Monthly test of the tornado warning system, Saturday 3/2/24 @ 12PM.
Water Main Break on Burr St. near the American Legion building. Burr St. is completely closed from 73rd Ave. to 75th Ave. while Public Works repairs the break.
Road Closure: 1/22/24 - 2/23/24 Sunset Dr. closed from Lakeview Dr. to Schilling Dr. for Stormwater project.
The Town of Schererville is now accepting applications for vacancies on several boards and commissions.
The Schererville Police Department will begin an emergency hiring process starting Friday, November 17th at 9am.
11/13/23 - 11/17/23 Main St. from US 41 to Calumet Ave. will have crews on site for road repairs. Local traffic will have access.
11/8/23 - 11/10/23: Road closure on 77th Avenue/Novak Road from Calumet Avenue to Patterson Street, 6am to 5pm each day.
The Town Dump and Branch Drop off areas will be closed from 10/26/23-10/27/23.
Sign up to attend a women's self defense course hosted by the Schererville Police Department.
Road Closure: W. 93rd Avenue will be closed from US 41 to Hack Street for road work from 10/12/23 - 10/14/23.
Road Work: 10/16/23 - 10/20/23 Main Street from US 41 to Woodhollow Dr. will experience lane closures for utility work.
Notice of Sale of Real Property: 22 West Joliet Street
Trail Closure: On 10/9/23 6am-5pm, Pennsy Trail will be closed between Redar Park & Cline Ave. for trail milling and resurfacing.
Victory 4 Veterans ride on 9/24/23 starting at 11:30am will significantly impact traffic in the area. Please click more info to view the route.
Road Work: Alexander St. from 77th Ave. to 85th Ave. 9/14/23 & 9/16/23. Expect lane closures and flagging for road milling and paving.
Road Closure: Alexander St. Between 77th Ave. & 85th Ave. on 9/12/23 7am-4pm for drainage repair.
Road Work & Lane Closure: US 41 @ 67th Avenue 9/7 - 9/8 for traffic signal work.
Road Closure: Eagle Ridge Dr. from Deercreek Dr. North to Willowbrook Dr., 8/28/23 - 9/22/23 for culvert replacement project.
Road Closure: Seberger Road (77th Ave.) from Austin Ave. to Cline Ave. Roundabout 8/31/23 - 9/1/23 for Nipsco aerial electric line work.
Road Closure: 77th Ave. West of St. John Road to Hart Street in Dyer 8/29-8/30 for Nipsco Electric work.
Road Closure: Cline Ave. closed 9/5/23 7am-5pm from Joliet St. to Avenue H for Nipsco Electrical Line work.
Due to downed power lines, Burr St. is closed between 75th Ave. and 78th Ave. while repair work is done.
Park Street will be closed from Austin Ave. to South Park Ave. on Saturday August 12th from 7am-3pm.
Precautionary boil water alert for Iroquois Road, Lincolnwood Avenue and Hickory Place is over. Public Works will deliver all clear door hangers to affected residences.
FAQs for the Hocus Pocus Party in the Park Event!
FAQs for the Schererville Fireworks show on 6/30/23 at Rohrman Park
Eastbound US 30 between Robinhood Blvd. and Kennedy Ave. is down to one lane on 6/16/23 due to a water main break. Crews on site for repairs.
Cop Camp returns this summer! Pick up an application at the Police Department beginning June 15th. Camp runs July 25th - July 28th.
Todays Schererville Fest Day 5 cancelled.
6/16/23 - 6/20/23 777th closed 7am-5pm each day from Cline Ave. to Lincolnwood Dr. for road resurfacing.
FAQS about the megapass wristbands at the Schererville Fest.
Residents are invited to fill out a survey regarding future development of Illiana Speedway Property.
Check out the details for this years Celebrate Schererville Fest!
June 5 - June 12 Park St. will be closed for the Celebrate Schererville Festival.
June 10: Schererville Fest Parade route will have closings in the Downtown area along Joliet St. and Austin Ave.
Starting May 1, 2023 5 day unlimited ride wristbands for the Schererville Fest are available at presale prices!
