City of Elwood, Indiana

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City Department Phone Numbers

Mayor’s Office 765-552-5076

Clerk-Treasurer 765-552-5078

Courts 765-552-2655

Dispatch 765-642-0221

Probation 765-552-7273

Economic Development 765-552-3007

Building & Planning Department 765-552-3007

Utilities 765-552-9844

Fire Admin. 765-552-3366

Police Admin. 765-552-3376

Maintenance 765-552-8361

Park Department 765-480-1608

Recycling Center 765-552-7080

Street Department 765-552-2711

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Working to end domestic violence in Central Indiana

Animal Shelter

Elwood Animal Shelter


American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

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What's happening in Town

City of Elwood Indiana
City of Elwood Indiana
In the day to day operations throughout our city, Administrative Professionals play a crucial role in the success of businesses and projects. These dedicated individuals serve as a right hand ensuring that tasks are completed, offices and departments are ran efficiently and smoothly, schedules are organized, questions are answered, problems solved, chaos controlled, and so much more.
Happy Administrative Professionals Day! Thank you all for what you do day in and day out!
"No one is more cherished in the world than someone who lightens the burden of another." ~Author Unknown
City of Elwood Indiana
City of Elwood Indiana
A message from Planning Director & Special Projects Advisor Bill Savage:

“Yes our Wendy's project is moving forward!! The Site Development Plans were delivered to the Elwood Building and Planning Office last Thursday. The Planning Commission will review, comment and vote on the approval if so desired at our Thursday May 6, 2021 meeting.”

Shown in the picture is Brian Cross, CivilSite Group, Fire Chief Mark Sullivan, Building Commissioner Jason Robison, Building and Planning Office Manager Amy Noone-Smith and Savage.
City of Elwood Indiana
City of Elwood Indiana
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the friends and family of the victims and to all those affected by the senseless tragedy at the FedEx facility in Indianapolis.
City of Elwood Indiana
City of Elwood Indiana
The Elwood Chamber, in partnership with the City of Elwood, is pleased to announce the 2021 HOMETOWN HERO BANNER PROGRAM, honoring past and present members of the U.S. Armed Forces and Indiana National Guard, who hail from Elwood, Indiana.

A limited edition of banners measuring 18x48-inches and digitally printed on outdoor vinyl will be available for a sponsorship fee of $75 per banner. Each will bear the Hometown Hero’s name, branch of service, rank, and photograph as provided by the sponsor.

Your banner(s) will remain on display on a light pole in Elwood’s downtown area for one year beginning July 4, 2021. Location of banners cannot be guaranteed and may be alternated during the year. When the banners are taken down July 1, 2022, they will be given to their sponsors as a keepsake. However, the sponsor may opt to renew their banner by completing a 2022 form and submitting their $35 renewal payment.

Click on the link below for the order form.

To sponsor a Hometown Hero banner, please use the order form to submit the following information to the Elwood Chamber:
Sponsor’s name, address, and telephone
Name of Hometown Hero to be honored
The Hometown Hero’s branch of service and rank
A high-quality photograph of the Hometown Hero in uniform (headshots work best at minimum size of 8x10 inches). If submitted electronically, please scan original photo as an 8x10-inch JPEG at 300 dpi.
​Mail completed form, photo and payment to the Chamber office at 108 S. Anderson Street, Elwood, IN 46036 (or drop through mail slot). Or, scanned Hometown Hero photos (per specifications noted in #4 above) may be emailed to

To pay by check ($75 x each Hometown Hero banner), make check payable to ELWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE.

Or, to pay by credit card, please call the Chamber office at (765) 552-0180 between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday-Friday and speak with Marcy or Janis.

To ensure that banners are ready for display by July 4th, the Chamber must receive the above information by June 1.

​For more information, please call the Chamber at (765) 552-0180.

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