Portage Government News
PORTAGE | With the funding for three major projects still up in the air, city officials may have to get creative.
PORTAGE | The City Council and Redevelopment Commission took a close look at three projects Thursday night.
PORTAGE | Contractors should begin mobilizing work on the Brentwood subdivision stormwater project on Oct. 1.
PORTAGE | There's little doubt that the city's police station could use an overhaul or that a new fire station along Central Avenue would be useful.
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has a board position that needs to be filled in October.
PORTAGE | The City Council on Tuesday approved the initial idea of establishing a small economic revitalization area along Ind. 149 in Portage…
PORTAGE | Holladay Properties will market city-owned property here.
PORTAGE | The city's Redevelopment Commission opened the single bid this week to complete restoration of the exterior of City Hall.
PORTAGE | More than two years after it was proposed, the city's Redevelopment Commission will seek bids on a project aimed to improve traffic …
PORTAGE | In just a couple of months, someone riding the South Shore will be able to stop at the Portage station and walk to Lake Michigan.
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has board positions that need to be filled in October.
PORTAGE TOWNSHIP | The Portage Township Assessor’s Office would like to remind Portage Township residents that notice of assessments were mail…
PORTAGE | Some city officials here are worried the city is getting itself too deep into debt.
PORTAGE | A project in the works for more than a dozen years to alleviate traffic congestion along Willowcreek Road is creeping forward.
PORTAGE | It appears improvements to the Portage Mall, financed by the city, are back on track.
PORTAGE | The Police Pension Board has scheduled a special meeting for 9 a.m. Thursday to review a new police officer's application for the In…
PORTAGE | The city received a little good news recently.
INDIANAPOLIS | The annuity options for retiring public employees, including teachers, may have been much worse if it wasn't for the interventi…
PORTAGE TOWNSHIP | Portage Township officials have plans -- big plans -- to improve its two parks and senior center.
PORTAGE | The Redevelopment Commission this week authorized initiating what could be a $10 million tax increment financing bond.
PORTAGE | The city is looking to purchase the old Portage Little League Park on Evergreen Avenue, but only if they can maintain it.
PORTAGE | The city's Redevelopment Commission is continuing to explore options to finance improvements to Portage Mall property.
PORTAGE | The Board of Works on Tuesday approved pulling a performance bond on a subdivision in order to partially fund paving the streets.
PORTAGE | Secretary of State Connie Lawson told Portage Chamber of Commerce members Thursday that one of the best parts of her job was traveli…
PORTAGE | Retail development could pick up along the city's U.S. 6 corridor.
PORTAGE | In less than a year, two blocks within the city's downtown redevelopment area will look much different.
PORTAGE | It shouldn't be long before machines start grinding up asphalt and laying down fresh, smooth pavement in Portage.
PORTAGE | Security measures put in place by Portage prevented hackers from stealing nearly $100,000 in city funds last week.
PORTAGE | Mayor James Snyder swore in Portage's 62nd firefighter Tuesday.
PORTAGE | Employees from the Portage Township assessor’s office have begun physical inspections of all properties in Portage Township.
PORTAGE | For now, the former U.S. Steel Training Center will be buttoned up.
PORTAGE | Drivers won't have any excuse for crossing the yellows lines later this summer.
PORTAGE | The city will soon know the condition of every streetlight it owns in the city.
PORTAGE | Central Avenue and the Founder's Square area will soon be getting a little dressed up.
PORTAGE | The city's Redevelopment Commission this week awarded two contracts for the building demolition.
PORTAGE | Plans for redevelopment of the city's downtown took a bit of a turn Thursday.
PORTAGE | The city's financial situation is "good, not great" after officials received word of the spring tax draw.
PORTAGE | Bids for some $4 million in street paving projects within the city came in under budget Tuesday.
PORTAGE | Mayor James Snyder said Tuesday he's not going to wait for a tragedy to happen.
PORTAGE | The Utility Services Board will send a letter to the City Council asking for back pay for one of its employees.
INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence recently appointed several Northwest Indiana residents to various state boards and commissions.
PORTAGE | Four subdivisions here will be getting new signs this summer.
PORTAGE | Sales at the Walgreens on U.S. 6 and Willowcreek Road have continually declined to the point the store may have to close.
PORTAGE | The City Council on Tuesday approved applying for a federal grant to put more cops on the street.
PORTAGE | A project to improve the Portage Mall and surrounding area took a step ahead Tuesday.
PORTAGE | Whether or not the city's Redevelopment Commission invests some $2.6 million in improvements in the Portage Mall could be determined…
PORTAGE | The Board of Works on Tuesday approved paving half of Monnier Street between Stone and Mulberry avenues.
PORTAGE | The Board of Works this week approved pulling bonds to complete work on the Sterling Creek Park development.
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has board positions that need to be filled in July.
PORTAGE | Out-of-the-area contractors who have descended on the city since a destructive storm May 11 were given a final notice Tuesday.
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