Important Dates Page Now Available


CATEGORY: Mayor's Office, News

We’re excited to launch a centralized location for City of Hammond events and important dates! Click here to visit our Important Dates & Events page to check out what’s going on throughout the year. More details for events and important dates will be added as they become available, so please visit often!

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott Jr.

Coach’s Corner Liquor License Transferred to the City of Hammond


CATEGORY: Economic Development, Mayor's Office, News

The Indiana Alcohol and Tobacco Commission approved the transfer of an alcoholic beverage permit previously held by Coach’s Corner on Kennedy Avenue to the City of Hammond. This transfer stems from a settlement agreement entered between Coach’s and the City whereby Hammond agreed to purchase the building in which Coach’s operated along with Coach’s alcoholic beverage permit. Coach’s agreed to …

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott Jr.

Applications for Funding Available


CATEGORY: Featured, Mayor's Office, News

Applications for 2023 funding through the City of Hammond’s Gaming Advisory are now available from the Mayor’s Office at Hammond City Hall. Funding is available to local not-for-profit organizations that demonstrate their project, activities, and services provide direct benefit to the citizens of Hammond. The funds and application process are overseen by the Gaming Advisory Committee, which represents a cross …

Hammond Police Department Now Hiring


CATEGORY: Hammond Police Department, News

COMPETITIVE CAREER SALARY INCREASES: PROBATIONARY: $51,510 LEADING RETIREMENT SALARY SPECIALTY PAY, LONGEVITY PAY, HOLIDAY PAY, WELLNESS PAY, SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL, UNIFORM ALLOWANCE, EDUCATIONAL REIMBURSEMENT, RESIDENCY BONUS SUBSTANTIAL VACATION TIME GENEROUS SICK POLICY 14 HOLIDAYS PER YEAR ELIGIBLE FOR POST-RETIREMENT CITY OF HAMMOND HEALTH/DENTAL/VISION AFTER 15 YEARS OF SERVICE PATROL, TRAFFIC, CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS, GANGS, NARCOTICS, K9, SWAT, MOTORCYCLES, CIVL RESPOSE TEAM, CSI, …

JOB POSTING: Tire Room Repair


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department:Public WorksJob Title:Tire Room RepairDate Requested:January 17, 2023Date Needed:ASAPSalary:$15.00 per hour (starting pay)$21.02 per hour (after probationary period)Job Requirements: MUST have valid Class B CDL license and be insurable Ability to lift fifty (50) pounds Able to follow written and verbal instructions Ability to legally operate all departmental vehicles Ability to operate all tire repair tools and machinery Able to …

Park Board Meeting


CATEGORY: News, Parks Department, Public Notices

MEETING OF THE HAMMOND BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS Wednesday, January 18, 2023 @ 5:30 p.m. In the Hammond Civic Center Board Room at 5825 Sohl Avenue, Hammond And Online Via Zoom Public Comment may be submitted prior to and following the meeting at: parks@gohammond.com VIRTUAL MEETING VIA ZOOM Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87440194391?pwd=N0NuSjdpcm0wTGl5TjQvMkpoOXN5UT09 Meeting ID: 875 1519 1543 Passcode: 648259 Call …

JOB POSTING: Laborer


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department:Sanitary DistrictSewer MaintenanceJob Title:LaborerDate Requested:January 9, 2023Date Needed:ASAPSalary:$20.65 per hour full time with full benefitsJob Requirements: Ability to perform heavy lifting up to 90 pounds and strenuous work Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions Ability to use a variety hand and power tools Able to legally operate motor vehicles (CDL with tanker endorsement preferred) Must be insurable …

JOB POSTING: Diesel Mechanic


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department:Public WorksJob Title:Diesel MechanicDate Requested:January 10, 2023Date Needed:ASAPSalary:$15.00 per hour (starting pay)$23.64 per hour (after probationary period)Job Requirements: Must have three (3) years mechanical experience Ability to lift fifty (50) pounds Able to follow written and verbal instructions Able to legally operate all departmental vehicles and be insurable Ability to analyze and diagnose causes of mechanical and electrical breakdowns Extensive …

Park Board Meeting


CATEGORY: News, Parks Department, Public Notices

MEETING OF THE HAMMOND BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS Wednesday, January 4, 2023 @ 5:30 p.m. In the Hammond Civic Center Board Room at 5825 Sohl Avenue, Hammond And Online Via Zoom Public Comment may be submitted prior to and following the meeting at: parks@gohammond.com VIRTUAL MEETING VIA ZOOM Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87440194391?pwd=N0NuSjdpcm0wTGl5TjQvMkpoOXN5UT09 Meeting ID: 875 1519 1543 Passcode: 648259 Call …