5/25/23: From 10pm-4am, entrance and turn lane on US 30 at intersection of Walrmart & Walgreens to be closed for overhead utility work.
5/18/23 from approx. 8am-2pm utility work along US 30 west of HWY330 will result in lane closures and potential road closures
Electrical line work on electric transmission ROW between w. 101st Ave. & w. 91st Ave. from 4/26/23 - 5/4/23. May involve overnight work.
Info and registration form for those who want to be in the 2023 Celebrate Schererville Parade.
Road Work on Junction Ave. / Kennedy Ave. to Joliet St. from 4/18/23 - 4/20/23 weather permitting.
77th Ave./Novak Rd. between Calumet Ave. & Patterson Ave/St. John Rd. will be closed April 4 & 5 7am-5pm each day for road work.
3/1/23 Cline Ave. will be closed between 77th Roundabout and 85th Ave. 9am-2pm for NIPSCO work.
Traffic lights are out at US 41 & Woodhollow Dr. Crews are on site to repair. Expect traffic delays and seek alternative routes.
Road Closure 77th Ave./Novak Road between Calumet Ave. and Patterson Ave./St. John Rd.
Road closure on 77th Ave. from US 41 to St. John Road from 1/9/23 - 1/15/23, 7am-5pm daily for utility work.
Town Hall offices will be closed between 11:30am and 1pm on November 15, 2022.
11/15/22 - 11/18/22, Burr St. closed between 85th Place & 91st Ave. for road work.
The Schererville Police Department has opened an emergency hiring process to sworn law enforcement officers.
Schererville Police Department is recruiting reserve officers from October 21 - November 21, 2022, 8am-4pm.
Road Work 9/30/22 - 10/7/22 on Eagle Ridge Dr. from Caroline Ave. North to Railroad crossing, paving and milling.
9/19/22 through 9/23/22, NIPSCO will be carrying out utility work on 77th Ave. from St. John Road to US 41.
Road work on 85th Ave. between Alexander St. and Lake Hills Dr. beginning Sept. 19th.
The Town Dump and Branch Drop off areas will be closed from 9/13/22-9/22/22.
8/10/22: W. 85th Ave. & Rohrman Road from Cline Ave. to Burr St. closed from 7am-3pm for culvert replacement.
Burr St. closed from US 30 to 75th Ave. 8:30pm-5:30am on 8/8/22
Update: Burr is now open as of 6:15pm.
Austin Ave. will be closed between US 30 and 77th Ave on 7/30/20 for road paving.
On 7/25/22 several customers were erroneously double billed for water utilities. Click for more info on what occured and steps taken to correct the error.
Austin Ave. will be closed between US 30 & 77th Ave. on 7/28/22 for road milling.
Pine Island Dr. will be closed from 81st Pl. to Porter Pl. Wednesday July 20, 2022.
Precautionary boil water advisory in effect for residents near the water main break near Joliet Street and Forest Ridge Dr. issued 6/29/22
Water Main break near Forest Ridge Dr./Burr St./Joliet St. area close to Forest Ridge Academy. Services to be restored as soon as possible.
Applications for the next "Cop Camp" are live June 15th!
FAQs for the Schererville Festival!
Park St. will be closed 6/6/22-6/13/22 for Schererville Fest. The Festival Parade will also include road closures on 6/11/22.
Junction Ave. & Kennedy Ave. will be closed from Joliet St. to Division St. on Thursday June 2, 2022 for railroad crossing repairs.
Austin Ave. between 77th Ave. & 85th Ave. will be closed for roadwork Mon-Thurs from May 31 - June 9.
Info on ride wristbands for the Schererville Fest!
Info on this years Celebrate Schererville Festival
The Schererville Parks Dept. Community Center phones are down and power is out due to local power outage on 5/19/22.
Eagle Ridge Drive from Deer Creek Dr. to Willowbrook Dr. will be closed on 5/11/22 7am-4pm for culvert inspection.
Austin Ave. between 77th Ave. & 85th Ave. will be closed for roadwork Mon-Thurs from May 9 - May 27.
A list of upcoming parks department events for the year!
