PORTAGE | The City Council on Tuesday voted to override Mayor James Snyder's pocket veto of a resolution regarding a proposed state constitutional amendment involving the definition of marriage.
PORTAGE | Portage officials are taking a second try at floating a bond issue to benefit the parks department.
PORTAGE | Mayor James Snyder acted beyond the powers of his office by sending snow plows to neighboring Gary, according to a legal opinion rendered by the City Council's attorney.
PORTAGE | A proposed amendment to the state constitution likely will cause a showdown between the Portage City Council and Mayor James Snyder.
When Gary was hammered by lake-effect snow Tuesday, its next-door neighbor, Portage, acted neighborly. Portage Mayor James Snyder sent snowplows to help Gary clear the streets.
PORTAGE | Some Portage City Council members are criticizing the mayor for sending snowplows to neighboring Gary on Wednesday to help with snow removal.
PORTAGE | On a consistent 3-2 vote, the city's Redevelopment Commission on Wednesday approved how its should be spending its money.
PORTAGE | The City Council this week approved a new park department impact fee.
PORTAGE | Portage officials are continuing to look at how they license businesses throughout the city without causing hardships to either the businesses or city employees.
Portage is pursuing a central purchasing proposal. Officials there didn't even know who was buying how much of what when they began discussing this proposal.
PORTAGE | Just how much toilet paper does the city government of Portage use? Or copier paper? Or cleaning supplies?
PORTAGE | The Portage City Council on Tuesday voted down the proposed $3.5 million park bond issue.
PORTAGE | The City Council this week approved the 2014 budget, but not without cutting the budget line for the city's human resources consultant and slashing funding for the city's information technology department.
PORTAGE | Retailers who purchase items from residents in Portage will have to take an extra step in the buying process.
PORTAGE | Mackenzie Barcelli said she had no idea her hometown was also the hometown to industry that produced everything from bulletproof armor to machines for Build-a-Bear.
PORTAGE | The City Council on Tuesday held a first reading on changes in the Police Department's clerk staffing.
PORTAGE | Police here will beef up patrols in the Camelot Manor and Camelot Estates mobile home parks on the city's southwest side.
Blending generations of their family histories and their religious beliefs, Cary Frank and his partner John Cannon take the holidays to the max.
PORTAGE | There won't be any term limits for elected city officials.
PORTAGE | The City Council on Tuesday didn't say a word about member John Cannon's proposal to limit terms on elected city officials.
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