Off-Leash Dog Run Now Open

Posted October 29, 2010

The City of Mishawaka and the Mishawaka Parks and Recreation Department have had numerous requests over the past few years for a place where dogs can be taken to run. In August of 2010, the City Park and Recreation Board approved the plans for the off-leash dog run at Margaret Prickett Marina Park, which is on the south side of Jefferson Boulevard between Wyland Marine and Boone State Fish Hatchery, across from the AM General Assembly Plant.

Mishawaka Honoring 2010 Indiana Apprentice of the Year

Posted October 19, 2010

Mayor Dave Wood and General Manager of Utilities James Schrader announced today that the Mishawaka Utilities Electric Division will announce and honor Robert (Chuck) Bailey at the Board of Public Works and Safety Meeting on Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 10:00am in Room 205 at Mishawaka City Hall, 600 E. 3rd Street. Bailey was selected as the 2010 Indiana Apprentice of the Year for the State of Indiana. He received the award at the Annual Indiana Municipal Electric Association Awards Banquet on October 6, 2010 in Indianapolis.

River Water Levels to Be Restored

Posted October 8, 2010

With maintenance at the Twin Branch Hydroelectric Plant being completed earlier than originally anticipated, Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) will begin to slowly restore water levels along the St. Joseph River to normal conditions beginning Saturday afternoon, Oct. 9. Beginning the restoration of water levels on Oct. 9 is in compliance with the conditions of permits received for the work and consultations with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (IDNR).

Trick or Treat Times

Posted October 7, 2010

Trick or Treat times for Halloween 2010 will be from 5pm-7pm on Sunday, October 31st. Please use extra caution when driving during these times as many children will be walking the streets in their hunt for goodies. The Mishawaka Police Department has provided some great Safety Tips for Halloween. We ask that you please take a few moments to read them over. Have a fun-filled Halloween!


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