Rescheduled Festival of the Lakes Fishing Derby

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Parks & Recreation, & the Optimist Club of Hammond are pleased to announce the date of the rescheduled Festival of the Lakes Fishing Derby that was originally scheduled for Saturday, July 21st from 8:00am – Noon, but was canceled due to the weather. The rescheduled date is Saturday, August 11, 2018, from 8:00am until …

7th Annual WHAM! Midnight Bike Ride

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the Hammond Port Authority are proud to announce the return of the WHAM After Midnight Bike Ride. Bring out your 2-wheelers, tricycles, or unicycles and enjoy a ride through Hammond, Whiting, Highland, and Munster’s beautiful neighborhood bike paths and city streets. WHAM is scheduled to roll on Saturday, August 11th into Sunday, August 12th. …

Free Concert at The PAV

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REGION REUNION – Bring a Friend and Come Party at The Pav. Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the Hammond Port Authority are proud to host the Region Reunion with Dick Diamond and the Dusters! Head to The Pav on Saturday, July 28th for the Region Reunion. What better setting to catch up with your friends than a party on the …

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Dedication of Dedelow Parkway

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Please join Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Redevelopment Commission, Hammond Port Authority, Former Hammond Mayor Duane Dedelow and City Officials as we celebrate the dedication of Dedelow Parkway at Lost Marsh Estates, 2600 New York Avenue on Wednesday, June 27th at 11:30am.

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Dowling Park Playground and Dog Park Ribbon Cutting

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Please join Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Parks and Recreation and 5th District Councilman Dave Woerpel for a ribbon cutting of the new playground and dog park at Dowling Park on Tuesday, June 26th at 2:30pm. All are invited to attend.

July 4th Celebration at Wolf Lake

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the Hammond Port Authority are proud to announce the details of the annual Fourth of July Celebration at Wolf Lake. The annual Naturalization Ceremony will begin July 4th at 5:30pm at The Pav. The Bill Porter Orchestra is guaranteed to put you in a patriotic mood when they perform after the ceremony’s completion (approximately …

Police Garage Ribbon Cutting

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Please join Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., the Hammond Police Department, and City Officials as we celebrate the ribbon cutting of the new police garage on Tuesday, May 15th at 11:30am. The ceremony will take place at 5808 Hohman Avenue.

Edison Park Revitalization Groundbreaking Ceremony

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Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. in conjunction with the Hammond Parks and Recreation Department, 4th District Councilman William Emerson, and the Hammond Board of Parks Commissioners will begin the revitalization of Edison Park with a groundbreaking ceremony slated for May 1st at 2:30pm. The public is welcome to attend.

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“Green Fleet” Vehicles Ribbon Cutting

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Please join Hammond Mayor, Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and representatives of Leopardo Energy for the unveiling of Hammond’s new green fleet of vehicles at a ribbon cutting on Thursday, April 26 at 2:00pm at the Hammond Civic Center. The public is welcome to attend.

Annual National Day of Prayer Breakfast

2018 Annual National Day of Prayer Breakfast

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., and the Hammond Department of Community Development will host the 2018 Annual National Day of Prayer Breakfast. When:Thursday, May 3, 2018, 8:00am Where:Dynasty Banquet Hall4125 Calumet Avenue This years’ theme is: PRAY FOR AMERICA- UNITY. Making every effort to keep the unity of the spirit through the bond of peace.Ephesians 4:3 The National Day of …