Sen. Eddie Melton

GARY (July 24, 2023) – Democratic nominee for Mayor of Gary Sen. Eddie Melton and his team announced today U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson (Mississippi’s 2nd congressional district) will visit Gary on Tuesday, Jul. 25, joining Melton for a tour of the city and as a guest speaker for a fundraiser on behalf of Melton’s mayoral […]
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Campaign News - In the News | May 22, 2023

Melton Celebrates Economic Development Legislation Becoming Law

INDIANAPOLIS—Today, State Senator Eddie Melton (D-Gary) joined Governor Holcomb for the ceremonial bill signing of his economic development legislation, Senate Enrolled Act (SEA) 434. Senator Melton’s economic development bill leverages new gaming revenue coming online in FY 2026 with local matching dollars to do the following: Establishes the Lake County Convention and Economic Development Fund to […]
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