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.

Hillis Hans Park Reopens

Posted June 20, 2011

Hillis Hans Park officially re-opened on Saturday, June 18th at 11:00am. Mayor Dave Wood along with representatives of the Common Council, Park Board, and Redevelopment Commission were in attendance. As part of the ribbon cutting, Habitat for Humanity of St. Joseph County also attended and shared their plans for the four homes that will be constructed off of Dodge Avenue where the west Parkview Terrace apartment parking lot currently exists.

Quiet Zone

Posted June 16, 2011

A public information meeting was held in the City Council Chambers at Mishawaka City Hall, on Wednesday, June 15, 2011, at 4:30 p.m. to present and discuss the revisions and updates of work at Norfolk-Southern Corporation railroad crossings Mishawaka.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2011

Posted June 16, 2011

Mayor Dave Wood was one of several speakers to be featured at a community event in honor of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at the Battell Community Center. The free event was hosted by S-O-S of the Family Justice Center to recognize World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.



  1. Summer Concert Series - "Top Secret"
    • Start time: 06:30pm

Monday, July 28th

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

  2. Summer Concert Series - "Twin Cities / IUSB Concert"
    • Start time: 07:00pm

Tuesday, July 29th

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

Thursday, July 31st

  1. Summer Concert Series - "Melodious Funk"
    • Start time: 06:30pm