Franciscan Alliance Protest in Hammond


CATEGORY: Mayor's Office, News, Public Notices

Please join the Hammond Development Corporation, Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., and other community leaders in a peaceful protest at 4pm this Friday, May 21, 2021 at Franciscan Alliance Hospital in downtown Hammond. The protest will begin at the Hammond Police Department (509 Douglas Street) and walk down Douglas Street to Franciscan Hospital (5454 Hohman Avenue). The community will organize …

JOB POSTING: Bartender


CATEGORY: Job Posting, News, Personnel

Department: Park Department Job Title: Bartender – Festival of the Lakes Date Requested: May 10, 2021 Date needed: July 13-18, 2021 Salary: $10.00 per hour plus tips – temporary position Job Requirements Job Duties & More Must have a current Employee Permit with the State of Indiana ATF Must have a current Driver’s License in the State of Indiana Must …

Park Board Meeting


CATEGORY: News, Parks Department, Public Notices

MEETING OF THE HAMMOND BOARD OF PARK COMMISSIONERS Wednesday, May 19, 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 …

Capital Improvement Board Meeting Has Been Canceled


CATEGORY: Capital Improvement Board, News, Public Notices

MEETING OF THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT BOARD Tuesday, May 17, 2021 @ 5:00pm Please take notice that the Capital Improvement Board Meeting for Monday, May 17, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. will be canceled. The board will still conduct a Work Study Session at 4:00 p.m. If any member of the public wishes to attend the Work Study Session electroniçally, the meeting …

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Temporary Street Closures Along Stateline Avenue


CATEGORY: Mayor's Office, News

Beginning Tuesday, May 11, 2021, the City of Hammond will temporarily close most roads and alleys connecting to Stateline Avenue between Highland Street to the north and 165th Street to the south. Closures include Detroit Street, Kenwood Street and Cleveland Street along with the alley south of Detroit and the alley north of Wildwood. Roads and alleys will reopen on …

Splash Around Hammond’s Hessville Park This June


CATEGORY: Events, Parks Department, Sportsplex

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the City of Hammond invite all kids to Hessville Park Sunday, June 6th for a free day of fun! This event takes place at Hessville Park from 12:00pm – 3:00pm. Kid’s will be able to run through the water feature, dance to DJ music including kid’s Zumba, join in on a bicycle rodeo (obstacle …

Hammond Sportsplex Introduces Canvas Parties in the Union Lounge


CATEGORY: Events, Parks Department, Sportsplex

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the City of Hammond are excited to announce the first canvas painting party happening this June 12th at the Hammond Sportsplex! The Summer Canvas Social will feature a hands-on teaching format where guests learn and paint a lion. The event is Saturday from 11:00am – 2:00pm in the Sportsplex Union Lounge. All are invited …

Kids Gardening Camp at the Hammond Sportsplex


CATEGORY: Events, Parks Department, Sportsplex

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the City of Hammond are pleased to present a camp all about nature and plants. The Grow Your Own Camp is open to all kids ages 5-9 and 10-15 and is taking place on June 7th, 8th, 10th and 11th outdoors at the Hammond Sportsplex. The program runs from 10am – 11am for ages …

Hammond Sportsplex Branches Out with New STEM Camp


CATEGORY: Events, Parks Department, Sportsplex

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the City of Hammond welcome a new program to the Hammond Sportsplex, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Camp. Various age groups are offered for this program and include ages 5-9, 10-14 and 15-18. The program takes place at the Sportsplex on June 7th-11th from 10am – 11am for ages 5-9, 11:15am – 12:45pm …

Kid’s Run Club


CATEGORY: Events, Parks Department, Sportsplex

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the City of Hammond introduce the coolest club for kid’s this summer, the Kid’s Run Club. All kids ages 6-12 are invited to register for this program taking place on Thursday’s from June 3rd to July 8th at Martin Luther King Park (Highland St. and Tapper Ave. next to City Hall). The supervised program …