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Hammond City Council to weigh creating new fund, increasing alarm fees

HAMMOND | The Hammond City Council will consider setting up a new account to hold cash police officers seize when making arrests.

August 25, 2012 8:05 pm

Future of vacant lot impacted by BP oil leak yet to be determined

HAMMOND | Determining the future of a lot impacted by the 2010 BP oil leak will wait until the site clears a state review process, a company spokesman said Friday.

August 19, 2012 6:15 pm

Hammond City Council eyes road, infrastructure projects

HAMMOND | The City Council will study taking out a $16 million loan to fund roads and infrastructure projects throughout the community.

March 04, 2012 12:00 am

Council defeats gun ordinance; city exposed to potential lawsuits

HAMMOND | The Hammond City Council defeated a proposal that would have changed the city gun and weapon ban to comply with a new state law.

August 23, 2011 6:30 pm
MARK KIESLING: McDermott consolidates power on council

MARK KIESLING: McDermott consolidates power on council

Hammond Mayor Tom McDermott Jr. looks like he is consolidating power on the City Council.

August 22, 2011 12:00 am

Failed council hopefuls seek Pucalik seat

HAMMOND | The Hammond Democratic Precinct Organization will vote on a replacement for former Councilwoman Kathleen Pucalik at a special caucus meeting on Saturday.

August 06, 2011 12:00 pm

Council opens buyouts to Hammond firefighters

HAMMOND | The Hammond City Council has agreed to open the city's buyout program to Hammond firefighters.

July 26, 2011 7:00 pm

Hammond again will offer to buy out employees

HAMMOND | The city of Hammond will offer buyout packages to 54 employees who are eligible for some level of retirement.

July 12, 2011 6:00 pm

Four seek three at-large seats in Hammond race

HAMMOND | The four candidates running in Tuesday's Democratic primary race to fill three councilman-at-large spots on the November general election ballot all sought the same seat in 2007.

April 27, 2011 12:00 am

City steps up rehabbed home sales

HAMMOND | Hammond is churning through federal money to buy, fix and sell dilapidated houses scattered throughout the city.

March 27, 2011 12:00 am

Higgs casts tie-breaking vote for himself

HAMMOND | Hammond City Council President Anthony Higgs cast the deciding vote Monday night to remain president after the council deadlocked over him and another candidate.

January 11, 2011 12:00 am
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