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 22nd, 2024

February 26th, 2024

March 25th, 2024

April 22nd, 2024

May 24th, 2024

June 24th, 2024

July 22nd, 2024

August 26th, 2024

September 23rd, 2024

October 28th, 2024

November 25th, 2024

December 23rd, 2024


                                                                                           The Economic Development Commission will meet:

 Friday, May 24, 2024, at 4:30 pm in observance of Memorial 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.


  • James Portalatin, Board President
  • Jesse Avitia, Board Vice President
  • Wanda Clark, Commission Member

For more information or questions, please contact:

Planning Department
  • Office:  (219) 391-8205