Mayor Thomas M. McDermott Jr.

Mayor McDermott Announces Administrative Personnel Changes

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Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. is pleased to announce numerous changes taking place in his administration. “Three of the positions listed below were created for succession purposes,” stated Mayor McDermott. “For instance, Mark, Rick and Matt will be able to step in and fulfill the duties of their respective Directors in the case of illness, vacation or other unforeseen …

Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra @ The PAV

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the Hammond Port Authority are proud to announce that the Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra will return for their annual concert at The Pavilion at Wolf Lake on Friday, August 11th. Bring your chairs, blankets, and picnic baskets and join us for a wonderful evening of marvelous entertainment. Kids! Join us 1 hour before show …

Applicants Sought for New 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, July 31st through Friday, August 11th in the Chief’s office at the Hammond Police Department located at 509 Douglas Street in …

2nd Annual Race to the Rescue

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the Hammond Port Authority are proud to announce Race to the Rescue, an event to honor our first responders. Head to The Pavilion at Wolf Lake on Sunday, September 10th for a day full of activities for everyone. You will also enjoy our family activities, raffles, and more! Register today at www.active.com or in …

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Hammond Increases Police Presence Through Hiring of Correction Officers

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Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. is pleased to announce the hiring of four new civilian Correction Officers. These Correction Officers will take the place of uniformed Hammond Police Department officers who have traditionally guarded the detainees in Hammond City Jail. “This is comparable to hiring four police officers,” stated Mayor McDermott. “With the new Correctional Officers, four of our …

Lil Wayne at the Hammond Civic Center

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Tickets are available now for the Summer Power Festival, featuring Lil Wayne and Blac Youngsta live! The Festival is coming to the Hammond Civic Center on Saturday, September 2, 2017, and is open to all ages. Gates open at 5pm. Visit any DTLR location or www.summerpowerfest.com to get your tickets today. Call 708-986-8890 for more information.

2nd Annual Polka @ The PAV

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Dance the afternoon away to the sounds of the fantastic live polka band, Tony Blazonczyk’s New Phaze, while you sit back, relax, and enjoy the gorgeous views of Wolf Lake. Food will be available for purchase by Hammond’s Cavalier Inn and a cash bar. Remember to bring your own lawn chairs and/or blanket for additional seating.

Free Concert at The PAV

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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 29th for the first Region Reunion. What better setting to catch up with your friends than a party on the lake with Dick Diamond and the Dusters providing the soundtrack for …

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Lear Corporation to Build New $30 million, 240,000 sq. ft. Facility in Hammond

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Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr., and the City of Hammond’s Economic Development team, is proud to announce that a development agreement between the Lear Corporation and the City of Hammond will be presented for approval to the Hammond Redevelopment Commission on Tuesday, July 18th. This agreement represents months of negotiations to keep Hammond’s 4th largest employer in the City and …