2014 Summer Concert Series

Mishawaka Parks is excited to announce the schedule for the 2014 Summer Concert Series. These family-friendly concerts are held primarily the Battell Park Bandshell and at Beutter Park along with some August programs also available on the Clubhouse Deck at Eberhart-Petro Golf Course.

Battell Park Bandshell concerts are scheduled on Mondays starting June 2nd from 7:00-8:00pm. Beutter Park concerts are Thursdays starting June 5th from 6:30-8:30pm. Eberhart Deck concerts are presently scheduled for Fridays beginning August 4th from 7:30-9:00pm. Fireworks will follow the concert at Beutter Park on Friday, July 4th (note the date change from Thursday to Friday).

Ryan, Majewski To Fill Retirement Vacancies

Mishawaka Mayor David Wood has announced that Tim Ryan and Dave Majewski will fill the vacancies created by the retirement of two, long-time City of Mishawaka employees - Ronald "Mike" Watson, Street Commissioner/Director of Central Services, and Bruno Trimboli, Water Division Manager for Mishawaka Utilities.

Mishawaka Police Officer of the Year For 2013

Mishawaka Police Chief Ken Witkowski has announced Sergeant Louis Beehler as the "Officer of the Year" for 2013. The award recognizes Sgt. Beehler's tireless investigation of three suspects involved in numerous scams and thefts throughout St. Joseph County as well as his attention to detail in the performance of his daily job duties. "Sgt. Beehler can always be counted on to gather enough evidence and complete a very precise report," states Chief Witkowski. "His investigations are very thorough, leaving no stone unturned."

Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day 2014

In 2011, U.S. Senator Richard Burr, a ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs, encouraged Communities across the nation to establish “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day.” A resolution was passed unanimously by the United States Senate designating March 30th as “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day” to honor the return home of our armed services members after serving in Vietnam.

Upcoming

Monday, October 6th

  1. Common Council
    • Start time: 06:45pm

Tuesday, October 7th

  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

Monday, October 13th

  1. Parks & Recreation Board
    • Start time: 04:30pm

Tuesday, October 14th

  1. Board of Public Works & Safety
    • Start time: 10:00am
  2. Board of Zoning Appeals
    • Start time: 06:00pm
  3. Plan Commission
    • Start time: 07:00pm