PORTAGE | The City Council on Tuesday approved the initial idea of establishing a small economic revitalization area along Ind. 149 in Portage hoping to luring business from Wisconsin.
PORTAGE | Holladay Properties will market city-owned property here.
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 | Jessica Nygra said she isn't going to let what happened to her daughter get brushed away.
PORTAGE | The city may be restricting groups using street corners to collect money for charitable causes.
PORTAGE | The University Center will soon no longer be the University Center.
PORTAGE | Even though the City Council went through a couple of battle rounds Tuesday night before deciding 6-1 to grant an abatement to MonoSol LLC, there's still no guarantee the company will locate here.
PORTER | Fire Chief Lewis Craig told members of the Town Council on Tuesday that Porter County Emergency Management Agency director Russell Shirley had notified the town that the county will no longer maintain the town’s tornado sirens, despite an agreement to do so.
PORTAGE | After more than a year of negotiations, Portage's Redevelopment Commission has finally agreed to provide $100,000 to the Portage Township Schools.
PORTAGE | Portage firefighters will enter the new year with a new three-year contract with the city.
PORTAGE | While the contract between Utility Service Department employees and the city wasn't ready for a vote Wednesday, Utility Services Board members did make some moves toward the new labor agreement.
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 | For the first time in a long time, the city could enter a new year with signed contracts with all union employees.
PORTAGE | The city's department of community development is on the move.
PORTAGE | The city's Redevelopment Commission will begin discussions next month on if, and how, it can carve out the local school district from any future expansion of the city tax increment financing districts.
PORTAGE | Three of the five Portage Street Department employees suspended last week have retained an attorney.
PORTAGE | The city's Advisory Claims Committee this week recommended settling a lawsuit. The recommendation will be taken under consideration Monday by the Board of Works.
PORTAGE | The Portage City Council on Tuesday night unanimously approved pay increases for non-union employees affected by upcoming changes in their health insurance.
PORTAGE | The Redevelopment Commission on Wednesday approved the sale of one property, the purchase of two others and demolition for another property it recently bought.
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