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Posted on: September 25, 2020

City of La Porte dedicates newest fire station

City of La Porte dedicates newest fire station

LA PORTE (Sept. 24, 2020) – The City of La Porte Fire Department this week celebrated the opening of its newest station, according to Fire Chief Andy Snyder.  

The new Fire Station 3, located at 710 Daytona St., has moved from its former...

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Posted on: September 23, 2020

Civic’s free COVID-19 testing here to stay for October

LA PORTE (Sept. 23, 2020) – Following another busy and successful moth, City of La Porte Mayor Tom Dermody said the free COVID-19 testing site will remain at the Civic Auditorium through October. 

Dermody said the site, which op...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

City of La Porte receives grant from Horizon Bank for improvements

LA PORTE (Sept. 17, 2020) – The City of La Porte is the recent recipient of a partnership grant from Horizon Bank, according to Mayor Tom Dermody.

Horizon Bank awarded the city $20,000 to make improvements throughout the community.

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Brettin: Two La Porte officers promoted

LA PORTE (Sept. 10, 2020) – Two City of La Porte police officers were promoted this week, according to Chief Paul Brettin.

Captain Joe Blake has been with the department for 15 years, and has served as a detective, field training officer...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Werner: Water department to begin system flushing

LA PORTE (Sept. 10, 2020) – The City of La Porte Water Department will begin its biannual water system flushing this weekend, according to Water Superintendent Tim Werner.

Beginning Sunday, Sept. 13 and continuing for the next three to four weeks...

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Posted on: August 31, 2020

City of La Porte police captain retires after nearly 30 years

City of La Porte police captain retires after nearly 30 years

LA PORTE (Aug. 31, 2020) – A veteran officer of the City of La Porte Police Department retired this week after nearly 30 years of service, according to Chief Paul Brettin.

Capt. Dennis Behenna, who was with the department for just over 2...

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Posted on: August 13, 2020

Parthun: City will work with residents on payment plans as utility shutoffs resume

LA PORTE (Aug. 13, 2020) – The City of La Porte is encouraging individuals behind on city utility payments to set up a payment plan, according to Clerk-Treasurer Courtney Parthun.

Parthun said the City suspended shut offs, penalties for ...

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