2020 Illuminated Christmas Parade Cancellation

It is with a heavy heart that Mayor Spebar and the City of Whiting announce that the 2020 Illuminated Christmas Parade scheduled for Friday, December 4th has been cancelled.  This cancellation was determined by following the guidelines of the CDC, and Public Health Orde   Read More

Lake County now designated as RED

As of November 18, 2020, the State of Indiana has changed Lake County's COVID Designation to RED.  Please CLICK HERE for req   Read More

Coronavirus Update • Public Building Restrictions Effective 11/18/2020

Effective 12:01am on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, all public buildings will be closed to the public except by appointment only. This includes City Hall, the Police and Fire Stations, the Basin, the Public Works Facility, and the Mascot Hall of Fame. These restrictions will remain in place until Dec   Read More

2020 Veterans Day Parade & Ceremony Cancelled

To continue keeping the members of our community safe, the City of Whiting has cancelled the 2020 Veterans Day Parade & Ceremony at the Whiting Veterans Memorial. Although the City’s 2020 Veterans Day observances will not take place publicly, we encourage everyone to take the personal time to   Read More

IHCDA COVID-19 update: A message from Jake

I'm pleased to announce that the state's Rental Assistance Portal is now accepting applications for the Emergency Solutions CARES Act (ESG-CV) rental assistance program.  This program can provide eligible renters wit   Read More

2020 Census: Statement on Data Collection Ending Today

As of today, well over 99.9% of housing units have been accounted for in the 2020 Census.  Self-response and field data collection operations for the 2020 Census will conclude on October 15, 2020. Specifically:

  • Internet self-response will be avail   Read More

Congratulations, Mayor Steve Spebar • View his bio here!

Mayor Spebar is now serving his 1st term as City of Whiting’s Mayor. He attended grade school at St. John the Baptist, graduated from Bishop Noll Institute in 1980, and continued his education at Marian University where he earned his bachelor’s degree in business finance, accompanied by minors i   Read More

Reopening of Whiting Lakefront Park to Vehicular Traffic

The City of Whiting is pleased to announce the reopening of Whiting Lakefront Park to vehicular traffic starting Monday, September 14, 2020.  Whihala Beach will remain closed.  We will be utilizing the new gates that have been installed at 117th and Front Street entrances.  The gates to the entra   Read More

Common Council Meeting

The Common Council will meet on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 6:30 pm.  The meeting will be held at Whiting City Hall,  1443-119th Street, Whiting, Indiana, via teleconference.  No entry into City Hall will be permitted. Dial in access number: 866-866-2244 Participant Code:  1641958#   Read More

2020 US Census Deadline

The deadline for the US Census is September 30, 2020 The US Census Bureau now plans to finish collecting data by September 30th.  If you haven't fill out your census application, please fill them out.  The 2020 Census can also be completed by phone.  Representatives are available everyday from   Read More

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