Mayor Luecke’s legacy: South Bend’s strong foundation for growth
Build square. Measure twice. Plan ahead. Those fundamental lessons, gleaned from early experience as a carpenter and owner of a small construction business, have undergirded Stephen J. Luecke’s remarkably successful 15-year tenure as mayor of South Bend. As he prepares to move on to a new phase in his life, he reflects on his major accomplishments. South Bend ON offers a bird’s-eye view of the city’s longest-serving mayor and his extensive achievements. Read more ...
South Bend company shows spectacular growth
Founded in 1959, Imagineering Finishing Technologies has experienced phenomenal growth since 1996 under the leadership of President and CEO F. James Hammer. Thanks to South Bend’s business-friendly environment, he plans to continue to expand his business right here.
Gary Gilot, director of Public Works for the City of South Bend
Gary Gilot has been the director of Public Works for the City of South Bend for the past 12 years. Before joining Mayor Luecke’s administration, Gilot worked in the same role and capacity for the City of Elkhart.