Town of Trail Creek Indiana
Town of Trail Creek
211 Rainbow Trail
Trail Creek, IN, 46360
(219) 872-2422
Fax: (219) 878-1235
 
                                                                                                                        Visit the Police Department page here.......                    Download the latest version of the Town Ordinances here...                    Welcome to the Town of Trail Creek...                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Leaf pick-up will be starting Wed 10/24/18 weather permitting (meaning rain/snow) everyday Monday through Friday until November 21st. Remember to please keep your sticks, limbs and branches separate. DO NOT PUT THEM IN WITH YOUR LEAF PILE AS IT WILL DAMAGE THE LEAF MACHINE AND THE PILE WILL NOT BE PICKED UP..........                    The last day of yard waste pick-up is Monday November 5th, 2018 Please see your 2018 general information letter for instructions on disposal of yard waste after this date. This letter is available at the Town Hall or on our web page www.townoftrailcreek.com                    TRICK OR TREAT HOURS 5PM TO 7PM WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 31ST 2018                    

Town of Trail Creek Indiana

You will find a brief history of our community on this page. In addition, for our residents and visitors, there is a "General Information" button on this Home page which will provide you information about our Town along with other selections that will help keep you informed of our activities.

About Trail Creek

Often referred to as "Tree Lined Trail Creek", the town covers a wooded area of approximately 1.25 square miles with 900 homes and a population of 2,452. The town lies within portions of Michigan and Coolspring Townships.

The dividing line for these two townships is the center line of Coolspring Avenue, with Michigan Township to the North and Coolspring Township to the South. Day to day business is administered by a five person Town Council and a Clerk Treasurer who are all elected for terms of four years. In addition, the Town Council is responsible for appointing qualified residents to positions on auxiliary commissions and boards.

Town budgetary functions are paid through revenues derived from local property taxes, county and state shared taxes, shared riverboat proceeds from the City of Michigan City and some additional user fees. The town is a supporting member of various govenrmental and civic organizations, including the Indiana Association of Cities and Towns (IACT), Northwest Indiana Council of Towns and Small Cities (TASC), South Shore Clean Cities and Access La Porte County.

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