The City of Sullivan has faced physical growth struggles. We have large amounts of business that sit just outside the city limits, and have had unsuccessful annexation attempts. This lessens our tax base, and our population. We face things such as the Elks golf course being half in the city and half out.
The City of Sullivanchallenges FFC Innovators for help us envision a growing city without the tool of annexation.
Challenges by City of Sullivan
Creating quality housing of all types including affordable and market-rate housing
Financing renovations of a 50+ year old Sullivan City Swimming Pool
Operating in a post-coal mindset amid the closing of the Hoosier Energy plant
Expansion of the Sullivan County Park and Lake
Getting the City of Sullivan’s new hotel back on track in a post-Covid world