- Building A Better Future For Porter County
Building A Better Future For Porter County
This new section of our website is designed to keep the public informed about Porter County Government's major projects and initiatives to help build a better future for our citizens.
This section will be updated as information becomes available. You can also sign up to get email or text alerts when we add new information. Just go to NOTIFY ME and choose BUILDING A BETTER FUTURE under the Alert Center section.
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American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Planning Process
Find information about the new Porter County Government American Rescue Act Planning Process.
Porter County Suicide Awareness & Prevention Assessment
Find the results of the Porter County Suicide Awareness & Prevention Assessment that was presented at the May 17, 2022 Board of Commissioners meeting.
DNR Next Level Trails Program Grant Application
Find information about the grant application being submitted by the Porter County Board of Commissioners for the DNR’s Next Level Trails Program for the construction of Phases 3 and 4 of the Marquette Greenway Trail.
Winter Weather Road Conditions Communications Process
Learn about the County's road conditions communications process during winter weather events as well as information about Travel Alerts, the Highway Department's plowing & salting process and tips about how you can help the Highway Department help you during snow & ice events.
Use of Golf Carts & Off Road Vehicles On County Roads & Streets
Find information about the use of golf carts & off road vehicles on County roads and streets.
2021 Subdivision Paving Projects COMPLETED
On October 20th, Rieth-Riley paved the final street of the 2021 Subdivision Paving Projects! Plus, due to tight project controls by the County, THREE additional subdivisions were added to the original list of nineteen subdivisions.Find a description of the Subdivision Paving Projects and information about how subdivisions were selected and the funding used to complete the projects.
New State Of The Art 911 Dispatch Center
Read more about the 911 Move To A New State Of The Art Dispatch Center along with the improvements and investments Porter County Government has made to serve our first responders and citizens.
$15.5 Million In Grants Secured For Bridges!
Read more about the $15.5 million in grant funding that has been secured to rehabilitate or reconstruct 17 bridges in years 2021 through 2025. Eleven of those bridges are included on the list of the top 15 bridges in Porter County that require replacement.