JOB OPENINGS • Summer 2021 Whihala Beach Lifeguard and Open Water Rescue

The City of Whiting is currently seeking qualified Lifeguards to patrol Whihala Beach for the 2021 Season. Requirements and Experience • Satisfactory completion of fitness/swim tests, be at least 17 years old, and possess American Red Cro   Read More


Whiting Police Department will be conducting training at the Mascot Hall of Fame on Thursday, April 15, 2021. This training will be strictly for Whiting Police Officers and is NOT available to the public. Whiting Police would like the public to know that this is strictly a training scenario and   Read More

Vote Today! Whiting High School Gymnasium Nominated for “Best of Indiana”!

Whiting High School's Gymnasium is among the 68 gyms in the running for the "Best of Indiana"! Visit Indiana worked with the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame to curate this list. Their experts have visited just about every gym in Indiana, so it’s an honor to be included! HELP US WIN BY V   Read More

Reserving Parking Spaces on Street

The City of Whiting will be removing any chairs, cones, horses, etc., (“Dibs”) which are used to reserve parking spaces on the street beginning March 10, 2021.  These “Dibs” will be removed from the street and placed on your parkway or sidewalk.  Beginning   Read More

Easter Egg Hunt and Parade Canceled

Due to the continued COVID-19 restrictions, and for the safety of all participants, the 2021 Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Parade has been canceled.   Read More

Updated: 119th Street Snow Removal 2-19-2021

Snow removal on 119th Street will take place on Friday, February 19, 2021 between 10 pm to 3 am.  The will start at 119th Street & Indianapolis Blvd. and make their way to Ohio/Schrage Ave plowing curb to curb.  They will be cleaning arears in sections.  Cars can park back once an area is   Read More

Garbage, Recycling, and Snow Removal

Due to the recent Snowstorm, the Garbage and Recycling pickup schedules for the City of Whiting will be delayed.  The City is working diligently to try to make the streets and alleys safe and passable and we are giving this our priority.  We will be working on snow removal for the remainder of the   Read More

Parking Passes Available Beginning 2/16/2021

Parking permit stickers for the Lakefront Park/Whihala Beach will be available for purchase beginning Tuesday, February 16, 2021. To obtain a parking permit, bring a current vehicle registration to the Park’s office at Whiting City Hall located at 1443 119th Street, Monday – Friday   Read More

City Hall to Open Half Day

  • We are planning on reopening City Hall to the general public on Tuesday, February 16th, 2021.  To safely phase in a reopening, we will begin operations with a limited schedule.  So until further notice, City Hall will be open from 8:30am to 12:30pm wit   Read More

Warming Center at Whiting YMCA

The Whiting YMCA will be open as a warming center during their business hours on an as needed basis from Friday, February 5, 2021 through Friday, February 17, 2021.  Hours may be adjusted as necessary.  Their current hours of operation are: Monday Thru Friday:  4:45 am to 10:00 pm Saturday:    Read More

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