Planning Director & Special Projects Advisor

Office HoursBill
8:00 to 5:00 Monday thru Friday


Planning Director / Special Projects Advisor
Bill Savage
1505 South “B” Street
Elwood, IN 46036
(765) 552-3007


Planning Director/Special Projects Advisor

The responsibility of the Planning Director/Special Projects Advisor will be to

oversee all projects from the planning and redevelopment aspects and to oversee

and direct the Elwood Planning Commission.

Some of the projects the Planning Director will be responsible for overseeing are

the following but not limited to: 22nd Street Redevelopment Project, Blight

Elimination Program, The Loft at Leeson’s, Street Sign Replacement Program,

Brownfield Property Assessment, Safe Routes to Schools, State Plating Site

Redevelopment and the 28/37 Corridor planning/zoning.

The Planning Director/Special Project Advisor will coordinate and communicate

progress on these projects to not only the Redevelopment Commission but also to

the City. This position is a full time employee with benefits in order to be

compliant with his ERC certifications that are required to receive State funding

project assistance.








Zoning Board of Appeals meeting is the first Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m.

Planning Commission meeting is the 1st Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m.


Planning Commission

Thomas Noone, President

Debra Seres, Vice President

Kim Everson

Jim Watters

Marc Slayton

Mark Worsley

Brian Chambers

Bill Savage, Director of Planning

City Attorney: Jeffrey Graham

Evelyn Hill, Planning Commission Secretary


Board of Zoning Appeals

Debra Seres

Pat Rice

Joey Martin

Dick Reynolds

Thomas Noone

Bill Savage, Director of Planning

City Attorney: Jeffrey Graham


The Elwood Redevelopment Commission members:

Tom Austin, President

Merrill Taylor, Vice President

Diana Dunham, Secretary

Jerry Dunnichay

Tim Roby

Bob Savage


For Permit and Utility Fees call (765) 552-3007