Notice of Public Comment Period


CATEGORY: Community Development, News

Pursuant to the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) regulations, the City of Hammond has prepared its 2021-2022 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. …

Gaming Advisory Committee Meeting


CATEGORY: Gaming Advisory Committee, News, Public Notices

MEETING OF THE Gaming Advisory Committee Please take notice that the Gaming Advisory Committee, City of Hammond, Indiana, will hold work Study Caucus at 4:00 p.m. followed by the Gaming Advisory Committee Meetings at 5:00 p.m. on the following dates: Wednesday, April 14, 2021 Wednesday, April 28, 2021 Wednesday, May 5, 2021 The meetings will be held in the Hammond …

JOB POSTING: Craftsman


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department: Public Works Department Job Title: Craftsman – Park Date Requested: March 26, 2021 Date needed: ASAP Salary: $11.00 per hour (starting pay) $20.07 per hour (after probationary period) Job Requirements Job Duties Ability to legally operate a motor vehicle Ability to lift 50 pounds Ability to understand and follow oral and/or written instructions Ability to perform basic electrical repairs …

JOB POSTING: CDL Driver


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department: Public Works Department Job Title: CDL Driver Date Requested: March 26, 2021 Date needed: ASAP Salary: $11.00 per hour (starting pay) $20.07 per hour (after probationary period) Job Requirements Job Duties Must have valid CDL license Ability to lift 50 pounds Able to follow written and verbal instructions Able to legally operate all departmental vehicles Able to perform basic …

JOB POSTING: Laborer


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department: Public Works Department Job Title: Laborer – Parks Date Requested: March 26, 2021 Date needed: ASAP Salary: $11.00 per hr. (starting pay) $19.17 per hr. (after probationary period) Job Requirements Job Duties Ability to lift fifty (50) pounds Must have valid Indiana driver’s license Able to follow written and verbal instructions Able to perform basic maintenance of large trucks …

JOB POSTING: CDL Driver


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department: Public Works Department Job Title: CDL Driver Date Requested: March 26, 2021 Date needed: ASAP Salary: $11.00 per hour (starting pay) $20.07 per hour (after probationary period) Job Requirements Job Duties Must have valid CDL license Ability to lift 50 pounds Able to follow written and verbal instructions Able to legally operate all departmental vehicles Able to perform basic …

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott Jr.

Mask Mandate to Remain in Effect in Hammond Government Buildings


CATEGORY: Mayor's Office, News

Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. announces that Hammond’s mask mandate will remain in effect through May 31, 2021 in all city government buildings, offices, or facilities. This mandate does not apply to private businesses who are encouraged to institute social distancing requirements and masking requirements as they see fit. “I hope everyone will remain vigilant, practice social distancing and …

Park Board Meeting


CATEGORY: News, Parks Department, Public Notices

MEETING OF THE HAMMOND BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS Wednesday, April 7, 2021 @ 5:30 p.m. 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: 874 4019 4391 Passcode: 295996 Public Comment may be submitted prior to and following the meeting at parks@gohammond.com   Call the Regular …

Earth Day Book Drive


CATEGORY: Events, Parks Department

InfoMayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Parks & Recreation are excited to partner with Discover Books for an Earth Day Book Drive. Look for the blue bin at several locations throughout Hammond from Monday, April 19th through Saturday, April 24th. Help us support local businesses, recycle responsibly and keep books out of landfills and in the hands of readers. Blue …

Hammond to Build $53M Dome


CATEGORY: Hammond Port Authority, Mayor's Office, News

Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the City of Hammond have announced plans for Hammond’s newest innovation at its popular public golf course. Lost Marsh Golf Course will soon be fitted with a state of the art dome, transforming the course into a year round golf facility. The cost is estimated at $53M, however, no resident tax dollars will …