Some residents may get a letter from Public Works informing them of their non-compliant mailbox with suggestions on how it can be better secured.
Information on AARP Tax Preparation
Seekings requests for proposals for the acquisition and redevelopment of the Illiana Speedway in Indiana. Deadline is extended to February 4, 2022 at 4pm.
The Schererville Fire Department is increasing it's fulltime staff and is now accepting applications.
Annual pet licenses are due by March 31, 2022. You may license your pet starting January 4, 2022.
W. 85th Ave. & Rohrman Road will be closed between Cline Ave. & Burr St. on 10/12/21 for sewer repairs.
9/27/21-9/28/21, road work on Burr St. from US 30 to 91st, expect congestion/delays.
On 9/23/21, commuters in Town can expect heavy traffic and delays at approx. 6:30pm due to the Police Appreciation Day Parade
9/18/21 Paving work to be done on Harvest Dr. from US 30 to Autumn Dr.
9/16/21-9/17/21 paving work on Rohrman Road between 85th Pl. & Cline Ave.
9/16/21 8:30am-1:30pm, Burr St. closed from Joliet St. to 75th Ave. for repairs.
There will be roadwork on Woodhollow Dr. from Pine St. to Holly Ln. from 8/26/21 - 8/27/21, expect delays.
Robinhood Blvd. will be closed from Normandy Rd. to St. Dunstan Dr. on 8/25/21 7am-3pm for road work.
The Town Dump and Branch Drop off areas will be closed from August 19 2021 - August 25 2021.
Burr St. is closed between 73rd & 75th due to a water main break.
On August 4, Seberger Dr./77th Ave. will be closed between Austin Ave. & Cline Ave. for a sanitary sewer repair. Estimated close time is 7am - 4pm.
Burr St. is closed between 73rd & 75th due to a water main break. If you require access to American Legion Hall event today, you must access Burr via 73rd.
Starting July 12, there will be paving work on several streets in Town, click more info for full information.
Rohrman Road will be closed between July 2nd 8pm-11pm for the Fireworks Show. Rohrman Park will be closed July 2nd until 5pm.
Joliet St. between Cline Ave. & Austin Ave. will be closed 7/6/21 - 7/9/21 for water repairs.
Applications for the next "Cop Camp" will be accepted starting June 14th.
We are currently experiencing phone issues, your call may not go through to us. We are working to get them back online.
Live Music, Beer Garden, Food Booths, Rides, Games, and More!
Information on the road closures and parking restrictions related to the Celebrate Schererville Parade.
Park St. will be closed for the duration of the Festival this year beginning Monday June 7th - Monday June 14th.
Beginning June 1st, masks will be optional in Town owned facilities.
6/2/21 - 6/4/21 Woodhollow Dr. will be closed from Plum Creek Dr. to Whitewood Dr. for storm sewer installation and concrete repairs
Specially priced Presale wristbands for amusement rides at the Schererville Fest are available now thru June 9th, so be sure to purchase yours soon!
Stop by the Community Center on Arbor day for a free tree seedling!
The Redar Park restrooms will be out of service April 12th - April 16th for reflooring work.
On Friday March 12, 2021, there will be a controlled burn at the Hoosier Prairie between 11am and 5pm.
Looking for interested contractors to provide assistance with developing an Old Plank Road Trail Extension Feasibility Study as described in this Request for Qualifications (RFQ).
Garbage/Recycling pickup delayed 1 day due to Snowfall, week of 2/15/21
This is the application and process for traditional hiring within the Police Department. This is a separate process from the emergency hire. Applications must be submitted by March 4.
Our PD is having an emergency hire process for officers starting February 9th 2021 and ending March 9th 2021.
Pennsy Trail from Kennedy Ave. to Junction Ave. near the Public Works Facility will close 1/6/21 - 1/8/21
ATTENTION DOG PARK MEMBERS:
The Dog Park will be CLOSED Monday January 4, 2021-Friday January 8, 2021, for maintenance and updates to lock.
Please be advised your current key cards will no longer be valid after that week.
You must sign up for New Year 2021.
