Welcome to the community of Westville website

You may have just found your home! Located just 15 minutes from Lake Michigan in La Porte county, Westville is a small town just beginning to expand. Our town has an ideal location, with Michigan City to the north, La Porte to the east, and Valparaiso to west, which makes for a wonderful place to live. You are close to bigger cities but far enough to enjoy a rural lifestyle.

Purdue Northwest is just 5 minutes from downtown with easy access to the 80-90 toll road. Hop on the toll road and travel west for 45 minutes to downtown Chicago, perfect for an evening of enjoying the Chicago nightlife. Or travel just 15 minutes to Lake Michigan. Enjoy the wonderful dunes or hangout at the casino. Notre Dame fan? South Bend is approximately 40 minutes to the East on the 80-90 toll road. What more could you ask for in a town!

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353 West Main Street

Westville, Indiana 46391

Phone: (219) 785-2123

Fax:      (219) 785-2607


News and Local history

Westville PD Community News

Town-hall Council Meeting

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 275

Westville, Indiana 46391

Town-hall Office Hours

150 Years Celebration

Holiday Hours

Town-Hall Bulletin

“Per Ordinance # 2012-4, this is just a reminder that every owner or operator of any premises shall keep the alleys, street, sidewalk & public right of ways free & clear of all grass clippings, leaves, trash or rubbish."

Waste Management Winter Weather Reminder -

To ensure we are able to safely and effectively service your container on days with snow and ice accumulations, please have the area and pathway around your container salted and cleared of snow and ice.

The following weather-related conditions may affect your collection

• Unable to access container when it's plowed in or covered with snow/ice

• Container not visible by driver if placed behind a snow mound or inaccessible to the driver to reach safely

• Steep hill or winding road that may be difficult to navigate during snow or ice conditions

• No place to turn around due to areas not being plowed

• Road closures

• Wind chill factor which impacts the safety of our drivers and proper vehicle operation

• Reduced visibility such as blizzard conditions, sleet, fog and hail


Westville Police Department: will be temporarily located at the Westville Town Hall while the PD is under construction. Thank you.


SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD DECISION DOCUMENT No. FD35952, Case Title: Great Lakes Basin Transportation, Inc. - Rail construction and operation. Read the Surface Transportation Board Decision, service date August 31, 2017. Click to read more!

Town Council Member Jim Bechinske, Street Department Superintendent Mark Hale and Clerk-Treasurer Lori Mercer accept the $404,998.28 Community Crossings Grant Award from Governor Eric Holcomb in South Bend on October 5, 2017.  The Town Council applied for this grant which will allow the town to make improvements to several of the streets in Westville.  This project is expected to begin in early Spring of 2018.

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Welcome to the Right Place at the Right Time.

Westville and its many surrounding residents are eager to attract a grocery store. Find out about the turn-key retail opportunity in the center of town.You'll have the knowledge gained from over a quarter century of successful operation available to guide you. Learn more at www.westvillegrocery.com 


Beautification Committee for the Town of Westville!

Learn more if you are interested in working with others to help improve the appearance of our town.


Snow Ordinance 2009-1, An ordinance of the Town of Westville, Indiana, prohibiting the placement of snow on public right of ways located within the town limits of Westville, Indiana. Please review Snow Ordinance 2009-1.


Maybe it’s an emergency like a bad winter storm, or a more routine situation, like a reminder that report cards go out tomorrow. Either way, REACH Alert is ready to notify everyone. Click to read more!