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88th Regional Support Command honored

Published Dec. 18, 2014
Standing with Michigan City, Ind., Mayor Ron Meer after being presented a Business Investment Award during the Economic Development Corporation of Michigan City’s 2014 Business Investment Awards Celebration, are Col. Kurt Wagner, 88th Regional Support Command; Staff Sgt. Antoine Ramsey; and Sgt. 1st Class Angel Avery, 624th Quartermaster Company.

Standing with Michigan City, Ind., Mayor Ron Meer after being presented a Business Investment Award during the Economic Development Corporation of Michigan City’s 2014 Business Investment Awards Celebration, are Col. Kurt Wagner, 88th Regional Support Command; Staff Sgt. Antoine Ramsey; and Sgt. 1st Class Angel Avery, 624th Quartermaster Company.

On Oct.8, the 88th Reserve Support Command’s Col. Kurt Wagner accepted an award which was bestowed in recognition of the significant positive impact made with the completion of the Michigan City, Indiana, Army Reserve Training Center and the nearly 300 Soldiers who utilize the facility. The Louisville District managed design and construction of the project. The dinner event recognized local companies that have made substantial investments in the community during the past two years. A crowd of nearly 200 attended the celebration including elected officials and leaders in local businesses, not-for-profit organizations and education representatives.

“The Michigan City Army Reserve Center project had strong support from the Mayor’s office and Economic Development team,” said Tom Murphy, project manager. 

On site Construction Management was provided by the Illinois Resident Office. Project design was provided by the AE Firm: RSP Architects.  Project construction was provided by Better Built Construction Services, Inc.