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About the City of Whiting
Whiting is a city...
- born of the railroads and the Standard Oil Company in 1889.
- of historic buildings, an Andrew Carnegie library, and the Hoosier Theater.
- that cherishes its history and continues to celebrate its traditions.
- recognized for being a Tree City USA for 22 consecutive years.
- of beautiful old homes on streets named after city founders.
- specializing in unique shops and family owned businesses.
- of rich ethnic heritage and diversity.
- of festivals, summer concerts, and parades.
- ideally located 20 minutes from Chicago.

Mission:
To enhance public services and facilities that:
- Promote a vibrant business environment
- Provide new housing opportunities
- Expand recreational and cultural amenities which attract people to live, visit, and play in a lakeshore community that values quality, efficiency and integrity.
Organizational Values:

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Aug. 25, 2017 Summer Stroll Whiting

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Everything You Need to Know About Whiting’s 2017 Pierogi Fest, July...
The countdown has begun! Coming up at the end of July is the City of Whiting's annual Pierogi Fest, the pride and joy festival of the city.
10 Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Northwest Indiana July 7 - July 9,...
Let's have some fun this weekend, shall we? It is the first Friday of July, and you know what that means! The First Friday at Lubeznik Center will be officially...
The City of Whiting Celebrates Our Nation's Heroes at 98th Annual Four...
Marvel superheroes and real American heroes alike marched down the historic 119th St. for Whiting's 98th annual Fourth of July parade. Thousands of people flock...