Porter County Board Of Commissioners
The Porter County Council, which called on department heads to cut their budgets, now is dragging its feet on Auditor Bob Wichlinski's plan to address pay disparities among cross-trained employees.
After a few days out of town, I spent a few hours reviewing recent news articles and editorials. I find it necessary to spend a few minutes to address the continuing assault on our county employees by some individuals for no other reason than to score political points as they face re-election.
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has a board position on the Parks and Recreation Board that needs to be filled in March.
VALPARAISO | Porter County Board of Commissioners candidate William LaFever is challenging the candidacy of one of his Republican primary challengers, Jeff Good.
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has a board position on the Jail Museum Advisory Board that needs to be filled in February.
A court hearing has been rescheduled for Thursday on the legality of the Porter County Board of Commissioners last-minute redrawing of the County Council districts.
The recent redrawing of Porter County Councilman Jeremy Rivas out of his home district by the Porter County Board of Commissioners was unnecessary and wrong.
VALPARAISO | The Valparaiso City Council on Monday voiced its opposition to submitting a proposed gay marriage ban amendment to a statewide vote in the fall.
Recent Times articles and editorials raised questions about the fairness and process of redistricting of the Porter County Council districts. Clearly, The Times failed to investigate the laws governing redistricting.
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Board of Commissioners' office has board positions that need to be filled in January.
VALPARAISO | More voters in Portage Township than anywhere else would be impacted by a proposed County Council redistricting plan that surfaced earlier this week.
VALPARAISO | The city took the first step toward acquiring the vacant former Natural Ovens dome Friday.
Porter County Board of Commissioners meet Oct. 9.
HEBRON | A fire station project that was growing like wildfire without any accompanying funds to pay for it has been rebooted, and the start of construction has been pushed back to spring.
As Porter County continues to talk about how to ease crowding at the jail, among the ideas that has come up is to stop taking in federal inmates. But even that idea has its drawbacks.
VALPARAISO | A candidate for the Porter County Board of Commissioners was arrested on DUI charges early Saturday.
VALPARAISO | A study released Friday, commissioned by Porter County officials to assess the county's animal shelter and operation, identified several areas of concern, including the need for a new shelter and reassessment of the shelter's no-kill policy.
Porter County Board of Commissioners special meeting Feb. 23.
VALPARAISO | Candidate filings in Porter County took an unexpected turn Friday.
On Dec. 21, Michael McPhillips, deputy commissioner for the Indiana Department of Transportation's LaPorte District, presented a statement to the Porter County Board of Commissioners about a maintenance contract with the county. The agreement concerns the bridge over U.S. 12 on the industria…
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