City of Gary – August 2014 Events

August 7th, 2014

There are many events happening around the City of Gary during the month of August. 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. August 1 Aug. [...]


Slight Location Change: Mayor Freeman-Wilson to Welcome Newly Appointed HUD Secretary Julian Castro to Gary; Sheraton Demolition Project to be Highlighted

August 18th, 2014

In order to provide a better view of the ongoing Sheraton demolition. The press conference will take place directly across the street from the Sheraton on 4th & Broadway in the grassy area adjacent to the Genesis Center main parking lot. There will be a podium and chairs set up, so you will know exactly [...]


Mayor Shares Update on Comprehensive Approach to Crime

August 15th, 2014

Police and Fire Departments Evaluating and Addressing Equipment Needs   Gary, IND. – A little more than two weeks ago, Gary Mayor Karen Freeman Wilson announced the appointment of a new police chief, and shared the new comprehensive approach of how the city will address crime. One of the components in the plan focuses on [...]


City of Gary Officials Announce $6.4 Million Citywide Street Paving Project – Updated 8/13/14

August 13th, 2014

Gary, IND. – The City of Gary Public Board of Works has announced plans to pave 55 streets this summer.   “After such a rough winter, potholes have been a huge concern, not to mention the abundance of streets that have been in need of repair for years,” said Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson. “I am [...]


Christ Baptist Celebrates their 33rd Year Anniversary

August 11th, 2014

The members of Christ Baptist Church will celebrate their 33rd Year Anniversary beginning at 10:00 am on Sunday, August 17, 2014.  Rev. Regan E. Robinson, Assistant Pastor of St. Timothy Community Church in Gary will speak on the theme:  “Through It All, It’s All about Jesus.”  The Mass Choir will minister in song with Chris Sims [...]


ARISE 2nd Annual Culture Shock Multicultural Fest

August 11th, 2014

In partnership with Live Arts studio, Indiana University Northwest, Queensview and 444 Caribbean Grill, Arise is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Culture Shock Multicultural Fest. The Gary community will once again enjoy the opportunity to “Discover the World”, as the Culture Shock Multicultural Festival returns to Live Arts Studio on Saturday, October 25 from [...]


South Shore Health & Rehabilitation Block Club Back to School Cookout/Carnival

August 8th, 2014

353 Tyler Street, Gary Saturday August 9, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Drawing at 3:00 p.m. Free food and Refreshments provided. Bounce House, Face Painting, Clowns, Snow Cones, Cotton Candy, Back to School Raffle… Prizes are electronic tablets, ear buds, flash drives, head phones, calculators and more.  


Mayor Freeman-Wilson to Host Open House for Strong Cities, Strong Communities Initiative;Gary Northside Redevelopment Project to be Featured

August 7th, 2014

WHO: Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson, City of Gary leadership team and representatives from HUD and EPA, Strong Cities, Strong Communities Planning Team WHAT: The community is invited to hear more about the City of Gary’s Strong Cities, Strong Communities Initiative and to give input on beautification projects that will initially focus on the Sheraton demolition and the [...]



August 7th, 2014

The Community Development Department is requesting bids for home rehabilitation work at selected locations.   The rehabilitation work to be performed under the Department’s Senior Repair, Emergency Repair and Home Repair programs will be funded with Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds. These programs provide rehabilitation work on the homes of low to moderate income [...]


City of Gary Announces 2014 Independence Day Parade Winners

August 7th, 2014

 Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson hosted a brief meet and greet at City Hall to announce the City of Gary’s 2014 Independence Day Parade winners.   The Parade winners are as follows:   Best Floats: First Place:          The Methodist Hospitals Second Place:    Gary Storm Water Management District, Department of Green Urbanism, and Recycling Department (joint winners) Third [...]




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