Council News



The East Chicago Common Council “Board Positions” are NOW open!

Application Guidelines:

  1. Applicants must be residents of the City of East Chicago.
  2. Must be a registered voter in East Chicago.
  3. Must meet the "good character" requirements set by Indiana Law.

Application Deadline and Submissions:  Monday, December 2, 2019 @ 12noon - City Clerk’s office located at 2301 E. Columbus Drive, East Chicago, IN

Please include the following in your submission:

  • Resume
  • Letter of intent for the board position of your interest

Open Positions: 

  • (2) Positions for the Redevelopment Commission
  • (1) Position for the Urban Enterprise Board

East Chicago Business Owner (Must have a business within the zone)                     

Expiring Board Members Must Re-apply

For more information, please contact Council President Lenny Franciski at: