Karen Freeman-Wilson

Hundreds Line Up At Gary Job Fair As Furniture Manufacturer Opens New PlantEdsal, a Chicago-based industrial furniture manufacturing company, has announced plans to open a facility Gary, bringing 300 much-needed jobs to the struggling town in northwest Indiana.
Gary Survey Finds 6,300 Vacant Homes; 550 Vacant BusinessesThe city of Gary has completed a long project to survey the state of housing and other buildings, and found many are in very bad shape.
Feds Award $500K Grant To Gary For Neighborhood Redevelopment PlanThe city plans to use the grant to attract even more investments through a hyper-local approach to addressing problems in the University Park East neighborhood,
Freight Rail Cutting Off Emergency Vehicles In Part Of Gary, Ind.Nearly six months ago, crews tore out and began rebuilding the overpass drivers used to get around four sets of tracks that cross Lake Street. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
Gary Seeks State Police Help To Curb Murders Gary has been waiting for an answer from the state of Indiana about whether help will be sent in to curb a wave of violence, but Governor Mike Pence says he needs more information.
Daley, Freeman-Wilson Team Up For U Of C Public Policy ProgramFormer Chicago Mayor Richard Daley and a group of University of Chicago graduate students he now teaches are reaching across the state line to help the battered steel town of Gary, Ind.
New Gary Mayor Introduces Public Safety TeamGary's new mayor is pledging to put the brakes on a growing number of burglaries in the city. That's just one item on Karen Freeman-Wilson's "to-do" list after taking office as Gary’s first female mayor.
Freeman-Wilson Discusses Vision For Future Of Gary, Ind.She's got a Harvard law degree and served as Indiana’s attorney general, but Karen Freeman-Wilson is about take on her toughest challenge yet as the newly-elected mayor of Gary, Ind.
Freeman-Wilson Wins Handily In Race For Gary MayorVoters in Gary have elected their first woman mayor.
Gary Residents To Select New MayorMunicipal elections are being held Tuesday in several Indiana towns and cities, including Gary, which could see its first woman mayor.
Gary May Soon Have First Black Female Mayor In StateThe primary election for mayor in Gary, Ind., Tuesday has set the stage for possible Indiana election history.