Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site
A golf-cart friendly, lake community
Town of Rome City
The town of Rome City and Sylvan Lake hosts the second home to renowned author and nature photographer, Gene Stratton-Porter. Take a tour of the beautiful 150-acres state museum and historic site featuring formal gardens, woods, an abundance of nature, and Gene Stratton-Porter's restored lakefront cabin on Sylvan Lake.
2-Job Openings: See Rome City's Legal Notices
-Contractual Agreements with town of RC
for job openings/ bid sheets.
View Rome City's budget & annual report, please refer to link here.
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Noble County Emergency Management Agency, Rome City & Sylvan Lake Assoc.
TEXT: 888777 and enter code SYLVAN57
Pictured left to right: Marshal Sheffield, Daniel Rinehart, John Kelly, and Jackie Ross. Applause!!!
Join Us Friday, November 16th for Tree lighting and caroling at Town Hall, 6:30 p.m.
-Caroling, cookies and hot chocolate will be provided by Vineyard Christian Church.
The small town of Rome City, Indiana is a tourist destination and a wonderful lake community nestled perfectly in northeast Indiana, Noble County and Orange township. Our inviting golf cart-friendly community offers beautiful views and homes for over of 1600 residents on and around beautiful Sylvan Lake and attracts visitors year round to our many tourist attractions.
Sylvan Lake Indiana is a SKI LAKE, an all-season lake with a wonderful public access and boat launch site, 16-miles of beautiful shoreline, great fishing, and our famous "Big Island" complete with scenic island nature trails, island church services & a public island boat dock.
May 4th - 5th Town-wide garage sale
May 26th- BBQ chix, RC American Legion 11AM
May 27th- Memorial Day service, Org Cemetery
June 9th- FREE Boater's safety class, bingo hall
July 6th- Lyrics concert, Lakeside Park, Sylvan
July 7th- Fireworks on Sylvan Lake
July 7th- BBQ chix, RC American Legion 11AM
July 14th- POKER RUN on Sylvan lake
July 14th- Lyrics at the lake concert, Sylvan
Aug 3rd - 4th Town-wide garage sale
Aug 10, 11 & 12th- Chautauqua Days Festival!
Sep 1st- BBQ chix, RC American Legion 11AM
Sep 29th- Chili cook-off
Place leaves at roadside in long piles.
No bagged leaves, pumpkins, sticks or dog waste please.
Rome City, Indiana
is a beautiful & welcoming community located on famous
IN THE NEWS
25-YEARS of dedicated service
Congratulations and sincere thanks to Leigh Pranger for her 25-YEARS of dedicated service as town manager to the town Rome City, Indiana!!!
Great clipping from local newspaper, Kendallville News Sun.