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  by Tadman
 
Per this article, the NATO summit security measures cost NICTD $100k. Ouch.

"The NATO summit will cost South Shore operator Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District about $100,000 when all bills and losses are tallied."

http://m.nwitimes.com/business/transpor ... 68f39.html

Rock on, nothing like coughing up tax money for that one.