Notable News

How 37 U.S. cities are reimagining their communities

04.25.16 | In the News

This CNN Money article highlights six of this year’s Knight Cities Challenge awardees, including Delta Institute’s Steel City Salvage project in Gary, IN. Read it here.


Gary, Indiana: A 2016 Winner of a Knight Cities Challenge Grant

04.14.16 | In the News

This Chicago Crusader article highlights Delta Institute’s project, Steel City Salvage, as a recent winner of the 2016 Knigh Cities Challenge. The $385,000 prize will be used to establish a materials reuse hub in Gary, IN.


April Update from Delta Institute

04.13.16 | Announcements

This month’s Update shares big news from our Knight Cities Challenge event in Gary, IN, introduces a new Driven Doer, and fills you in on lots of events happening this month.


Delta Project in Gary, IN wins Knight Cities Challenge

04.13.16 | Announcements

On April 12, 2016, Delta Institute joined partners in Gary, IN to celebrate the selection of its project, Steel City Salvage, as a Knight Cities Challenge winner. The competitive Challenge attracted more that 4,500 ideas from the Knight Foundation’s 26 target communities, and yesterday they announced funding for 37 ideas from 19 communities. Delta Institute was awarded $385,000 to establish Steel City Salvage as…More


Gary wins Knight grant to deconstruct, recycle vacant homes

04.12.16 | In the News

This article from NWI Times highlights Delta Institute’s Steel City Salvage project, which won a Knight Cities Challenge grant. Read it here.


Vacant means vintage for Gary grant winner

04.12.16 | In the News

This article from the Post-Tribune highlights Delta Institute’s Steel City Salvage project, which won a Knight Cities Challenge grant. Read it here.