Dog Park registration will now only be accepted at The Schererville Community Center
(500 E. Joliet Street, Schererville, In. 46375)
Please do not go to Town Hall.
2021 Recycling Calendar is available now!
Southbound Burr St. between Joliet St. & US 30 to be closed 10/29/20 and 10/30/20 from 7am - 7pm both days for gas main work
The Erie Lackawanna Trail will be closed between Burr St & US 30 for resurfacing from 10/19/2020 - 10/23/2020
Southbound Burr closed between Joliet St. and US 30 on 10/9/20 & 10/12/20 for gas main work.
Main St. and Kennedy Ave. will see nightly road closures Oct. 13th - Oct. 15th between 7pm & 5:30am.
Road work on Joliet between Cline & Broad, 10/10/20 - 10/13/20, expect delays/congestion on roadway
Road work on Deercreek Dr. from Eagleridge Dr. to Janice Dr, 10/8/20-10/9/20. Expect delays and traffic congestion on route.
Road work on Kennedy Ave. between Junction Ave. & Division St. from 10/9/2020 - 10-12/2020. Expect traffic congestion/delays.
Lincolnwood Ave. to be closed from US 30 to 77th Ave. between Oct. 5 and Oct. 23 for storm sewer installation and paving. Local traffic only.
Road work on St. John road from Oct. 1 - Oct. 7. Road will not be closed, but expect congestion and delays.
Plum Creek Park closure has been pushed to October 1, 2020 due to rain.
The Plum Creek park walking trail will be closed for resurfacing on Sept. 28 (weather dependent).
Some recommendations from the CDC for having a safe and fun Halloween this year.
Woodhollow Dr. is scheduled to be closed for storm sewer installation between Wednesday September 16, 2020 and Friday September 18, 2020.
Rohrman Park will be closed until 5pm Sept. 4 and Rohrman Road will be closed from approx. 7pm-10pm Sept. 4 for Fireworks Show
Stephen Park will be closed for parking lot and walking trail paving 8/11/20 - 8/18/20.
Work will start once paving work at Rohrman Park ends.
Rohrman Park will be closed for resurfacing between 8/8/2020 - 8/15/2020 -- Update to closure: Will now close starting 8/8. Will be open on for the day on 9th, closure resumes on the 10th.
AT&T working on an outage affecting Schererville Numbers, including our PD and Dispatch. 911 calls still working
213th will be closed at the railroad tracks for Pennsy Trail work starting July 6. Work to last approx. 8-10 days.
Lane Restrictions on Sheffield Lane between 101st Ave. and 81st Ave. beginning June 29th thru July 1st.
Burr St. Work continues between US 30 and 75th Ave. with new traffic pattern beginning Wednesday June 24th, still restricted to Northbound traffic only
Monday 6/29/2020, South Broad street will be closed at the railroad crossing for reconstruction. To last 2-3 weeks. Contact Griffith Public Works with questions.
The Town Council is looking to fill a vacancy on the Board of Safety.
NIPSCO will resume their work along 77th Ave. starting June 26th, expect lane and/or road closures and delays along that route.
Road work on Austin Ave. from Joliet St. to US 30 May 19th - May 21st, weather dependent. Expect delays.
Burr St. will be closed to all traffic between 75th Ave. & US 30 on May 21st and May 22nd.
Road work on Austin Ave. between Joliet & US 30 on May 13th & 14th. Flaggers to direct traffic, expect delays and seek alternate route if possible
An ordinance vacating a utility easement in the Town of Schererville
Proposed ordinance for future garbage rates.
Republic Services will resume normal pickup operations beginning Monday April 27, 2019.
Beginning April 29 for 6 weeks, southbound Burr St. between 75th Ave. and US 30 will be closed to all traffic.
April 20 - May 2 railroad crossing at south Colfax will be closed for repairs.
Our PD is having an emergency hire process for officers starting April 14, 2020.
Road closure on Burr St. between 78th and 75th starting on April 13th. Expected to last 1 - 2 days
Franciscan Health Fitness Center is collecting homemade masks to be donated to local hospitals in need.
