NewGary Northwest Indiana Development Projects


The City of Gary, Lake County, Indiana has selected Meridian Hospitality Group, LLC as the Developer of choice marking a major step for the City of Gary toward breathing life into one of America’s most economically distressed cities.

  • December 2016: Gary Redevelopment solicited for Developers through a bidding process. Across the country, Developers place bids to five of Gary’s Master Plan districts that the city targets for redevelopment.
  • April 2017 – Developers presented their concepts hosted by the Redevelopment Commission and the Gary Economic Development Corporation.  Meridian Hospitality Group has successfully gone through the bidding process.
  • September 2017 – Meridian Hospitality Group is thankful to be awarded the Master Developer status and proud to serve the City of Gary. Meridian Hospitality Group receives the Master Developer Agreement for three major development areas in the City of Gary, Lake County, Indiana.

These are exciting times for the City of Gary and Northwest Indiana… We are proud to be a part of the experience in creating a national model for redevelopment.  The Meridian Team looks forward to contributing to the Development and Redevelopment efforts of the City in growing and promoting a NewGary.

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Meridian Hospitality Group (MHG) has successfully gone through the bidding process and won the Master Developer of three (3) major development areas in the City of Gary, Indiana…

  • Lake Street Junction Area and Miller Transportation Oriented Development (TOD) – The Miller Station and District development is two-folded, to reinforce the Gary Lakefront location and to provide easy access to the lake and throughout the plan and neighborhood. Learn more…
  • NewGary NW Indiana Waterfront Redevelopment – This targeted 90-acre area for master redevelopment is Lake Street Beach located on the southern shore of Lake Michigan adjacent to Marquette Park in Gary, Lake County, Indiana.  Learn more…
  • Aetna and Glen Ryan Community – MHG will employ elements of Gary’s Redevelopment Commission studies that include Housing Design, Build Programming Solutions that are both workforce affordable and market value-oriented. Learn more…

Meridian Hospitality and Development supports this undertaking and believes that all of the requisite elements are in place to facilitate success.

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