Regional Resources

Indiana Small Business Development Center - Northwest Indiana SBDC
Purdue Calumet Entrepreneurship Center, 1247 169th Street, Hammond, IN 46324
tel: (219) 989-2121
fax: (219) 989-2101
web: www.nwisbdc.org

Indiana Emergency Management Agency - District 2
Clyde Avery, Director
1900 Walter Glaub Drive, Plymouth IN 46563-9075
tel: (574) 936-3740
fax: (574) 936-8066

Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) - Laporte District
P.O. Box 429, Laporte, IN 46352
tel: (219) 362-6125
fax: (219) 325-7516

Indiana Legal Services - South Bend
105 E. Jefferson Blvd., Suite 600
South Bend, IN 46601
tel: (574) 234-8121 or (800) 288-8121 (toll free)
fax: (574) 239-2185
web: indianajustice.org

Indiana State Police - Lowell District 13
1550 East 181st Avenue, Lowell, IN 46356
tel: (219) 696-6242 or (800) 552-8917

Kankakee-Iroquois Regional Planning Commission
Edwin Buswell, Executive Director
115 East Fourth Street, Monon, IN 47959
tel: (219) 253-6658
fax: (219) 253-6659
web: www.kirpc.net

Northern Indiana Ecological Services Sub-Office of the US Fish & Wildlife Service
Elizabeth McCloskey, Biologist
P.O. Box 2616, Chesterton, IN 46304-5716
tel: (219) 983-9753
fax: 219-983-9816

Northern Indiana Educational Services Center
Jack Davis, Executive Director
56535 Magnetic Drive, Mishawaka, IN 46545
tel: (574) 254-0111 fax: (574) 254-0148
web: www.niesc.k12.in.us

Northwest Indiana Regional Development Authority
Tim Sanders, Executive Director
9800 Connecticut Drive, Crown Point, IN 46307
tel: (219) 644-3500
fax: (219) 644-3502
web: www.in.gov/rda

Northwest Indiana Community Action Corporation
Gary Olund, Executive Director
5240 Fountain Drive, Crown Point, IN 46307
tel: (219) 794-1829 or (800) 826-7871
web: www.nwi-ca.com

Northwest Indiana FORUM - Regional Economic Development Corporation
Vince Galbiati, President & CEO
6100 Southport Road, Portage, Indiana 46368
tel: (219)763-6303 or (800) 693-6786
fax: (219)763.2653
web: www.nwiforum.org

Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission
John Swanson, Executive Director
6100 Southport Road, Portage, Indiana 46368
tel: (219)763-6060
fax: (219)762-1653
web: www.nirpc.org

Purdue University - Pulaski County Extension
Michael Reetz, County Extension Director
125 S. Riverside, Winamac IN 46996-1528
tel: (574) 946-3412 or (574) 946-6449
fax: (574) 946-3680
web: www.ces.purdue.edu/pulaski/

USDA Rural Development - LaPorte Office
(Serving Jasper, Lake, LaPorte, Porter, and St. Joseph Counties)
Steve Ballard, Rural Development Manager
100 Legacy Plaza West, LaPorte, IN 46350-5298
tel: (219) 324-6303 Ext. 4
fax: (219) 324-8317
web:

USDA Rural Development - Plymouth Office
(Serving Elkhart, Fulton, Kosciusko, Marshall, Pulaski, and Starke Counties)
Melissa Christiansen, Rural Development Manager
2903 Gary Drive, Plymouth, IN 46563-1825
tel: (574) 936-2024 Ext. 4
fax: (574) 936-5715
web:

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