Schererville Government News

Company develoment plans bring promise of new jobs

MERRILLVILLE | Merrillville has several key economic development projects in the wings.

August 30, 2014 6:19 pm

Work continues for possible second E-911 site

A proposed site for a second Public Safety Answering Point has been developed and budget estimates for the center that would serve St. John, S…

August 20, 2014 7:00 pm

Grant will boost development of Teibel Nature Park in S'ville

SCHERERVILLE | A $200,000 grant awarded to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources will be allocated to the Schererville Park Board to dev…

August 06, 2014 12:05 am

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

Schererville wins $200,000 grant for Teibel Nature Park

SCHERERVILLE | A $200,000 grant awarded to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources will be allocated to the Schererville Park Board for th…

August 01, 2014 12:00 am

St. John variance for home's sport court

ST. JOHN | LeBron James won't be coming to play basketball in St. John, but, if he were, the Sahi home on Winding Trail might be the court fit…

July 20, 2014 12:00 am

Schererville's Cline Avenue project on schedule

Schererville's Cline Avenue project on schedule

SCHERERVILLE | Work continues for a safety enhancement project on a stretch of Cline Avenue in Schererville.

July 15, 2014 5:02 pm

Separate Lake E-911 center not lawmakers' intent

INDIANAPOLIS | The plan by Schererville, St. John and Cedar Lake to opt out of Lake County's E-911 network by establishing their own emergency…

June 15, 2014 12:00 am

Merrillville wants infrastructure guarantees at Foxmoor

MERRILLVILLE | A developer is interested in building on lots in the stalled-out Foxmoor residential community.

May 26, 2014 12:00 am

S'ville approves request for private school

S'ville approves request for private school

SCHERERVILLE | Town leaders are supporting the Midwest Elite Preparatory Academy's plans to open a location in Schererville.

May 14, 2014 9:30 pm Photos


Private school seeks second location

SCHERERVILLE | Growth at the Midwest Elite Preparatory Academy has the private school seeking a second location in the area.

May 13, 2014 12:00 am

Guetzloff to face Shepherd in general election

ST. JOHN TOWNSHIP | Rob Guetzloff will face incumbent Jean Shepherd for the St. John Township trustee position in the general election.

May 07, 2014 12:00 am

Two Dems, two Republicans seek nominations for St. John Township trustee

ST. JOHN TOWNSHIP | St. John Township Trustee candidates have different perspectives, but they each have political experience.

May 04, 2014 12:00 am

Schererville identifies possible site for new fire station

SCHERERVILLE | The town has a potential location for a new fire station.

March 31, 2014 6:00 pm

S'ville commits funding to South Shore

SCHERERVILLE | The Town Council has conditionally approved committing 34 percent of its economic development income tax proceeds annually to t…

March 26, 2014 10:00 pm

S'ville Park Board scheduled to meet Wednesday night

SCHERERVILLE | The Schererville Park Board will meet for a study session at 5 p.m. Wednesday to discuss the park foundation, facility parking …

March 24, 2014 12:15 am

Adopt project labor pacts, building trades union chief urges municipalities

Two Lake County municipalities have project labor agreement requirements for certain developments, and other local communities will be asked t…

March 22, 2014 10:00 pm

S'ville delays decision on South Shore rail funding

SCHERERVILLE | The Town Council said it needs more time before it makes a decision about contributing funds to the expansion of South Shore co…

March 15, 2014 5:30 pm

Schererville firefighters can negotiate agreement

SCHERERVILLE | Action taken by the Town Council on Wednesday has given the Schererville firefighters union authority to negotiate a working ag…

March 13, 2014 7:15 pm

S'ville closer to signing E-911 agreement

SCHERERVILLE | Schererville hasn't yet signed an interlocal agreement regarding the consolidated E-911 service in Lake County, but officials t…

March 12, 2014 10:00 pm

Subdivision proposed in Schererville

SCHERERVILLE | A new 31-lot residential development has been proposed along Burr Street near 91st Avenue.

March 08, 2014 7:45 pm

Region bills headed to governor's desk

INDIANAPOLIS | Several legislative proposals sponsored by Northwest Indiana lawmakers, and other measures set to affect the region, received f…

March 05, 2014 5:30 pm

Carrabba's coming to Schererville

SCHERERVILLE | The list of tenants for the Shops on Main continues to grow.

March 03, 2014 9:00 pm

Schererville wants assurances about E-911

SCHERERVILLE | Town leaders want to add another level of accountability before they consider approving an interlocal agreement on the consolid…

February 27, 2014 6:00 pm

S'ville considers contribution to South Shore rail project

SCHERERVILLE | The Town Council is interested in contributing funding toward the extension of the South Shore commuter rail line to Dyer, but …

February 26, 2014 9:48 pm

House demands Lake County look at voting precinct consolidation

INDIANAPOLIS | The GOP-controlled Indiana House approved legislation Tuesday that would order Lake County to devise a plan to reduce the numbe…

February 25, 2014 7:15 pm

House panel OKs spending $4M from Lake County tax fix on South Shore expansion

House panel OKs spending $4M from Lake County tax fix on South Shore expansion

INDIANAPOLIS | A House committee agreed Monday the South Shore Line expansion project should receive the $4 million a year expected to be save…

February 24, 2014 5:45 pm Related

Parks study session Thursday at S'ville Community Center

SCHERERVILLE | The Schererville Park Board conducts a study session at 5 p.m. Thursday to discuss the ball field improvement and soccer field use.

February 23, 2014 12:00 am

Town approves increase to water bills

SCHERERVILLE | Schererville residents can expect to have their municipal water bills increase in coming months.

February 12, 2014 9:30 pm

Cedar Lake to meet Monday on E-911

CEDAR LAKE | The Cedar Lake Town Council and Police Commission will meet in a special study session Monday night to discuss the E-911 agreement.

February 09, 2014 8:45 pm

Multiple projects proposed in Schererville

SCHERERVILLE | Residential and business projects could be coming to Schererville.

February 09, 2014 8:30 pm

NWI legislators all back South Shore expansion

INDIANAPOLIS | Northwest Indiana's legislative delegation stands united in supporting expanding the South Shore Line, but members are skeptica…

February 09, 2014 6:00 am Related

Brewery proposed for Schererville

SCHERERVILLE | A longtime vacant property could be transformed into Schererville's first brewery.

February 03, 2014 5:01 pm

Lawmakers advancing proposals quickly in short legislative session

INDIANAPOLIS | As the Indiana General Assembly nears the midpoint of its 2014 session, the Republican-controlled House and Senate this week ap…

January 31, 2014 2:00 pm Related

About Schererville

Town of Schererville

10 E. Joliet Street Schererville, IN 46375
219.865.5515 (Fax)

Police Department

25 East Joliet Street Schererville, IN 46375
Fax: 219.865.5529

Fire Department

1650 Cline Avenue Schererville, IN 46375
Fax: 219.865.5506

Parks and Recreation

Office in Rohrman Park
219.865.5534 (Fax)

Lake Central School Corporation

Kay Trapp Administration Center
8260 Wicker Avenue
St. John, Indiana 46373
Phone: 219.365.8507