Gov. Holcomb issued an executive order extending the Stay-At-Home order to April 20th.
Gov. Holcomb announced all Indiana schools will be closed for the remainder of the school year.
Click on the article for more specific info.
Republic Services implements refuse collection precautionary measures to prevent workers potential exposure to COVID-19.
Gov. Holcomb has issued a stay at home order to start March 25th and last thru at least April 6th. Click on more info for full FAQ on order.
TO REDUCE THE SPREAD OF COVID-19, ALL PLAYGROUNDS, SKATE PARKS, BASKETBALL & TENNIS COURTS ARE CLOSED UNTIL APRIL 7, 2020.
BY EXECUTIVE ORDER 20-08 STATE OF INDIANA
Burr St. work starting March 30th. Initially expect delays, closures coming as project progresses. Check website for updates.
A list of Schererville Restaurants Providing Takeout/Delivery/Curbside Services during the in-person dining restaurant&bar ban due to COVID-19.
To prevent public's risk of exposure to COVID-19, Town Court to be closed to public starting March 23rd.
As a preventative measure, the Schererville Town Hall will be closed to the public until May 11 to lessen publics risk of exposure to COVID-19.
A few ways to apply for permits, programs, and pay utilities online or over the phone to help prevent spread of COVID-19.
On 3/16/20 Gov. Holcomb Announces new steps to protect public from COVID-19 virus. Please click more info for full details.
LC Schools will be closed due to COVID-19 precautions from March 16 to April 13.
Gov. Holcomb Announces new steps to protect public from COVID-19 virus. Please click more info for full details.
Lincolnwood Road to be closed March 2 - March 12 for NIPSCO pole work. Click for more info on closures and detour routes
Road closures to begin along Lincolnwood Ave. starting week of 2/17/2020. Work broken in 3 sections starting between Old Lincoln HWY and Miami Rd.
Upcoming lane closures on US 30 at train tracks/tunnel by Petes Rvs and on US 41 near US 30&41 intersection starting on 2/18/20.
NIPSCO replacing poles along Joliet St. starting 1/27/2020. US 30 north turning lanes at Joliet&30 closed, Joliet east bound closed, detour to Austin Ave.
It's pet license renewal time from now through March 2020.
Schererville Police is looking for individuals to fill in for crossing guards when they are unavailable.
St. John Township Trustee's Office is looking for donations and other help this holiday season for those in need.
Stephen Park parking lot to have paving work done 10/30/19 - 11/8/19, weather dependent. Lot closed intermittently, signage posted
If your trees were blown over or damaged in storm, please cut up and bring to street asap so our crews can get them removed!
The boil water advisory for south of US 30 and east of Cline Ave. has been lifted. Water is safe for consumption.
Precautionary boil water advisory issued for the area south of US 30 and East of Cline Ave.
Schererville Fire Dept. will be hosting their next open house on October 5, 2019 at the Station #2 on Plum Creek Dr.!
Check out the latest edition of the Parks Departments Program Guide!
If you would like to Donate to Hurricane Dorian Relief Drive, please drop off donations at Town Hall Community Room prior to 9/27/19
US 41 night asphalt work to begin 9/16/19 7pm-6am continue Tues/Weds/Thurs starting each night 8pm-6am.
The Parks wants to remind residents that the new segments of Pennsy that are under construction are still closed to the public.
The Dog Park will be closed September 18 2019 due to maintenance on the water tower next to the park.
As of September 2019, all Lake County Solid Waste recycling dropoff locations, including the Kaeser Boulevard bins, are closed.
US 41 road work starting after Labor Day, from the Red Robin north to bridge, expect lane restrictions and delays
From Merrillville - Starting Aug. 19 Whitcomb closed between US 30 and 91st Ave for road work. Will last six weeks, click for detour route
Road Work near Kennedy railroad tracks between Division and Oak St. Flaggers on site, expect delays.
Effective 8/5/19 thru 8/9/19, 85th Ave. will be closed from US 41 to Alexander Street due to street resurfacing. No thru traffic.
