Hammond Public Works is the consolidation of the Streets Department, Sanitation Department, Park Maintenance, and Street Lighting.
Hammond Public Works is responsible for the maintenance of all streets, alleys, and parks within the city. This includes patching potholes, plowing, salting, and sweeping. The department is also responsible for garbage and yard waste pickup and the maintenance of all city owned metal light poles. The fabrication, installation, and maintenance of all street signs and traffic signs throughout the city is also the responsibility of the department.