Studied Peer Cities for Elkhart

In our quest to learn from others to help make Elkhart a competitive destination where people want to migrate to for quality of life activities, leadership teams have independently traveled, met with leaders, and researched the following cities. In selecting these cities, our criteria included: cities with a history in manufacturing, cities on a river, growing cities with smaller populations (not large, metro cities), and cities that are walkable with renowned parks and recreational activities. Browse and click below to learn more about their success.


GREENVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA


LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY

DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA


EVANSVILLE, INDIANA


GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN


FREDERICK. MARYLAND


ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA


CHATTANOOGA, TENNESSEE


FORT WAYNE, INDIANA


DES MOINES, IOWA