Black History Month Celebration

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., the Hammond Human Relations Commission and Department of Community Development will host a Black History Month Celebration on Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Hammond City Hall, 1st floor lobby. The festivities will begin at 10:00 a.m. ​ The theme for this year’s event is “Family Matters.” Mayor McDermott will present a proclamation honoring the longest …

219 Day Celebration at the Hammond Civic Center

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Hear ye. Hear ye. Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. takes great pleasure in announcing that the City of Hammond shall declare Friday, February 19, 2016 as “219 Day,” the most exalted of all Region Holidays, aside from Black Wednesday.  The merriment begins at 2:19 pm as production at City Hall comes to a screeching halt with the declaration of a proclamation from Mayor McDermott.  Follow the ...

2016 Inaugural Ceremony

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The public is invited to attend and witness the swearing in of our recently elected Hammond officials. The 2016 Inaugural Ceremony will take place at the Hammond Civic Center on Friday, January 1, 2016 at 10:00am. This is a free event and Hammond residents are encouraged to attend. Witness history as Mayor McDermott takes the oath of office for the …