St. John Indiana - Founded 1837

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About St. John:

National Council for Home Safety and Security has ranked the Town of St. John as the safest community in Indiana.
Click here for a list of awards that the Town of St John has won.

Located 24 miles southeast of Chicago, St. John is filled with quiet neighborhoods, quality schools and churches. St. John is a well planned community. An extensive bicycle and pedestrian trail winds through lovely subdivisions. Over 20 well equipped parks and an active Park program provides a myriad of activities for our residents. We have many local specialty shops and selected larger retail stores. So whether you have a growing family, are empty nesters or somewhere in between you'll find we are close enough to urban areas to make it a short drive there and yet far enough away to be a refuge of quiet simplicity.

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The State Budget Agency conducted an audit of the Town for Years 2012-2015. The Audit Report can be found here. The Town's response to the Audit Report can be found here.

Public Documents like the new Comprehensive Plan and Traffic Studies are now located here.

Click Here for the schedule for the Lake County Solid Waste Household Hazardous Waste dropoff. This is for residents of Lake County only. It is NOT open to business, schools, churches, organizations or residents of another County

Ordinance 1623 an ordinance establishing public meeting parliamentary procedures, parameters for the public comment portion of town public meetings

Please help Animal Control find homes for these wonderful animals!

The Town of St John has an Electronics Recycling Program - which accepts TVs, radios, and Christmas trees lights that don't work! Open to Indiana residents only!

CPR Classes are offered by the St John Fire Department.