TransPorte to resume Saturday service starting April 3

  TransPorte will once again provide Saturday rides to residents, according to Manager Beth West. Beginning Saturday, April 3, the transportation system will resume its Saturday ... Continue Reading →

Dumpsters again available for City of La Porte residents; view a Facebook video to learn rules

  The City of La Porte Dumpster program, which provides Dumpsters at two locations for use by city residents to dispose of trash, is back, La Porte Mayor Tom Dermody announced ... Continue Reading →

Pressel: As utility disconnection moratorium ends, help available for Hoosiers who can’t pay their bills

  Press release from State Rep. Jim Pressel Indiana’s winter disconnection moratorium, which temporarily prohibited electric and natural gas utilities from disconnecting ... Continue Reading →

Holcomb: All 16 and older will be eligible for vaccines as of March 31

  Governor’s office press release Gov. Eric Holcomb announced March 23 that all Hoosiers ages 16 and up will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccinations as of March ... Continue Reading →

Governor signs order extending Indiana tax return deadline to May 17

  Press release from governor’s office Governor Eric Holcomb has signed Executive Order 21-07 to align the State of Indiana with the federal government and delay state individual ... Continue Reading →

Developers sought to improve low-income areas in La Porte

  The La Porte Office of Community Development is seeking proposals for its Public Services Program. Proposed projects must demonstrate a clear role in improving the quality ... Continue Reading →

Eligibility age for COVID-19 vaccines expands to 40 and over

  The Indiana Department of Health has announced that starting today (Monday, March 22), Hoosiers ages 40 and up  may register to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Here are the ... Continue Reading →

Lieutenant governor hosts Pressel for fireside chat

  Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch recently hosted a fireside chat with State Rep. Jim Pressel (R-Rolling Prairie). Click here to watch the video. “Jim and I never crossed paths ... Continue Reading →

COVID-19 status update: LP County is in the Blue; positivity rate less than 4%

  La Porte County is now among the majority of Indiana counties in Blue status, the lowest and best status regarding COVID-19 cases. Blue status means there are less than 10 new ... Continue Reading →

Look for more “zipper merges” in work zones

  Press release from INDOT The Indiana Department of Transportation will be transitioning from merging early to merging late with more widespread use of “zipper merges” ... Continue Reading →