Porter, Indiana - Gateway to the Dunes
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Porter Town Hall is currently closed to the public. For contractor licenses and renewals, please mail the required materials with a check for $100 payable to “Town of Porter” to the town hall address OR place them (in an envelope) into the yellow drop box on the fence adjacent to town hall. We will process them and provide a receipt for the payment as soon as possible. Building permit applications are still being processed. Please mail or drop off permit applications or email them to mbarry@townofporter.com. Please call for any required inspections. Permit fee payments can be processed by mail or via the drop box. Please contact Michael Barry at (219) 405-8615 for any urgent needs. Thank you for your cooperation and patience and please stay safe.

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