City of Gary – September 2014 Events

September 4th, 2014
 

There are many events happening around the City of Gary during the month of September. Be sure to mark your calendars and “Like” City of Gary’s Team Gary Indiana Facebook Fan Page for Event Flyers and other news updates! City of Gary is also on Twitter @TeamGaryIndiana.   Post by Team Gary, Indiana.   September 4 Sept 4 - Catch [...]




 

Mosquito Spray Routes in Gary Announced

September 4th, 2014
 

City of Gary has announced a tentative schedule for mosquito spraying. Weather permitting & based on two trucks operating beginning Monday, September 8, 2014 .   Monday: Sections 1 & 6 Tuesday: Sections 5 & 7 Wednesday: Sections 4 & 8 Thursday: Sections 2 & 3 Friday: Sections 9, 10 & 11   Don’t know [...]




 

The City of Gary will repave streets in the Miller area beginning on Monday, September 22, 2014.

September 19th, 2014
 

Dear Friends & Neighbors,   The City of Gary will repave streets in the Miller area beginning on Monday, September 22, 2014.  Our contractors are aware of the ongoing traffic issues in the Miller area and this work should not interfere with traffic. Below, please find the paving schedule for week ending September 27th.   [...]




 

How to reconnect with family after a disaster

September 19th, 2014
 

In recognition of National Preparedness Month, we will be highlighting important topics of awareness throughout the month of September.   This week, our focus will highlight the importance of creating a plan for how to reconnect with family after a disaster. Not only will planning for an emergency in advance offer you and your family [...]




 

Northwest Indiana prepares for EPA Septic Smart Week, Sept. 22-26

September 18th, 2014
 

For property owners in coastal counties like Lake, LaPorte and Porter, observing the Environmental Protection Agency’s national initiative “Septic Smart Week” (Sept. 22-26) provides them with opportunities to learn more about proper septic system maintenance and why it’s important.   The EPA seeks to raise awareness in these three Lake Michigan counties specifically as it [...]




 

September is National Preparedness Month

September 17th, 2014
 

In recognition of National Preparedness Month, we will be highlighting important topics of awareness throughout the month of September.   This week, our focus will highlight understanding the nature of specific disasters to which we should be aware. These hazards include: Earthquakes Floods Hurricanes Tornadoes Wildfires Winter Storms   The first step in being prepared [...]




 

GARY MAYOR SWEARS IN 15 POLICE OFFICERS; 6 RESERVE OFFICERS

September 17th, 2014
 

Today at Gary City Hall, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson swore in 15 new officers and 6 reserve officers. bringing the force up to a total of 225  officers. Scores of family and friends crowded into the Council Chambers to show their support.   “We recognize the courageous commitment you have made to the city and citizens [...]




 

Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and the First Ladies of Gary invite you to “Take Time to Take Care”

September 16th, 2014
 

Sponsored by Walgreens, the First Ladies Health Initiative originally began in Chicago and was created to inspire First Ladies to empower their church congregations and communities to make smart decisions regarding their health. After participating in several of their Chicago-based events, Mayor Freeman-Wilson became determined to bring the program to Gary.   Joined by a [...]




 

Did you that September is National Preparedness Month?

September 15th, 2014
 

Sponsored by FEMA, the theme of this this year’s observance is “Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare.” During National Preparedness Month, the City of Gary is asking members of the community to take action by helping to plan a “National Preparathon Day” which offers the Gary community an opportunity to prepare for specific hazards [...]




 

City of Gary to Host Events Next Week on Demolition, Education, Law Enforcement and Health

September 15th, 2014
 

Next week promises to be very busy for Gary, Ind. as officials prepare to launch a massive demolition project with Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann, bring together the community for a serious conversation on education, swear in 21 police officers and announce a citywide Health Initiative in partnership with first ladies of churches all over the [...]




 

Monthly Gary Parcel Survey (GPS) – Sat. Sept. 13, 2014

September 11th, 2014
 

You are invited to get to know the City of Gary, Indiana on Saturday, September 13th from 10a-2p. We’re hosting our monthly Gary Parcel Survey (GPS), where you’ll meet fellow first and second year Harris students, Harris alumni and staff, City of Gary staff and community members. Join us as we canvass the city, block by block, collecting data on Gary’s abandoned buildings. GPS [...]




 

City of Gary to host 2nd Community Conversation at I.U.-Northwest Sept 16

September 10th, 2014
 

In late May, Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson and the city of Gary hosted a “community conversation” in partnership with the National League of Cities (NLC) and the U.S. Department of Education to host what we a “community conversation.” Mayor Freeman-Wilson has recently announced that another “conversation” is to convene on Sept. 16 from 2-4:00 p.m. in [...]




 

 

 
 

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