Kennedy Avenue Closure Due to Emergency Sewer Work

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The City of Hammond and the Hammond Sanitary District wishes to inform residents and motorists of the closing of Kennedy Avenue immediately south of Michigan Street/US 20 in Hammond beginning 7:00 am Friday, April 27, 2018 for an undetermined length of time. Currently, there are restricted lanes on Kennedy and the ramps from US 20 to Kennedy are closed at …

2018 Primary Election Early Voting Has Begun

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Notice of Public Comment Period

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Pursuant to the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) regulations, the City of Hammond has prepared its 2018/2019 Annual Action Plan that describes the resources available and the proposed use of those resources to meet the community development, affordable housing, and homeless priority needs of the City. A summary of resources and expected uses is provided below. …

Hammond Marina Seeks Summer Lifeguards

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The Hammond Port Authority/Hammond Marina is looking for summertime lifeguards (Memorial Day through Labor Day). Applicants with current American Red Cross lifeguard, first aid and cpr certifications preferred. (if not, you must be enrolled to complete a lifeguard/first aid/cpr course by June 1st} The Hammond Port Authority will train qualified applicants in open water rescue. For further information and applications …

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Hammond Housing Market Trending Up

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Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott is proud to announce that Hammond’s housing market is trending upwards. In 2017, 42% of houses were sold within the first 30 days and 26% within first 60 days receiving 98% and 96% of listing price respectively. In the last five years, the median selling price in Hammond has increased by $32,500 and the number …

Applicants Sought for Hammond Police Academy Bound Sponsorship Program

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Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. and the City of Hammond Police Department are seeking applicants for the new Hammond Academy Bound sponsorship program. The program sponsors Hammond residents wishing to become Hammond Police Officers. Applications will be accepted starting Monday, March 19th through Thursday, March 29th in the Chief’s office at the Hammond Police Department located at 509 Douglas Street in …

Hammond City Offices Closed Due to the Weather

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Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. announces that due to the inclement weather all non-emergency offices will be closed, which includes City Hall, Clerks office. Court, Hammond Port Authority, Hammond Water and Sanitary District.  The Mayor’s office, public works and police department will be open answering phones. Public Works has been out since Thursday plowing and salting roads.  There are …