Mayor's Office

1969 Central Avenue
Lake Station, IN

Telephone 219.962.2081
Facsimile 219.963.0702




Employment Opportunities

Patrol Officer
"Emergency Hire"


The Lake Station Police Department will be accepting applications for Patrol officer "Emergency Hire" on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 through Friday, February 27, 2015 @4:00 p.m.  

For employment opportunity and application information, please click on the following link:




Due to an emergency, anyone that is scheduled for Court on January 27, 2015 with Public Defender Tom Parry, the date has been rescheduled to March 24, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.  If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact the City Court at
(219) 962-2145.


The Lake Station Chamber of Commerce has updated their website.  Please view their new site at:



NWI.COM - March 30,2013  12:00 am - Times Staff


Open Thursday 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location: 275 E. 29th Avenue
Senior Center (in Columbus Park)

Must have photo ID and correct address

2 proof of address
(Water/Nipsco bill, Cell/Phone bill
or Rent/Mortgage docs)

Any questions, please contact the
Mayor's office at (219) 962-2081


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The City of Lake Station, Indiana

Locally known as the crossroads of America due to the easy access to Interstate 80/94, the Indiana Toll Road and Lake Michigan, Lake Station is a residential community with a population of approximately 14,000 people.  The city is focusing on its positives and building the future.  We are making the kinds of infrastructure and revitalization investments that will help future development.  Water and sewer line upgrades are in the works and many road projects are coming to fruition.  New residential housing located on Old Hobart Road has begun with Phase I which will include lots 73 to 146.  The development will provide housing for residents and newcomers.

Message from the Mayor's Office

October 9, 2014

Dear Residents:

The City of Lake Station has been seeking grant funding for the Former City Complex Brownfield Clearance Project.  On or about June 30, 2014, the City of Lake Station applied to the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) for a grant from the OCRA's Disaster Recovery 2 program of the State Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.  Additional information regarding this project can be reviewed by clicking on the below links:

The City of Lake Station Seeking Grant Funding for the Former City Complex Brownfield Clearance Project

(English Version)

  La ciudad de Lake Station Buscando Subvención Financiamiento para el proyecto Liquidación Brownfield del Complejo Anterior de la Ciudad

(Version Española)



Mayor Keith Soderquist

Honorable Mayor, Keith Soderquist
Lake Station, Indiana