The “Rebuild Highland Park” fund will be used to plant trees and repair or replace playgrounds damaged in Highland Park, including the ADA compliant playground.
A central Indiana park that lost most of its mature trees to an August tornado will be replanted with native trees as crews rebuild its damaged playgrounds.
More than 200 displaced Kokomo residents stayed at the temporary shelter since last Wednesday, but Red Cross officials say those residents have now moved on.
Many Kokomo residents are still not back in their houses a week after tornadoes downed hundreds of trees and damaged more than a thousand homes.
The aftermath of the tornadoes that ripped across the state this week, the Wrongful Conviction Center at IUPUI and Indiana’s sentencing guidelines.
The American Red Cross set up a shelter at the Kokomo Event and Conference Center for those displaced.
While the number of injuries is minimal, the damage to homes and businesses is extensive.
Indiana Governor Mike Pence says 27 tornado warnings ended up with 8 confirmed tornadoes, three of them touched down.
The Tri-State Tornado is the largest tornado ever recorded.
Three tornadoes hit Indiana this week crushing homes and downing trees. Plus, job seekers who are re-entering the workforce face numerous challenges.