Gary Seeks Proposals for Lake Street Beach Redevelopment

March 29, 2019

Summary: The Gary Redevelopment Commission has released a request for proposals (RFP) to redevelop 860 N. Lake Street, a 23-acre lakefront site adjacent to Lake Street in Gary’s Miller neighborhood. The public has the opportunity to submit questions and comments… Read More

Update: Petition to Stop SB581

March 10, 2019

Action Alert Update: Let the Judiciary Committee Know that Hoosiers Want Lake Michigan Access by Natalie Johnson, Executive Director, Save the Dunes On March 21, nearly 4,800 signatures were delivered to the Judiciary Committee asking them to oppose SB 581.… Read More

Petition to Stop SB 581

March 4, 2019

The contents of this post are now out of date. Please see our updated post by clicking here. Speak Out Against Senate Bill 581: Protect Our Right to the Lake Michigan Shoreline by Natalie Johnson, Executive Director, Save the Dunes… Read More

US Supreme Court Denies Lakefront Homeowners Certiorari

February 20, 2019

The US Supreme Court denied certiorari meaning the IN Supreme Court decision is settled law… but what’s next? by Natalie Johnson, Executive Director, Save the Dunes A moment of celebration. Yesterday, the United States Supreme Court refused to review the Indiana… Read More

Deep Freeze: What Lies Ahead for the Region

February 19, 2019

The Midwest’s experience with a historic deep freeze in January 2019 may provide new insight into what lies ahead for the region in the face of climate change by Victoria Wittig, Project Coordinator, Save the Dunes Do you remember the… Read More

1st National Park in Indiana, 61st in the Nation, The Indiana Dunes National Park

February 15, 2019

The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore has been re-designated as the Indiana Dunes National Park, making it the 61st national park in the country and the first in the State of Indiana. Save the Dunes is grateful for the tireless efforts… Read More

New Actions are Needed to Protect Recreation on Lake Michigan’s Shore

February 14, 2019

NEXT STEPS: New Actions are Needed to Protect Recreation on Lake Michigan’s Shore by Natalie Johnson, Executive Director, Save the Dunes As of Thursday, February 14, 2019, we need your help taking the next step to defend Hoosier’s rights to… Read More

Action Alert: Protect Public Right to Lake Michigan Shoreline

February 8, 2019

NEW Action is requested for those following our Action Alerts. The next step can be found by visiting: https://savedunes.org/2019/02/14/new-actions-are-needed-to-protect-recreation-on-lake-michigans-shore/

Your Comments are Needed on a New Rule that will Protect the Dunes from Invasive Species

December 4, 2018

by Victoria Wittig, Project Coordinator, Save the Dunes Save the Dunes and our partners work tirelessly to eradicate invasive species from our beloved natural areas. We prioritize invasive species control because they are an aggressive threat to our native plants… Read More