Side Lot Program

If you live next door to an empty lot/parcel owned by the City of Gary that also qualifies as a "side-lot", you may be eligible to acquire that lot!

To learn more about the program and how to apply, please review the following documents and follow the directives therein.

To view a list of available lots, download Eligible Side-Lot Program Parcels (07-31-2023).

The City of Gary Redevelopment Commission is the public custodian of municipal land. To inquire about the purchase, transfer, or sale of public land please call our offices at 219-886-1531.