Mayor McDermott Announces 2017 Mayor’s Commission on Disabilities Award Winners

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. announces the 2017 award winners at the Mayor’s Commission on Disabilities 31st Annual Awards Breakfast and Resource Fair which took place this morning at the Dynasty Banquet Hall. Awards are presented in seven categories: Business Award Individual Adult Volunteer Award Individual Adult Award Youth Volunteer Youth Caregiver Award Charles Nagy Junior Award The 2017 Awards …

Job Posting: Assistant Kennel Master

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Position will be posted internally only from March 13, 2017 until March 17, 2017. If the position is not filled internally it will be held open for external applications an additional ten (10) days. The position will remain posted until filled or no more than 10 days. Download Job Posting

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Yard Waste Pickup Begins April 17th

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On April 17th, 2017 (weather permitting), Hammond Public Works will begin curbside pickup of 30 gallon paper, biodegradable yard waste bags on a regular weekly basis. Residents can expect their yard waste pickup on the same day as their scheduled garbage pickup days. The bags must not weigh more than 50 lbs. and only grass and leaves can be placed …

31st Annual Hammond Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet

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The Hammond Sports Hall of Fame will induct eight individuals from the city’s proud athletic past during its 31st annual induction dinner, Tuesday, March 14 at the Hammond Civic Center. The inductees are: The recipients are Gabriela Lopez of Gavit and Marcos Keefe of Bishop Noll. Lopez gained 12 varsity letters competing in cross country, swimming, softball and track & …

Hammond Sanitary District Reaches Deal with EPA on Addressing Sewer Overflows

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On Tuesday, January 24, the Board of Sanitary Commissioners of the Sanitary District of Hammond unanimously passed a resolution approving a final agreement with state and federal environmental agencies to address combined sewer overflows required by the federal Clean Water Act. The projects called for by this agreement known as a “consent decree” will yield significant environmental benefits for Hammond …

Save the Date: Hammond’s 2017 Job Fair

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Save the Date: City of Hammond’s 14th Annual Job Fair, Thursday, March 9, 2017, 11:00am to 3:00pm at the Hammond Civic Center, 5825 S. Sohl Avenue. Additional information to follow.

Hammond Police Now Hiring Certified Officers

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The Hammond Police Department will be accepting applications for ACADEMY CERTIFIED OFFICERS ONLY, January 23, 2017 – February 3, 2017. Applications will be available at the HPD Chief’s Office between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday – Friday. The Probationary salary is $42,962 for anyone who has been an Officer for less than 3 years. An Officer …

Job Posting: Jean Shepherd Center/Dowling Park Manager

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Jean Shepherd Center: Dowling Park Athletic Complex and Riverside Park Complex: Position will be posted internally from January 18, 2017 until January 24, 2017. If the position is not filled internally it will be held open for external applications an additional ten (10) days. The position will remain posted until filled or no more than 10 days. Download Job Posting