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Hospitals:
Community Hospital - Munster
Methodist Hospital - Gary
St. Catherine Hospital - East Chicago
St. Margaret Mercy
- Hammond and Dyer

News:
The Times Online (Times newspaper and community information)
Post-Tribune


CITY OF HAMMOND

Mayor
Thomas M. McDermott, Jr..; (219) 853-6301

 

Police Department
509 Douglas St.
Emergency 911; Non-Emergency (219) 853-6490

Fire Department
6110 Calumet Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320;
Emergency 911; Non-Emergency (219) 853-6416

City Hall
5925 Calumet Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320; (219) 853-6300

City Council
Hammond City Hall, 5925 Calumet Avenue, Room 207, Hammond, IN 46320
At Large — Robert A. Markovich
At Large — Jo Ann Matonovich
At Large — Kathleen Pucalik
1st District — Mark Kalwinski
2nd District — Alfonso L. Salinas
3rd District — Anthony Higgs
4th District — Kim Poland
5th District — Daniel C. Repay
6th District — Homero "Chico" Hinojosa


HAMMOND PUBLIC SCHOOLS

 

School City of Hammond - 41 Williams Street, Hammond, IN 46320; (219) 933-2400
Superintendent: Dr. Walter J. Watkins

Free/Reduced Lunch Application

Alimentos gratis, alimentos a jajo costo y otros beneficios

School Board Trustees

School City of Hammond Adult Education - 5727 Sohl Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320, (219) 933-2419

Area Career Center
5727 Sohl Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320; (219) 933-2428

Adult Education Program
5727 Sohl Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320, (219) 933-2419, Español (219) 933-2455


LOCAL HIGHER EDUCATION

 

Calumet College of St. Joseph (Main Campus) - 2400 New York Avenue, Whiting, IN 46394; (219) 473-7770

Calumet College of St. Joseph (Merrillville Campus) - 51 W. 80th Pl., Merrillville, IN 46410; (219) 736-9430

Davenport College - 8200 Georgia St., Merrillville, IN 46410; (219) 769-5556

Indiana University Northwest - 3400 Broadway, Gary, IN 46408; (219) 980-6500

Ivy Tech Community College (East Chicago) - 410 E.Columbus Dr., East Chicago, IN 46312; (219) 392-3600

Ivy Tech Community College (Gary) - 1440 E. 35th St., Gary, IN 46409; (219) 981-1111

Kaplan College, Hammond Campus - 7833 Indianapolis Blvd., Hammond, IN 46324; (219) 844-0100

Kaplan College, Merrillville Campus - 3803 E. Lincoln Hwy., Merrillville, IN 46410; (219) 947-4555

Purdue University Calumet - 2200-169th St., Hammond, IN 46323; (219) 989-2400

South Suburban College - 15800 South State St., South Holland, IL 60473; (708)596-2000


COUNTY INFORMATION

Lake County Convention & Visitor's Bureau

Lake County Web Site

Lake County Council

Lake County Commissioners


State of Indiana Information Line - (800)382-1563

 

STATE OFFICIALS

Governor Mitch Daniels (R)
(317) 232-4567
206 State House, Indianapolis, IN 46204

Lt. Governor Becky Skillman (R)
(317) 232-4545
333 State House, Indianapolis, IN 46204

Secretary of State Todd Rokita (R)
(317) 232-6531
201 State House, Indianapolis, IN 46204

Atty. General Greg Zoeller
(317) 232-6201
Indiana Government Center South, 5th Floor; 402 W. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46204

Super. of Public Instruction Dr. Tony Bennett
(317) 232-6610
229 State House, Indianapolis, IN 46204


INDIANA STATE SENATORS FROM LAKE COUNTY

Indiana Senate, Third Floor, State House, Indianapolis, IN 46204; (800)382-9467

Sen. Frank Mrvan, Jr. (D-1st)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2785
Phone (800) 382-9467 or (317) 232-9400

Sen. Lonnie M. Randolph (D-2nd)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2785
Phone (800) 382-9467 or (317) 232-9400

Sen. Earline S. Rogers (D-3rd)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2785
Phone (800) 382-9467 or (317) 232-9400

Sen. Karen Tallian (D-4th)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2785
Phone (800) 382-9467 or (317) 232-9400

Sen. Sue Landske (R-6th)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2785
Phone (800) 382-9467 or (317) 232-9400

STATE REPRESENTATIVES FROM LAKE COUNTY

Indiana House of Representatives, State House, Indianapolis, IN 46204; (317)232-9600

Rep. Linda C. Lawson (D-1st-Hammond)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2786
Phone (800) 382-9842 or (317) 232-9400

Rep. Earl Harris (D-2nd-East Chicago)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2786
Phone (800) 382-9842 or (317) 232-9400

