Valparaiso Public Works Announces New Hours

Valparaiso-Vibrant-VisionaryBeginning May 4, 2015, Valparaiso Public Works will be open 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at the new facility, 1855 Joliet Rd., 219-462-4612. Residents may also call City Hall Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 219-462-1161. Please call the Police Department for all emergencies.

Mulch and compost are now available at the city’s Compost Site, 2150 E. Lincolnway on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Porter County residents may self-load mulch and compost during these times. Loading and delivery is also available, beginning at $10 per cubic yard for residents. Customers may pay by check at the loading area. Customers who wish to pay in cash may do so by pre-paying at the Public Works office, 1855 Joliet Rd. Monday - Friday 7 am to 3 pm.

Because supplies of mulch and compost vary with the season and demand, you may verify the availability of materials by first calling Public Works at 462-4612. For more information about city services, visit