Asphalt patching scheduled 7/19/19 on Joliet/73rd between Burr St. and Merrillville Border. Work to last 7am until finished. Expect delays.
Seberger Dr./77th Ave. between Austin Ave. and Cline Ave. will be closed 7am - 4pm July 16 2019 for culvert repairs.
Starting 9am on Friday 6/21, 77th Ave eastbound lane will be closed between Austin Ave. and Deerpath for approx. 2 hours
The Celebrate Schererville Parade has been cancelled due to inclement weather.
Our annual Parade is back in Downtown Schererville. This will prompt closures of Austin Ave. & Joliet St. on June 15.
June 10 - June 17 Park St. will be closed between Austin Ave. and South Park Ave. due to Schererville fest
There will be a special test of our tornado sirens Saturday 6/8/19 at noon. Test to run for approximately 1 minute.
Starting June 19th - First 2 weeks of August, US 41 bridge near 600 block addresses, near La Caretta/Home Depot, will be one lane each way for repairs.
Sign your child up to learn more about law enforcement.
Schererville is seeking applicants for an opening on the Board of Safety.
213th & Eagle Ridge Dr. between Calumet Ave. and Willowbrook is closed to thru traffic due to flooding. Local traffic must enter via Calumet.
Paving to begin 5/28/19 on 77th Ave. from St. John Rd-Us 41, 77th from St. John Rd-Howard Castle Dr., St. John Rd from 77th-Hillcrest Dr.
There will be a Plan Commission Study session May 20, 2019 to discuss Burr St. from south of US 30 to 91st.
James Wittchen Dr. is currently flooded at the Turkey Creek Crossing near Cline Ave. Please find an alternate route to get around it.
77th Ave. is scheduled for bridge and road resurfacing, between U.S. 41 & St. John Road. Starts 5/6/19 and continue for 4-6 weeks. Please click to read more.
Cline Ave. will have two crews working, one starting April 8 near Peifer and one on April 9 from Joliet St to Division. Please click "more info" for details.
There will be a test of our severe weather alert system 3/19/19 at 9:15am for Indiana's Severe Weather Preparedness Week.
Court closed March 25th - March 28th for computer updates.
If court date scheduled March 26th, court will open 4:15 that day.
National Night out is a community oriented event hosted by the Schereville Police Department.
Self defense courses taught by Schererville Police Officers.
Phone and email service at our offices will be down 3/6/19 starting at 3pm for maintenance. Parks, 911, and Police Dept., not affected.
Northwest turn lane at the intersection of Cline Ave & 105th Ave will be closed on Thurs., Feb. 14, 2019 beginning at 8am until approx 1pm due to boring work under Cline Ave by NIPSCO.
Main St. over Hart Ditch will be closed for a bridge replacement Feb. 15 to approx. June 1.
Main Break on south side of US 30 near banks between Kennedy Ave. and Robin Hood Blvd. Eastbound Route 30 down to one lane in this location.
Schererville Offices will be closed due to severe weather on 1/30/19 and 1/31/19.
Burr St. is closed going south between 73rd and 75th due to water main break. Northbound likely to be impacted as work progresses
Garbage pickup scheduled 1/30/19 has been pushed back to Feb. 6th. Thursday 1/31/19 pickup has been scheduled for Friday 2/1/19
The Schererville Parks department is hiring part-time recreation staff.
The Town Hall will no longer have late Wednesday Evenings. New hours are 7:30am - 4:30pm Monday thru Friday.
The Lake Central field house will be open to walkers select nights this winter.
The Schererville Town Hall will be closed Wednesday October 31st at 4:30pm instead of the normal 6pm for Halloween Hours.
NIPSCO temp. lane closures M-F 6am-6pm on US 30 between Great Lakes Dr. and Hart St. Oct. 17 2018 thru December 2018 for power grid improvements.
From St. John Public Works: West 93rd Avenue will be closed between Mallard Ln & Cline Ave. from Oct. 16-17, between the hours of 9am and 3pm.
Annual Victory for Veterans Memorial Ride at Wicker Park expected to cause major traffic delays on US 30 and other major roads Sept. 30 11am - 1pm.
