Home » Posts tagged with » South Bend

\ \ \ \

Buttigieg announces run for DNC chair

By Logan Macaluso TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg called for a fresh start for the Democratic Party as he announced Thursday that he will run for chair of the Democratic National Committee. Buttigieg, the twice-elected mayor of his hometown, made his announcement through a video posted on his website. In it he […]

\ \ \ \ \ \

Get to know one of America’s youngest mayors: South Bend’s Pete Buttigieg

By Shelby Mullis TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Pete Buttigieg, 34, has done it all, but as the young mayor of South Bend, Indiana, Buttigieg continues to work toward one goal before the end of his term: achieving success. In an interview, Buttigieg gives all the details of what his time as a two-term mayor has entailed, […]

\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \

Studebaker Factory converted into hub as a part of Regional Cities Initiative

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS — The Studebaker Factory Buildings in South Bend will be transformed into a hub for education and innovation as a part of the area’s Regional Cities Initiative. Gov. Mike Pence and Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb broke ground on the new development alongside area leaders Thursday. Pence said South Bend and the […]

\ \ \ \ \ \ \

Jim Schellinger appointed as IEDC President

By Max Bomber TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS— Gov. Mike Pence appointed Democrat Jim Schellinger to the Indiana Economic Development Corporation on Wednesday afternoon. “We need to come together as a state,” said Pence during the press conference. Schellinger– a South Bend native– currently serves as the CEO of CSO Architects, which is a design firm for civic, […]

\ \

Mayors want help with meth, roads and abandoned homes

By Tim Grimes TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – A coalition of mayors from across Indiana are teaming up for a push to have pseudoephedrine sold only with a prescription and gasoline tax revenue used only for funding road construction and maintenance. The demands are part of a campaign announced Wednesday to push the General Assembly to give […]

\ \ \

Company will move distribution center from Illinois to Indiana

Staff report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Mitch Daniels announced Wednesday that a company will move a distribution center from Illinois to Indiana, creating as many as 77 Hoosier jobs by 2015. RACO, a division of Hubbell Inc., makes steel electrical junction boxes and has offices spanning North America, Europe and Asia. It plans to invest […]