Join us for National Night Out 2021

The City of Whiting invites you to join us in recognizing National Night Out on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 from 7pm-9pm. Help us join forces with thousands of communities nationwide. Participate from home by simply turning on your porch light and enjoying time with neighbors and Whiting’s law enforce   Read More

Paying Tribute to Walter Ruzich & Anthony Petkus

The City of Whiting extends our sincere condolences to family and friends of Walter Ruzich and Anthony Petkus, as well as pays tribute to their public service to our community. Obituary for Walter J. Ruzich | Fife Funeral Home http   Read More

Meet the Mascot During Pierogi Fest

If you're coming to the Pierogi Fest in Whiting, be sure to visit the Mascot Hall of Fame at 1851 Front Street to meet Brutus Buckeye and Aubie the Tiger.  The Mascot Hall of Fame is located at the Intersection of 119th and Front Street, so you can walk to it while your at the Pier   Read More

Premier Parking for Pierogi Fest

Premier Parking for the 2021 Pierogi Fest is available at the Mascot Hall of Fame located at 1851 Front Street.  You can access the parking by turning East onto 121st Street from Calumet Avenue or Indianapolis Boulevard.  Follow 121st to Front Street and make a le   Read More

Whiting Parks Department Update

The Whiting Parks Department Article that appears in this month's WRite Stuff on Page 15 contains last year's information.  Please disregard that article.  Please click here for the current Parks Depar   Read More

Neighborhood Watch – June 14, 2021

Police Chief John Sotello and the City of Whiting Police Department are actively investigating a robbery which occurred Monday morning June 14th at approximately 7:40 AM on the 2100 block of Indianapolis Blvd.  The subjects wanted for questioning are two young males of whom approached a   Read More

Board of Public Works New Meeting Location

Effective May, 2021, all future meetings of the City of Whiting Board of Public Works will take place on the First and Third Tuesday of each Month at 9am in the Council Chambers located on the Third Floor of City Hall at 1443-119th Street, Whiting, IN.  Previous   Read More

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

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