Economic Development Commission


The Economic Development Commission will meet regularly on the 4th Thursday of each month at 4:30 pm in the City Hall-Council Chambers on the 2nd Floor at 4525 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, Indiana 46312

January 27th, 2022

February 24th, 2022

March 24th, 2022

April 28th, 2022

May 26th, 2022

June 27th, 2022

July 25th, 2022

August 29th, 2022

September 26th, 2022

October 24th, 2022

November 28th, 2022

December 12th, 2022


                  The Economic Development Commission will meet:

 Wednesday, November 30, 2022, at 4:30 pm in observance of Thanksgiving Day


* Scheduled at 4:30 pm (unless otherwise noted)
* Held the 4th Monday of every month.
* If event falls on a holiday, an alternate date has been reserved.

Meeting Location

City Hall - Council Chambers
4525 Indianapolis Boulevard, 2nd Floor
East Chicago, IN  46312

Agendas & Minutes

* Agendas will be available at every meeting.
* Minutes are available following board approval.
* Locating an older agenda or meeting minutes, scroll to the very bottom of this web page.


  • Ezell Foster, Board President
  • James Portalatin, Board Vice President
  • Jesse Avitia, Commission Member

For more information or questions, please contact:

Planning Department
  • Office:  (219) 391-8205