Public Works

Public Works is committed to working in an efficient, safe, and professional manner offering a wide variety of services to the citizens of the City of Crown Point. Comprising of over 70 Employees, Public Works is made up from the following departments: 

  • Engineering
  • Street Department
  • Utilities
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Wastewater

Collectively,  the City Public Works is the lifeline of all labor activities in the City.

2023 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Schedule

The Lake County Solid Waste Management District Household Hazardous Waste program is for residential, household hazardous waste for Lake County, Indiana, residents and is NOT for businesses, schools, organizations or those who live outside Lake County.

Businesses, schools and organizations of Lake County can call 219-853-2420 for resource information.

Loads are limited to 100 pounds. Latex paint is not accepted. Visit for more information. Proof of Lake County, Indiana, residency is required.  

All Collections are from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Saturday, May 20
Hobart Public Works: 340 S. Shelby St., Hobart

Saturday, June 3
Hudson Campbell Center: 455 Massachusetts St., Gary

Saturday, July 29
Highland Public Works: 8001 Kennedy Ave., Highland

Saturday, Aug. 19
Whiting Public Works: 1915 Front St., Whiting

Saturday, Sept. 9**
Lowell Middle School, North Parking Lot: 19250 Cline Ave., Lowell
**Shredding will be available at this collection with a limit of 4 paper grocery bags per car.

Saturday, September 23**
Hammond Public Works: 601 Conkey St., Hammond
**Shredding will be available at this collection with a limit of 4 paper grocery bags per car.

Saturday, October 21
Griffith Public Works: 134 S. Colfax St., Griffith

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