EVOLVE Subaru of Indiana Tour
|Event Date:||April 19, 2017|
Following the plant tour, a panel discussion was held including four stakeholders involved in the effort to provide a properly planned and supported area for industrial development. Also included in the discussion was SIA representative, Rachel Hazaray, who provided an overview of SIA’s history, products, awards and environmental stewardship initiatives.
Public Sector Discussion Panel Members
- Sue Scholer, a former Tippecanoe County Commissioner, was involved in supporting the industrial expansion within the county.
- Bill Davis, a Civil Engineering Design Consultant at the time, described the planning, design and extensive construction investments from the City of Lafayette Utilities Department to make industrial development possible.
- Sallie Fahey, Executive Director of the Tippecanoe County Area Plan Commission, which played a major role in planning the land use and orderly development strategy for Tippecanoe County.
- Mike Spencer, former Tippecanoe County Surveyor, was responsible for planning and overseeing the regional drainage improvement projects necessary to support large scale development.
Overall, the day was a success to see the final product of all the hard work these people put into Tippecanoe County.