Town Council
Town Council

About the Council

The five Town Council Members make policy decisions in accord with procedures and responsibilities set out in State law.

Council Members have four-year terms. 

The Town Council appoints several boards and commissions as well as various advisory committees and task forces which are created from time to time.

Regular Business Meetings

Council Meetings are the first and third Tuesday of the month, 7:00 p.m., at the Town Hall. One hour prior to these Council meetings, the Council reviews claims, correspondence and agenda items. The Town Council and Clerk-Treasurer also meet on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. for work/study sessions. Occasionally, a meeting date may be adjusted due to holidays, etc.


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111 North Broad Street
Griffith, IN 46319

Office Hours
Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm
Tue: 8:30 - 7:00pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed


Contact Us By Phone or Fax
Phone: 219-924-7500
Fax: 219-922-3072

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Rick Ryfa
Rick Ryfa
Title: Council President, Ward 3
Phone: 219-924-7500
Fax: 219-922-3072

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Larry Ballah
Larry Ballah
Title: Council Vice-President, Ward 2
Phone: 219-924-7500
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Jim Marker
Jim Marker
Title: Council Member, Ward 1
Phone: 219-924-7500
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Pat Schaadt
Pat Schaadt
Title: Council Member, Ward 4
Phone: 219-924-7500
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Tony Hobson
Title: Council Member, Ward 5
Phone: 219-924-7500
Fax: 219-922-3072

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