Learn more about the local political scene and about the policies, laws and lawmakers by checking out some of these sites:
- City of Lafayette [municipal site]
- City of West Lafayette [municipal site]
- Town of Battleground
- Tippecanoe County Government [municipal site]
Greater Lafayette is the peaceful, award winning community it is due in large part to our wonderful Law Enforcement Agencies. We currently have links to:
We will add more links as they become available.
To become an active participant in the democratic process, you have to get out to the polls and vote! So where can you vote in Tippecanoe County and how does one register to vote? Here are the answers:
- Tippecanoe County Official Election Results – November 2006
- How to register to vote in Tippecanoe County
- Voting / Polling places in Tippecanoe County
- Photo ID Voting Explained
If you’re looking to get involved in the democratic process, joining a politically active organization is a great way to do it. In fact, the representive form of government we have is based on the assumption that everyone’s voice will be heard because people will join groups that have views and opinions similar to their own, and the collective voice of those groups will be loud enough to get the attention of their elected officials. So if you’re fed up about something, have an idea to make something better, or just want to voice an opinion….
- Citizens for Civil Rights
Site contains contact information, meeting times and locations, sponsorship information and more. This group was started in response to the reported efforts to repeal the Lafayette Human Relations Ordinance because it includes non-discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
- Tippecanoe Co. Regiment of the Indiana Citizens Volunteer Militias
Website contains contact information, news, mission statement, history and more. The ICVM’s mission is to educate and prepare citizens of Indiana to assume their Constitutional and statutorily mandated responsibility as a component of the militaries of Indiana and the United States.