INDOT announces lane-ramp closures for U.S. 20/35, I-94

  INDOT press release The Indiana Department of Transportation announces lane and ramp closures for the U.S. 20/35 and I-94 interchange for bridge painting beginning Wednesday, ... Continue Reading →

Think you know everything about La Porte? Think again during June 4 event

  The La Porte Economic Advancement Partnership (LEAP) is switching it up for its June 4 Community Engagement Series presented by Horizon Bank. Instead of a panel discussion, community ... Continue Reading →

Truesdell Avenue closure to extend into Tuesday

  Closure of the stretch of Truesdell Avenue that runs through Fox Park, from McClung Road to Clear Lake Boulevard (in NewPorte Landing), will extend into Tuesday, city officials ... Continue Reading →

7-in-1 household hazardous waste collection is May 15

  The La Porte County Solid Waste District will conduct a 7-in-1 household hazardous waste collection on Saturday, May 15, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the La Porte County Fairgrounds. Items ... Continue Reading →

Pressel outlines new law establishing grants for small businesses

  Legislation supporting jobs, employers and economic recovery by investing $60 million to expand the Hoosier Hospitality Small Business Restart Grant Program is now law, according ... Continue Reading →

City water department to begin flushing hydrants this weekend

  The City of La Porte Water Department will begin its biannual water system flushing this weekend, according to Water Superintendent Tim Werner. Beginning Sunday, May 9, and continuing ... Continue Reading →

Major transportation projects laid out for La Porte, Michigan City and La Porte County from 2022-26

  The Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC) has outlined major projects funded for Lake, Porter and La Porte counties for 2022-26. Through the state- and federal-funded ... Continue Reading →

Development groups teaming up to study county firms’ wages, benefits

  The La Porte Economic Advancement Partnership, the Economic Development Corporation of Michigan City and the La Porte County Office of Community and Economic Development are ... Continue Reading →

2 ramps at U.S. 20/I-94 to be closed May 11

  The Indiana Department of Transportation announces ramp closures at the U.S. 20/35 and I-94 interchange on Tuesday, May 11. The westbound U.S. 20 ramp to westbound I-94 will ... Continue Reading →

Sagging sofa? Garage full of garbage? City of La Porte Spring Cleanup is May 10-14

  If you’re a La Porte city resident and still harboring a recliner that looks like Martin Crane’s in “Frasier,” now is your time to get rid of it. The ... Continue Reading →