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La Porte Economic Advancement Partnership (LEAP) and Economic Development Corporation Michigan City (EDCMC) officially launch 2020-2022 Economic Development Community Investment Campaign

The La Porte Economic Advancement Partnership (LEAP) and the Economic Development Corporation Michigan City (EDCMC) have officially launched the 2020-2022 Economic Development Community Investment Campaign. The three year goal of $600,000 was set.  A Kick-Off event was originally scheduled for March 19th, however, due to the COVID 19 virus, the [...]

EDCMC & MCCOC Announces COVID-19 Business Recovery Resource Webpage

Economic Development Corporation Michigan City (EDCMC), Michigan City Chamber of Commerce (MCCOC), and SERA Solutions announce COVID-19 Business Recovery Resource Webpage, A link to the webpage can also be found on the EDCMC’s and MCCOC websites. “As we navigate these uncertain times, these new resources being provided by multiple partner [...]

FLUID Coffee Roasting Lab and Lounge Expands into Michigan City

Craft coffee and more local artistry heading to Uptown Arts District Fluid is a modern coffee roaster and cafe. They will be bringing pour over and single origin coffee to downtown Michigan City. The space will have a conference room (seating 8) available to the general public. They will also [...]

Investment in Michigan City reaches over $1.5 Billion

Investment maps show positive climate for investment in Michigan City Since 2012, Michigan City has recognized over $1.5 Billion in public and private investments. City administration has been very diligent in improving old infrastructure and investing in new infrastructure to modernize and to provide efficient services. Over the past 8 [...]

New Housing Development Planned in Michigan City

EDCMC announces new housing to attract more residents to MC Michigan City subdivision gets a reboot thanks to city and developer Mayfield Partners LLC. Mayfield Place on Tryon road was a well-intended plan subdivision, however with poor execution, fiscal issues and lack of proper plats, the project stalled for 15 [...]

Iconic Motel Undergoes Complete Renovations, now 4411 Inn & Suites

The former Golden Sands Motel located on 4411 U.S. 12 Hwy has undergone extensive renovations and is now being re-introduced as 4411 Inn & Suites. In 2017, the property was bought by the NADR Group who has invested over $1.5 million to transform this iconic motel. The development company “NADR [...]

Key Investment Made in Michigan City by Sullair A Hitachi Group Company

EDCMC announces local manufacturer expanding in MC For over 50 years, Sullair A Hitachi Group Company has manufactured compressed air solutions including parts, service and training to customers around the globe. The Michigan City manufacturer plans to invest nearly $30 million in its local plant to expand its manufacturing capacity. [...]

Michigan City Economic Development Director Wins Statewide Award

Hulse honored at statewide economic development conference Indiana Economic Development Association (IEDA) presented its first Shining Star Award to Clarence Hulse, Executive Director, Economic Development Corporation Michigan City. The Shining Star Award was created to highlight professionals in economic development that are creative and committed to professional economic development in [...]

Sanlo Inc. Receives Tax Abatement to Aid Business Growth

Tax abatement important for local manufacturer’s expansion Michigan City cable designer and manufacturer, Sanlo Inc., a subsidiary of Central Wire Industries, a Canadian Company, was approved for a tax abatement at Michigan City’s Common Council on September 3rd, 2019.  Receipt of the tax abatement will allow the company to expand [...]

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