Community Projects

One of the things the Logansport Re-Imagined team has consistently heard is that residents want more and better communication about things happening in the community.

This page provides a central location to find information and updates about many of the projects happening in Logansport, Indiana.

New Businesses and Business Expansions
Learn about the businesses continuing to invest in Logansport.

Main Street Revitalization Program
A project to restore the façades of several buildings in the two designated historic districts within downtown Logansport.

The Junction
A regional retail center under redevelopment on the east end of Logansport.

Lexington Village
A subdivision with space for construction of 52 new single-family homes on the east end of Logansport.

Police Station
The City of Logansport acquired the building at 729 High Street in 2022 and has begun renovations for it to become the new Logansport police station.

Street and Sidewalk Projects
The City of Logansport is continually planning for maintenance and upgrades for streets and sidewalks throughout the city.

Erie Avenue Project
A multi-phase total reconstruction of Erie Avenue starting with 5th to 8th Streets began in Summer 2022.

Chase Road Project
Chase Road between Michigan Ave. and Davis Road was paved in October 2022.

US 35 & Hoosier Heartland Lighting
The Logansport Street Department and Logansport Utilities worked improve lighting and road visibility at one of the city’s gateway entrances in 2022.

S. Cicott Street Project
The City of Logansport is applying for a Community Crossings Matching Grant that would include sidewalks, paving and ADA intersections on S. Cicott Street from Bartlett Street to Clinton Street in 2023.

Mall Road & Yorktown Road improvements
With additional development set to occur at The Junction and Lexington Village, the City of Logansport is looking into additional improvements to Mall Road and Yorktown Road.

Park Updates

Fairview Park Renovations
A new playground and shelter are being constructed at Fairview Park. Work is expected to be complete by November 2022.

Utility Projects
Logansport Utilities handles electric, water, sewer and stormwater projects in Logansport.

EV Charging Stations
Logansport Utilities will be installing several new EV (electric vehicle) charging stations around the city.

Water Service Line Replacement
Over the next few years, Logansport Utilities will be replacing 4,500 water service lines.

Capital Improvement Plan, Long-Term Control Plan (LTCP) and Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO)
Between 2023 and 2026, Logansport Utilities will be completing several mandated water/stormwater/sewer projects.

School Updates
A major renovation project is underway at Fairview Elementary School, a new Intermediate School is under construction on Chase Road and changes are coming for Columbia 6th Grade Academy and Franklin Elementary.

Logansport Intermediate School
Logansport Community School Corporation is constructing a new school on Chase Road that will house preschool, fifth and sixth grades.

There are also several proposed projects that are still in the planning and discussion stages:

Urban Park & Housing at Farmer’s Market Lot
A proposed 30-unit market-rate residential apartment building in the heart of downtown Logansport that incorporates an adjacent dynamic flex space for planned events and community gatherings.

18th Street and Hoosier Heartland Highway Vision
A mixed use development including affordable apartments and homes, a community center to support the students at Ivy Tech and residents, green space for recreation and new commercial district.

Riverfront Redevelopment
City-owned property along the Eel River west of Riverside Park is being prepped for redevelopment following the demolition of facilities that formerly served Logansport Utilities.

Memorial Home
Discussions continue about the next steps for this historic property at 7th and Market.

Trelleborg Site Redevelopment
The City of Logansport is looking at options to remove the remains of the Trelleborg site.

Former Jefferson School property
The City of Logansport acquired the site of the former Jefferson School in Summer 2022.

The City of Logansport continues to look at options to increase the availability of housing, including potentially purchasing available land inside or in close proximity to the city limits.

Wayfinding signage
A community plan for wayfinding signage throughout Cass County was developed several years ago; funding is needed to implement it.

Logansport is continually looking at ways to address parking needs for the downtown district as well as other areas.

Internet / Broadband / Wifi
Several organizations are discussing options for enhancing connectivity within Logansport.

Several projects in Cass County, including Lexington Village and Urban Park in Logansport are part of the North Central Indiana Regional Economic Acceleration and Development Initiative (READI) which includes matching funding.

ARP(A) Funding
Logansport received approximately $4 million through the American Rescue Plan and has been evaluating ways to use the funds to achieve the most impact. The City has committed $2.5 million to the new police station. On November 7, the City Council held the first reading to consider allocating funds for several projects including CEDIT reimbursement for COVID/Melbourne Relief, a remote worker attraction program, infrastructure at The Junction and parking at Riverside Park.

Completed projects
See what’s happened in Logansport recently.