Job Training

Often referred to as the "unemployment office", the Center of Workforce Innovations is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to addressing workforce development issues. The Center acts on behalf of the Local Workforce Investment Board which serves Jasper, Laporte, Newton, Porter, Pulaski, and Starke counties in Northwest Indiana.


Office Locations

WorkOne Express Michigan City
302 Wabash Street
Michigan City, IN 46360
Phone: 219-872-5575
Fax: 219-873-3226
This office is a WorkOne Express with a partial listing of services to job seekers and employers.

WorkOne LaPorte
300 Legacy Plaza West
LaPorte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-362-2175
Fax: 219-362-1198


Economic Development

Organizations in LaPorte County with a focus on economic development.

Information Michigan City Area Chamber of Commerce
Tim Bietry, Director
200 East Michigan Boulevard
Michigan City, IN 46360
Phone: 219-874-6221
Fax: 219-873-1204

Information The Greater LaPorte of Commerce
Mike Seitz, Director
414 Lincolnway
LaPorte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-362-3178
Fax: 219-324-7359

Information The Westville Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 215
Westville, IN 46391
Phone: 219-785-2824

Information The Wanatah Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 357
Wanatah, IN 46390
Phone: 219-733-2731