Job Seekers Workshop

Posted July 5, 2011

Congressman Joe Donnelly presents a Job Seekers Workshop on Tuesday, July 19th to help you learn how to get the job you want. This workshop is free but seats are limited. RSVP today! The workshop will include breakout sessions on manufacturing jobs, marketing yourself, veterans, Internet job search, and resume basics and interview tips. The workshop will be held at the IU South Bend Elkhart Center, 125 Franklin Street, Elkhart. To RSVP call (574) 288-2780. Get more information.

Fireworks Information

Updated July 5, 2011

The City of Mishawaka sincerely hopes you and your family enjoyed our Fourth of July celebration at Beutter Park on Saturday, July 2nd. Great feedback has been received from our residents, and a special gesture of gratitude goes out to Dean McCool who, once again, blew us away with the show. Please keep in mind that fireworks may be shot off from 5:00 pm and continue 2 hours after sundown on: June 29th and 30th; July 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th and July 9th. On July 4th fireworks may be shot off from 10:00 am until 12 (Midnight).

June is National Homeownership Month

Posted June 21, 2011

Mayor Dave Wood has declared June to be National Homeownership Month and is requesting the citizens of Mishawaka to recognize this special observance with activities which increase awareness of the opportunities and advantages of homeownership throughout our community. See the official Proclamation for more information.

Summer of Service 2011

Posted June 21, 2011

Summer of Service (SOS) 2011 is officially under way. The SOS Student Weekend was, once again, a tremendous success! Roughly 300 teenage Youth Group Students from the region gathered at Bethel College from June 16th-19th and disbursed throughout Mishawaka in groups of 15-30 to serve our Community.


Saturday, April 26th

  1. Beutter Park 5K Run / Fun Walk
    • Start time: 08:00am

Monday, April 28th

  1. Parks & Recreation Board
    • Start time: 04:30pm
    • Meeting to accommodate approving and accepting of departmental docket claims.

Tuesday, April 29th

  1. Board of Public Works & Safety
    • Start time: 10:00am

Tuesday, May 6th

  1. Board of Public Works & Safety
    • Start time: 10:00am
  2. Traffic Commission
    • Start time: 01:00pm
  3. Historic Preservation Commission
    • Start time: 04:00pm