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Building a Stronger Community from within

Meet the Mayor

David D.F. Uran (pronounced U-Ran) has been a resident of Crown Point for 25 years and has lived in Lake County, IN for 46 years. David is married to Katie (Williams) for the past 22 years and they have four (4) children: Nicole (20), Julie (18), Hailey (15), and Benjamin (13).
Current Role and Responsibilities: 
  • Mayor of the City of Crown Point(2nd Term - Elected in November 2007 & 2011)
  • Chairman of the Board of Works and Public Safety
  • Executive Member of the Northwest Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC)
  • Member of the Indiana Integrated Public Safety Commission 
The Mayor of Crown Point manages over 175 City Employees which is made up of Public Safety (Police/ Fire / EMA), Public Works & Streets, Engineering, Building & Planning, Parks, Special Events, Human Resource, Legal, and Media & IT Divisions. The City of Crown Point operates on a $22 million dollar annual budget and provides service to over 28,000 residents. 
Education and Experience: 
  • 21 Years of Service with the City of Crown Point (13 years Police Officer / 8 years Mayor)
  • 14 Years as a Indiana High School Basketball Official
  • 10 Years of Experience in Residential and Commercial Loans
  • 05 Years as a High School Varsity Boys Basketball
  • 04 Years with Board and Zoning Authority (B.Z.A.)
  • 02 Years Fraternal Order of Police President with Lodge #176
  • Indiana Licensed Life and Health Insurance Agent
  • College Degree’s in Sports Management and Science
  • Graduate of the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy 
As the Mayor of Crown Point, David has always had the needs of the citizens and the future of the city as his guiding principles. He believes government must be about working with others through leadership and vision to accomplish goals. "Building a Stronger Community from Within" is the City's Mission Statement to ensure we protect our heritage and provide the vision to move our community forward.

Contact Us

Mayor's Office
(more about this location/facility)
101 N East St
Crown Point, IN 46307
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