Portage Government News
PORTAGE | Beginning next year, when a door-to-door solicitor bangs on a front door in Portage, they better have a large, visible identification tag.
PORTAGE | The city's Traffic Commission on Thursday approved licensing two taxi cab companies to operate in the city next year.
PORTAGE | City officials blamed Mother Nature on Tuesday night for falling behind on residential leaf pickup this fall.
PORTAGE | Portage officials are continuing to look at how they license businesses throughout the city without causing hardships to either the …
PORTAGE | The Portage Police Department Merit Board will hold an executive session at 7:30 p.m. Monday at City Hall, 6070 Central Ave. to disc…
PORTAGE | The city is moving forward with plans to develop a portion of the property it owns just south of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshor…
PORTAGE | The Board of Works this week approved the purchase of new emergency medical services software that will improve patient charting.
PORTAGE | Portage firefighters ratified their new contract this week with a vote of 36 to 3.
CHESTERTON, HEBRON, WANATAH
PORTAGE | Reconstructing the County Line Road and Central Avenue intersection likely will begin next year.
PORTAGE | Getting the word out when there is an emergency to a city of some 36,000 isn't easy.
PORTAGE | The Redevelopment Commission this week approved the demolition of a home along the Little Calumet River.
PORTAGE | For the first time in a long time, the city could enter a new year with signed contracts with all union employees.
PORTAGE | The Redevelopment Commission this week approved the purchase of three parcels of land.
PORTAGE | Mayor James Snyder handed a list of city streets needing paving to members of the City Council's Ways and Means Committee this week.
PORTAGE | The Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission and the Northwest Indiana Forum will maintain its home in Portage.
PORTAGE | The Portage Park Board will consider floating a new bond issue.
PORTAGE | The city has moved to a new fueling system in an effort to save time and money.
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has board positions that need to be filled in January.
PORTAGE | The city is looking to tighten up requirements for door-to-door solicitors.
PORTAGE | The City Council's Ordinance Committee heard a proposal Tuesday night that would make it easier for residents to register their dogs.
PORTAGE | The city's Traffic Commission last week approved improving signage within the Southport Business Park.
PORTAGE | Just how much toilet paper does the city government of Portage use? Or copier paper? Or cleaning supplies?
CHESTERTON, HEBRON, KOUTS, WANATAH
PORTAGE | Aragorn Ilg has taken it upon himself to go door to door in his neighborhood, asking residents to slow down.
PORTAGE | The City Council this week approved an ordinance revamping compensatory time policies for city employees.
PORTAGE | The investigation into missing Portage Park Department money has been turned over to the Porter County prosecutor's office.
PORTAGE | The Portage City Council on Tuesday voted down the proposed $3.5 million park bond issue.
PORTAGE | The Board of Works on Monday approved seeking bids for two more automated trash trucks.
PORTAGE | When the Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk opened five years ago, officials knew it would be a success.
PORTAGE | Crisman Elementary School Principal Scott Hufford has been named the Indiana Association of School Principals District 1 Elementary …
PORTAGE | The city's Redevelopment Commission on Wednesday approved funding for additional work inside Portage City Hall and reviewed a wish l…
PORTAGE | The Portage Park Board on Monday took its final step in approving a $3.5 million bond issue.
PORTAGE | Anyone in the market for a used dump truck or military end loader might want to stop by Portage's auction of excess equipment on Saturday.
PORTAGE | Portage Clerk-Treasurer Chris Stidham is hosting what he hopes to be the first in a series of town hall meetings on Saturday.
PORTAGE | A Leslie's Pool Supplies Inc. will be joining Pet Supplies Plus in the former Walgreen's building at 6030 Central Ave.
PORTAGE | In a brief meeting Monday morning, the Board of Works approved trick-or-treat hours for Halloween.
Hebron town offices will be closed Monday in observance of the Columbus Day holiday.
PORTAGE | The Portage City Council last week approved a tax abatement for the expansion of Carmeuse Lime and Stone.
PORTAGE | It was just the day after workers completed paving the eastern-most portion of Central Avenue that City Engineer John Hannon saw a l…
PORTAGE | The City Council this week approved the 2014 budget, but not without cutting the budget line for the city's human resources consulta…
PORTAGE | The city will begin removing some of the trees from the area of Central Avenue this fall trying to save them.
PORTAGE | The Redevelopment Commission on Wednesday approved contracts for the construction of a new Portage street department facility.
PORTAGE TOWNSHIP | Notices of assessments for assessment year 2013 were mailed on Sept. 20, according to Portage Township Assessor Millie Arocho.
PORTAGE | Portage Township Trustee Brendan Clancy is sponsoring a free legal clinic program at the office, 3484 Airport Road.
PORTAGE | The Portage Park Board this week took the next step in issuing $3.5 million in bonds for capitol projects and equipment.
PORTAGE | Bids for the new city street department facility came in under estimates Wednesday afternoon.
PORTAGE | The Redevelopment Commission has approved spending up to $325,000 on repairs and maintenance projects at the Portage Lakefront and R…
PORTAGE | The city's Redevelopment Commission will begin discussions next month on if, and how, it can carve out the local school district fro…
PORTAGE | The Redevelopment Commission recently approved spending up to $60,000 to repave Veterans Avenue between Willowcreek Road and just ea…
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