Rep. Charlie Brown (D-3rd-Gary)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2786
Phone (800) 382-9842 or (317) 232-9400

Rep. Dan Stevenson
(D-11th-Highland)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2786
Phone (800) 382-9842 or (317) 232-9400

Rep. Mara Candelaria-Reardon (D-12th-Munster)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2786
Phone (800) 382-9842 or (317) 232-9400

Rep. Chester F. Dobis (D-13th-Merrillville)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2786
Phone (800) 382-9842 or (317) 232-9400

Rep. Vernon G. Smith (D-14th-Gary)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2786
Phone (800) 382-9842 or (317) 232-9400

Rep. Don Lehe (R-15th-Schererville)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2786
Phone (800) 382-9842 or (317) 232-9400

Rep. Shelli VanDenburgh (D-19th-Crown Point)
200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2786
Phone (800) 382-9842 or (317) 232-9400

Local Links

2012 Public Officials Directory for Lake County

Calumet Area Literacy Council - Information on local literacy council.

Calumet Region Bike Maps - Interactive local bike maps.

Centerstage Chicago - Arts and entertainment for Chicago; music, restaurants, lodging, film, theater, dancing, literature, art.

City of Chicago - Mayor's office; electronic tour guide; directory of city services.

City of Hammond - Links to Mayor's Office and other city offices; fire and police departments; transit system; neighborhood services; Hammond Marina; Civic Center; City Council.

Downtown Hammond Council - Businesses, organizations, news, restaurants and services.

Hammond School City Adult Education - Programs, classes, GED information.

Hammond Chamber of Commerce- see Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce

Hammond Education Foundation - Programs; grants;scholarships.

HammondIndiana.com - local information.

Hammond Ordinances - Hammond City laws

Hammond School City - School home pages; administration home pages.

Hammond Social Security Office- Location; hours; programs administered; links to other agencies and organizations; link to National Social Security home page.

Hospice of the Calumet Area

Lake Area United Way

Lake Area United Way Personal Crisis Directory (PDF-9 pages) - Agencies providing assistance to area residents.

Lake County Convention & Visitors Bureau - Convention centers; hotels and motels; restaurants; shopping; local attractions; gaming.

Lake County Information - Links to Officials, County Council, Commissioners, other Lake County information.

Lake County Public Library Community Resources On-Line - Search for agencies providing assistance by city, zip, county, type of assistance.

LakeNet - Lake County community information.

Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce

Neighborhoods, Inc. - Community development in Hammond

Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC)

Northwest Indiana Traffic - Live feed from the Indiana Department of Transportation.

Roster of State and Local Officials of the State of Indiana

Shore Line Interurban Historical Society - Group interested in the electric railways of the Chicago area -- Chicago North Shore and Milwaukee, the Chicago South Shore and South Bend, and the Chicago Aurora and Elgin railroads, including Chicago Rapid Transit, Chicago Surface Lines, Chicago and West Towns Railways, Evanston Railway, Hammond Whiting and East Chicago Railway, and the Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company.

The Times Online - The Times and community information.

Towle Community Theater - live theater in downtown Hammond

Whiting-Robertsdale Chamber of Commerce - Whiting/Robertsdale business.

Yahoo! Local - Type in your zip code and get local weather, sports, business listings, more.


State Links

 

Access Indiana - Indiana government information; WWW search utilities; access to related state, local and federal sites. Good starting point for Indiana information.

Census statistics on Indiana counties - State and county profiles; congressional districts.

Indiana Family and Social Services Administration

Helpline toll-free via telephone: 1-800-545-7763

Governor of Indiana - Biographies of the Governor and his family; press releases; State of the state; e-mail form for the Governor.

HOOSIERnet - Community information for Monroe County (Bloomington area).

Hoosiers by the Numbers - Workforce statistics from Indiana Department of Workforce Development.

Indiana Attorney General's Office - Unclaimed property; news releases; how to file a claim.

Indiana Code - Hypertext and PDF links to the Code.

Indiana Department of Education - Information on any school in Indiana; educational demographics; teacher/educational information; access to other educational Internet sites.

Indiana General Assembly - All bills introduced in the current session; committees and bills pending in them; Indiana Code; biographies of legislators; calendars of House and Senate.

Indiana Historical Society - Information on the collections, exhibitions, publications, and activities; "What is a Hoosier?"; frequently asked Indiana questions; Hoosier heritage.

Indiana State Archives - Resources available at the Archives; State Constitution of 1816; subject catalog; local historical societies; more.

Indiana State Library - Links to Access Indiana, IDEANet, and other Indiana libraries; links to Indiana and federal governmental offices.

Indiana Tourism - Festival and events guide; e-mail form for more information.

Indiana Youth Institute - Youth issues; training opportunities; data on youth.

Roster of State and Local Officials of the State of Indiana

Stats Indiana - Census data for Indiana.

 

 


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