Whoa Zone at Whihala Opens June 24th

Whoa Zone at Whihala will be an extraordinary added feature to Whihala Beach, serving as a new and exciting attraction for residents and visitors alike from Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland to experience. Not only will Whihala offer Wibit’s one-of-a-kind water challenge course, there will be vari   Read More

Safety Day 2017

Join us Friday, June 9th for the Whiting Police and Fire Departments' annual Safety Day from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the back of the stations on White Oak Avenue (1916 Schrage Ave.) Read More

Whiting Ranked 8th Safest City in Indiana

The City of Whiting is proud to have been recently ranked the 8th safest city in Indiana. Click here to see rankings of the safest towns in each state according to their difference from the national average crime risk score of 100. For ex   Read More

Memorial Day Ceremony

The City and the American Legion Post 80 will hold a Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11 a.m. at the Whiting Veterans Memorial.  The memorial is located at the corner of 119th Street and Oliver Street.  Line up for the parade begins at 10:45 a.m. at the American Legion Post 80 at   Read More

Coyote Sightings

There have recently been reports of coyote sightings in the city.  Normally, coyotes are non-aggressive toward people. Most coyotes are scared away by human presence and loud noises. To be safe when walking your pet, please keep them on a leash at all times.  Please DO NOT feed these animals or   Read More

Whiting Fire and Police Departments Safety Day

The Whiting Fire and Police Departments will be hosting Safety Day on Friday, June 9th, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the back of the Stations on White Oak Avenue.  This is a great event for both kids and adults to learn about the different aspects of Fire and Police safety.  A fire truck & ambul   Read More


NiSource Corporate Security has been advised that at least 30 customers have been contacted by scammers pretending to be from NIPSCO.  These offenders advise the potential victim that they are behind in their NIPSCO bills and to immediately make payment today of they risk getting their service imme   Read More

Telephone Scam

Whiting Police Department is advising everyone that there is a telephone scam going around.  The caller will tell you that a loved one was in an accident and arrested and needs bond money to get out of jail.  They inform you to get gift cards and call them back with the gift card information then   Read More

History Channel™ to Film in Whiting May 17th | “Volo, House of Cars” Episode

The City of Whiting Lands Season 1 Episode on History Channel’s™ New Television Series, “Volo, House of Cars”. You’re invited to join us for the filming in Downtown Whiting on May 17, 2017 — your chance to see the original © Disney Bus!   Read More

Paint the Town Pink • 4 Events. 1 Cause.

Join the City of Whiting for Paint the Town Pink 2017 in partnership with the Pink Ribbon Society. The entire month of May, community & businesses will once again come together for 4 events with 1 cause, helping raise money and awareness for Breast Cancer research.   Read More

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