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Emergency Snow Regulations

No parking on streets when there is 2' or more of snowfall

Town Ordinance 287 prohibits parking on the town's streets and alleys whenever two (2) or more inches of snow has fallen.

Brush Pick-Up: May - October

Every 1st & 3rd Monday

Tree branches are to be no longer than 6 feet long and no larger than 6 inches in diameter. All materials are to be placed on the Town's right-of-way, close to the edge of the pavement. 
*In case of inclement weather, brush will be picked up as soon as weather allows.

Fall Leaf Pick-Up: Will return Fall 2021

Every Monday beginning Oct. 19, weather permitting

Residents should place leaves in town right-of-way along the pavement for pick up. Please do not put leaves in ditches and be sure your leaves are clear of sticks, debris and pet waste. Leaf pick-up will continue every Monday, and may take more than one day per week.

FREE Compost & Woodchips

Self-Serve as long as supplies last. Located on the south side of the Street Dept. property.


Contact Us

  1. Robert Wesley
    General Maintenance
    Street Commissioner

    Lori McCormick

    GM/Street Clerk

    310 Navajo Trail
    Burns Harbor, IN 46304

    Ph: 219-787-9187
    Fx: 219-787-0015


    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4 p.m.