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Board of Public Works and Safety

Office Information
Hammond City Hall
5925 Calumet Avenue
Hammond, IN 46320
Phone: 219-853-6382
Fax: 219-853-6641
Office Hours
Monday through Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm
Public Board Meetings:
Every Thursday at 9:00am in Council Chambers

Department Overview

The Board of Public Works is the executive branch responsible for the public safety and control of the public rights-of-way. This includes digging requests, cable, street and alley closures, street solicitations, and requests for street signs.

It has the exclusive control over all matters and property dealing with the police and fire departments.

It is the contracting arm of the executive branch includes all purchasing for the public works, all street projects, gasoline and vehicles.

The Board also serves as an appeal panel for building code violations denial, suspension or revocation of business licenses and dangerous dog designations done by Animal Control.

The Board of Works also serves as an appeal board for the appeal of late rental registration applications,  grants garage sale/yard sale permits, provides Notice of Claim and Freedom of Information forms.


Robert Lendi - President
Stanley Dostatni - Vice-President
Jeffery Smith - Member

Garage Sale Permits

The Board of Works approves Garage Sale Permits in the city.

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