October 2014 Newsletter
In This Issue
Local Leaders Lauded for Innovation
SSCC Receives NIPSCO Luminary Award
Odyssey Day 2014
Thank you for attending our Clean Air Golf Outing
Green Commuter Radio Show
Alternative Fuel News
Local Leaders Lauded for Innovation
As part of its effort to highlight its 2013-14 class, the Society of Innovators of Northwest Indiana selected Carl and Lorrie Lisek as its September Innovators of the Month.

Building on national recognition for displacing petroleum with alternative fuels, South Shore Clean Cities champions partnerships to build a green economy across Northern Indiana, said Carl Lisek, executive director.
NIPSCO Gives Luminary Awards to Area 'Shining Beacons'
"Shining beacons" of community service were honored by NIPSCO at a Thursday night presentation of the company's Luminary Awards. Jim Stanley, NIPSCO chief executive, described the five recipients that way, and said "there inidividuals and organizations here truly helped light the way for those who follow."

South Shore Clean Cities' focus on reducing dependency on oil earned it an award, Kathleen O'Leary said. "The most compelling sign of the organization's success has been bringing together environmental groups, communities and industry," she said. 
Odyssey Day 2014 - Fair Oaks CowtoberFest - Oct. 11

South Shore Clean Cities is partnering with Fair Oaks Farms CowtoberFest on October 11 for a day of fun! Alternative fuel vehicles will be on display will include a THINK 100% electric car, ROUSH propane Ford F-250, and many more! The event will include Trick-or-Treating, hay mazes, pumpkin carving, and more! Be sure to use #CleanCities and #Odyssey the day of the event. Visit the Fair Oaks Farms website for more information, directions and schedule of events.

Thanks to those who attended our 2014 Clean Air Golf Outing

Check out all the pictures from the outing on our SSCC Facebook


Thank you to our event sponsors:
Green Commuter Radio Show

Be sure to tune in for our upcoming segments:
    • October 8 - Karen Edwards, United Soybean Board, & Jim Evanoff, Yellowstone National Park
    • October 22 - Stephenie Wix, Gain Clean Fuel/ U.S. Oil
Alternative Fuel News

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October Events

2014 IN Logistics Summit

October 7 & 8, 2014
Indiana Convention Center, Downtown Indianapolis
NIPSCO - Energy Symposium
October 08, 2014
Radisson Star Plaza - 800 E. 81st Ave, Merrillville, IN 46410
International Walk or Bike to School Day
October 08, 2014
Green Commuter Radio Show 
October 08, 2014
12:05 PM CT
NIRPC's 2040 Comprehensive Regional Plan - Public Transit
October 14, 2014
5:30 pm-7:30 pm
ASE-Certified Biodiesel for Diesel Technicians Training Course 
October 14, 2014
8:00 am - 5:00 pm CT
220 Dean Johnson Blvd, 
South Bend, IN 46601
WI Clean Cities Odyssey Day
October 15, 2014
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM CST
 Mequon, WI 53092
CNG Training Course
October 17, 2014
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm CT
Ivy Tech Community College, 410 E. Columbia Drive, East Chicago, IN 46312 (Room #113)
Green Commuter Radio Show 
October 22, 2014
12:05 PM CT
Green Fleet Conference and Expo
October 29-30, 2014
Schaumburg, IL
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