Rohrman Road is scheduled to close for street repairs, between 85th Pl. & Mockingbird Dr. Thursday 9-27-18 from 9am-1pm
Schererville is looking for interested persons to chair committee for 2021 9/11 Anniversary memorial. No Town services to be held in interim.
91st Ave. is scheduled for resurfacing between Clark St. and Calhoun Pl. Roadwork is scheduled to 8/17/18 and continue through 8/20/18. Road will be open.
77th Ave. is now open, will be paved during school hours 8/14/18.
Burr St. is closed from 75th Ave. to US 30 in order for a water main break to be repaired
Lane closures on US 41 between 77th Ave. and 93rd Ave. estimated to last through end of October 2018. Resurfacing road and adding center turn lane.
Austin Ave. closed on 6/19/2018 @ 7am between U.S. 30 & Reiplinger Rd. for emergency utility repairs. Road to be opened by 3pm 6/19/18
There are lane closures on US 30 starting at Kennedy Ave./Reed Lane, continuing under the Rail Road Viaduct. This currently affects the westbound passing lane.
We will update asap with more info.
W. 77th Ave. between US 41 and Lincolnwood Ave. on Tuesday June 12, 2018 at 8am until Friday June 15, 2018 at 8pm. Railroad crossing repairs will be done at this time.
Road Closure: Ontario Street between 78th Ct. and Venzke, also known as Mcintosh Lane, to be closed on Thursday June 7, 2018, weather permitting.
The Town Hall offices will be closed for primary election day. If the Town Hall is your polling place, you will still be able to access it.
There is a water main break at Burr & 75th. There will be no through access north or south on Burr in this area while the main break is repaired.
Check out the newest Parks Program Brochure!
A storm inlet requires emergency repairs on US 41 south of Main Street. There will be lane restrictions from April 24, 2018 - April 30, 2018.
There will be lane closures near Main St. and Plum Creek Subdvision to repair a gas leak. Be prepared for traffic delays/diversions.
Traffic at Main St. & Plum Creek Dr. is restricted due to emergency gas leak repairs. Traffic will be reduced to one lane.
The Parks Dept. is looking for applicants for summer employment.
Main Street is closed between Kennedy Avenue and Wiggs Street in Griffith due to high water and ice.
77th Ave. is closed between Austin Ave. and Cline Ave. until rain stops and Turkey Creek subsides.
Burr Street between 75th Ave. and Joliet St. is closed for an emergency water main repair. Roads will be open as soon as work is completed.
Its pet license renewal time!
The Schilling Boil water advisory has been lifted.
The Public Works Facilities will be closed December 25th, 26th, and 29th, as well as January 1st, 2018 in observance of the holiday season.
From Town of St. John: W 101st Ave. will be closed between Park Place and Cline Ave. on Dec. 6 from 7am - 1pm.
The Town Hall will be closed on 11/23 and 11/24 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. Normal hours return Monday 11/27.
There will be roadwork on Joliet St. 11/7 - 11/9 from Austin Ave. to Junction Ave. Expect heavy traffic and delays in this area.
More work to come on US 30 underpass 11/6&11/7, more asphalt work incoming, and other information...
Oct. 31: US 30 Underpass will be having a survey conducted. Expect lane closures and heavy traffic/delays
There will be roadwork on Joliet St. between Fairbanks and Broad starting October 12, 2017.
There will be roadwork on Burr St. at Joliet St. intersection Oct. 12, 2017 - Oct. 17, 2017.
Oct. 3 2017 - 77th Bridge travel impacted due to core samples, thru traffic permitted
Info on upcoming roadwork on Joliet starting Sept. 26 2017 between Junction and Austin.
Previously posted Joliet St. concrete work is rescheduled. New closure planned @ intersection Joliet&Austin Ave. to repair a damaged utility pole.
There will be a Plan Commission Study session Oct. 2, 2017 to discuss a study on Burr Street, north of US 30.
There will be road work on Joliet St. from Sept. 18, 2017 - Sept. 29, 2017. -- RESCHEDULED
There will be road work on Kennedy Ave. from Sept. 11, 2017 - Sept. 15, 2017.
