Request for Redevelopment Proposals

The City of Monticello is seeking Requests for Redevelopment proposals from interested developers, for the restoration of two presently vacated residential properties located at 318 Cleveland Street (ID #91-63-04-000-024.300-021) and 221 Dewey Street (ID #91-73-33-000-063.400-021), Monticello, Indiana

Preference will be given to the proposal perceived to best restore these properties to residences consistent with the current zoning , and contribution to the viability and improvement of the surrounding neighborhoods.

Arrangements can be made to view and inspect the properties by interested Developers.

Interested parties should review the following document. Proposals are due no later than October 1, 2019

pdf Request for Redevelopment of Property Proposals - Sept. 2019

September Parks Programs Announced!

  pdf Click to review the September Programs Schedule/Flyer

Updated on August 19th.

The Monticello City Parks Department announces the following September Programs. Please register for each class.  To register call Cindy Isom at 574-583-4525 or the Parks Department at 574-583-3983 or leave a message.  Most classes are free of charge, unless noted in the description.  If you have general questions, please call Cindy Isom at 574-583-4525.

Kids Hike
Monday Sept. 9 at 6pm. Meet at Altherr Nature Park (If it rains, meet at the Central Pavilion in City Park). For Kids Pre-2nd Grade and family.  Meet at the parking lot tent to make a riding horse and ride the trails. 

Tuesday Sept. 10 at 8:30pm.  Soccer field behind Meadowlawn. For everyone.
  • The Parks and TLHS are sponsoring this gathering to view constellations, the moon and Jupiter and Saturn
  • We will provide the telescopes and star maps.
Audubon Club
Monday Sept. 16, 23 and 30 at 7pm.  Meet at the Anheier Building in City Park. For adults and kids- bring the family

  • Learn about bird identification
  • Bird habits
  • How to use binoculars then go birding
Halloween Pumpkin and Ghost Gourd
Thursday Sept. 12th at 7pm-meet at the Anheier Building in City Park. For Adults.  Make a gourd that looks like a pumpkin with a ghost on its head! Cost: $10.00.

Art in the Park - Acrylic Sunflower
Tuesday Sept. 17 at 6pm at the Anheier Building in City Park. For adults and older kids. Joy Bailey will lead a through the process of painting a sunflower using acrylic paints. Cost: $5.00.

Tuesday Sept. 24th at 7pm-meet at the Anheier Building in City Park. For kids 3rd to 8th grade.
  • Mitch Billue will introduce you to the concepts of flight and give you a rocket model to build and launch.
  • Launch window scheduled for Saturday Sept. 28th at 9:00.59 AM.
Art in the Park- Watercolor Owl
Thursday Sept. 26 at 6pm at the Anheier Building in City Park. For adults and older kids. Joy will teach us to use watercolor to paint an owl in its natural environment. Cost: $5.00.

Suggest an Event on our New Calendar!

The City of Monticello is proud to present its new events calendar.  The calendar lists upcoming events on our main web page and a more comprehensive listing inside.  You will find:

  • City Events (Council and Board of Works Meetings)
  • Parks Events (Summer Programs)
  • Twin Lakes Area Events (The Spirit of Monticello Festival and more)

This listing is mobile-friendly and each calendar can be added to your smartphone or desktop calendar by clicking the "Subscribe" button and following the prompt.

The community is encouraged to suggest an community-based, public event for addition to the calendar.  Simply fill out the form and submit your event.

  Review the Events Calendar Listing here.
  Suggest an Event

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