CROWN POINT | The Lake County treasurer's office will be open Veterans Day and have extended hours Nov. 12, the final day property taxes can be paid on time.
County Treasurer John Petalas said Monday the rest of county government will be closed Nov. 11 in honor of Veterans Day, but his offices in the Lake County Government Complex, 2293 N. Main St., Crown Point, or the satellite county courthouses at 401 Broadway in Gary and 232 Russell St. in Hammond. will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. that day.
He said his office also will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 12 for final payments.
Those who aren't disputing their tax bills can avoid lines be paying at local branch offices of these banks: American Savings FSB, Centier Bank, Chase Bank, Citizens Financial Bank, DeMotte State Bank, First Financial Bank, BMO Harris Bank N.A., Horizon Bank, Lake Federal Bank FSB, MainSource Bank, Peoples Bank and Tech Credit Union.