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MIDWEEK MUSIC & THE MARKET: Shop local businesses at the midweek market from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednedays at Main Square Park. Bring a comfy lawn chair for the live entertainment from 5 to 7 p.m. and the summer concert series from 7 to 9 p.m through September 27. In the event of inclement weather, concerts will be held at Lincoln Community Center. INFO: 

FALL CLEANUP DAY: If getting rid of excess stuff has been on your to-do list, it’s time to let the purging begin. Republic Waste Services will schedule extra crews OCTOBER 10 to collect additional trash and unwanted items as part of fall cleanup day. Construction debris, concrete, household hazardous waste, paint, pool chemicals and leaves are NOT included.  

TREE INVENTORY REPORT: Residents are encouraged to provide feedback on the town’s Urban Forest Management Plan, which will be presented at 7 p.m. SEPTEMBER 25 at the Highland Town Council meeting, both at Town Hall, 3333 Ridge Road. INFO: If unable to attend, provide input at 


The Town of Highland is looking for temporary help for leaf collection from Oct. 9 through Dec. 15. The job pays $9 per hour.

From our annual Oktoberfest and Festival of the Trail to our Halloween happenings, Highland is chock full of fall events this October. Join us as we celebrate the change of the season with fun and famly-friendly events.

HIGHLAND PUBLIC WORKS JOB OPENINGS: Highland Public Works is looking for candidates to fill the following job listed below. Click to dowload an application. Questions? Please contact Highland Public Works at (219) 972-5083. 


Operates front end loader, jet truck/sewer, rodder, black top roller, trucks to repair/install water/sewer lines, streets and sidewalks as well as transport material and remove snow/debris. The job pays $15.40 per hour plus longjevity. Click to learn more.


Operates truck and other equipment to support delivery of water, collection of wastewater and other miscellaneous duties required by the department. The job pays $18.43 per hour plus longevity. Click to learn more.