There will be road work on 77th Ave. from Sept. 9, 2017 - Sept. 16, 2017.
Monday August 21 - Friday August 25: There will be closures of lanes at the Austin Ave. and US 30 intersection for work expanding Austin Ave.
St. John Road will be closed between US 30 and Lakeview Drive August 10th from 7am - 3pm.
77th Ave. road closure from US 41 to Lincolnwood Ave for utility work has been rescheduled for July 25th from 7am to 3pm.
Novo Selo Water Update: Boil Water Advisory has been lifted.
June 22, 2017: Water in the Novo Selo subdivision will be shut off to make repairs to a water valve and fire hydrant at intersection of Novo Dr. and Short St. from 8am-2pm.
Austin Ave. will be closed at Route 30 for Utility Work starting 12am June 21. Work expected to conclude by end of work day June 21.
Learn self defense!
5/19: Joliet St. will be closed at Austin to westbound traffic. Joliet St. and Mary St. will be closed to Eastbound Traffic and Junction will be closed at Redar Dr. for Southbound traffic.
Gas Leak: Update 2 - Leak has been sealed, Tara Subdivision is now open.
77th Ave is now open.
Robin Hood Blvd will be closed at Route 30 starting May 1, 2017. Road closure has been extended to May 12.
Schererville Water Department Boil Water Advisory For Hidden Creek Apartments April 28, 2017: All Clear Notification
It's 2017 Pet license renewal time.
Sign up for women's self defense lessons.
Oct. 7&10: US 30 Underpass between Joliet and US 41 will be having landscaping work done that will cause intermittent traffic stops
Hours for Trick or Treating
Lane Closure: September 13, 2016 right lane of westbound US 30 will be closed at intersection with Pine Island for paving
The Lake County Highway Department is on schedule to re-open Fairbanks St. by Wednesday, November 23, 2016.
Road Closure: Sept. 8 Fairbanks Street between 73rd Avenue (Joliet Street) and Avenue H (Division), will be closed to replace the bridge on Fairbanks Street over Turkey Creek.
77th Ave. between Austin Ave. and Deerpath Dr.West. will be closed Wednesday August 31, 2016 From 8:00 AM until 2:00PM for culvert replacements.
Monday, August 15th: Pine Island Drive will be between 81st Place and 82nd Court closed starting 8am until sewer repairs are finished.
Learn more about the jobs police officers do everyday.
The Parks Department phones are temporarily down due to an outage. Please contact the parks office at firstname.lastname@example.org or stop into the Community Center (500 E. Joliet St.).
July 12, 2016: 75th Avenue will be closed between Harvest and Hamlin due to water main repairs. This will last from approximately 7:30am - 4pm.
July 14th - Pennsy Trail Closing: From Cline to the north side of U.S. 30 the trail will be closed and blocked off due to construction.
Join us for the 26th annual parade.
June 18th: Several roads near downtown Schererville and Redar Park will be closed or have restricted access due to the Celebrate Schererville Parade.
US 41 Repair Work: July 5 until approximately August 12 there will be night time lane restrictions.
Updates will be made as they are received from INDOT.
Testing of the Town Tornado Siren system will commence at 3 p.m. local time. Testing should take approximately 15 minutes.
The Schererville Police Department responds to 4 burglaries that occurred on March 4, 2016
Starting Saturday March 5, 2016 Schererville will be conducting Outdoor Warning Siren tests on the 1st Saturday of each month at noon.
Due to the severe weather experienced on Wednesday, February 24, trash pickup services have been delayed.
Due to weather all Park programs are cancelled.
Watch for newly installed stop signs East and West Bound on 91st Avenue at Burr Street
Water main break at Trenta&Lincoln. Please slow down.
The parks department is currently in the process of updating it's pages, programs, and events, due to the transition away from the old website to the new.
Learn about the Department's Bike Unit
Learn a bit about the Police Department's K-9 division and how it came to be.
Learn about our motorcycle cops and some rules of the road for operating a motorcycle.
This program is for young men and women (16-21) who have an interest in pursuing a career in law enforcement.