Highland Government News

Highland eyes new arts district

HIGHLAND | The Redevelopment Commission has approved a contract to begin planning an art and cultural district as part of the Kennedy Avenue C…

October 26, 2014 12:15 am

Hebron adopts shared ethic agenda

HEBRON | The town of Hebron is joining the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission.

September 24, 2014 6:00 pm

Safety training center relocating to Highland

HIGHLAND  | A long-vacant downtown building will soon be home to a safety training business relocating from Hammond to Highland.

September 21, 2014 6:48 pm

Highland awards pacts for new police station amid cost concerns

HIGHLAND | The Highland Town Council has selected 11 contractors to build the new police station, but not without concerns the project  could …

September 06, 2014 7:15 pm

Highland transfers $225,650 for E-911 funding to county

HIGHLAND | The Town Council has approved a resolution to reduce $225,650 from the town's tax levy as Lake County's new E-911 emergency calling…

August 31, 2014 12:05 am

Highland Town Council meets Thursday in special session

HIGHLAND | The Highland Town Council meets in special session at 7 p.m. Thursday on a variety of topics.

August 31, 2014 12:05 am

Highland council avoids alcohol impasse, approves festival funding

HIGHLAND | The Town Council has traded two potential split votes for unanimous votes to transfer funds to the Community Events Commission for …

August 27, 2014 5:20 pm

Highland Council must decide if Town Theatre renovation worth cost

HIGHLAND | The Town Council will decide by the end of September whether a renovation of the vacant Town Theatre will take place.

August 20, 2014 12:00 am

Highland council considers Labor Day gala beer garden

HIGHLAND | A request to operate a beer garden in Main Square Park for the Labor Day Festival is falling flat for some town officials.

August 06, 2014 7:12 pm

Griffith residents along Cady Ditch may need flood insurance

GRIFFITH | Residents along the Cady Marsh Ditch, who may be forced to buy federal flood insurance, are asked to attend a special Town Council …

August 04, 2014 8:19 pm

Towns team up for Main Street repaving

MUNSTER | After a rough winter, who wouldn’t like to see Main Street repaved?

August 04, 2014 6:58 pm

Highland awaits bids on new police station

HIGHLAND | With site preparation well underway for the new police station, the Town Council has authorized bids for construction of the facility.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am

Highland reviews pit bull attack under dangerous dogs ordinance

HIGHLAND | The owner of two pit bulls will learn their fate under a dangerous-dog ordinance hearing before the town's police commission Thursday.

July 22, 2014 2:25 pm

Highland residents cry foul over softball plans for Meadows Park

HIGHLAND | A proposal to switch a soccer field in Meadows Park with a youth softball field in Sheppard Park has neighbors crying foul.

July 15, 2014 7:31 pm

Residents asked for thoughts about shuttered theater's future

HIGHLAND | Residents will be asked to project their thoughts on the future of the historic Town Theatre on July 21 at a Town Council study session.

July 12, 2014 5:12 pm

Blue Heron rookery grant gets public hearing Monday

HIGHLAND | Those who enjoy observing Highland's Blue Heron rookery can expect to soon have a better way to view their feathered friends.

June 21, 2014 6:53 pm

Highland's Condit Street slated for reconstruction

HIGHLAND | Highland has approved a reconstruction project for the 3300 block of Condit Street.

June 16, 2014 12:05 am

Highland councilmen target unkempt properties

HIGHLAND | The Town Council is looking to neighboring communities for suggestions on handling unkempt properties.

June 08, 2014 6:49 pm

Highland Redevelopment Commission meets tonight

HIGHLAND | The Highland Redevelopment Commission meets in special session tonight to consider responses to a request for proposals for profess…

May 19, 2014 12:00 am

Operation SOS asks rent-free storage for package contents

HIGHLAND | The Town Council said Operation SOS is seeking a rent-free place, such as a small home or garage, to store the items it collects fo…

May 18, 2014 12:05 am

Highland prepares to break ground on new police station

HIGHLAND | The Town Council is digging closer to groundbreaking on the new police station.

April 30, 2014 12:00 am

Highland administrative offices to be closed for Good Friday

HIGHLAND | The administrative offices for Highland will be closed Friday for spring recess and Easter holiday.

April 17, 2014 12:00 am

Demolition of abandoned Chela's restaurant begins

HIGHLAND | Demolition of the former Chela's Mexican Restaurant, an abandoned building the town had been seeking to tear down for the past coup…

April 15, 2014 8:00 pm

Sanitary board, Town Council for Highland to meet Monday

HIGHLAND | The Highland Sanitary District Board of Commissioners will meet with the Highland Town Council in a work study session at 7:30 p.m.…

April 14, 2014 12:00 am

Highland offices will be closed Friday; trash pickup Tuesday

HIGHLAND | The administrative offices for Highland will be closed Friday for spring recess and the Easter holiday.

April 14, 2014 12:00 am

Highland Parks & Recreation Board cancels study session

HIGHLAND | The Highland Parks & Recreation Department has canceled its 6:30 p.m. study session tonight at Lincoln Community Center.

April 03, 2014 12:00 am

Highland approves bond for new police station

HIGHLAND | The Town Council has approved a bond issue for constructing a new police station.

March 28, 2014 12:00 am

Highland plans improvements at intersection of Fifth, 45th

HIGHLAND | The Highland Town Council has approved a project to improve the intersection at Fifth and 45th streets by adding left turn lanes to 45th.

March 16, 2014 12:00 am

Highland Parks and Recreation Board cancels tonight's study session

HIGHLAND | The Highland Parks and Recreation Board has canceled its study session set for 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Lincoln Community Center.

March 06, 2014 12:00 am


About Highland

Town of Highland

3333 Ridge Road, Highland, IN 46322
219.838.1080

Highland Police Department

3333 Ridge Road Highland, IN 46322
219.838.3184

Highland Fire Department

2901 Highway Avenue Highland, IN 46322
219.923.9876

Highland Park Department

2450 Lincoln Street Highland, IN 46322
219.838.0114

School Town of Highland

Administration Center
9145 Kennedy Highland, IN 46322
219.924.7400

Latest Local Offers