City Park Dedication

Posted September 16, 2010

The City of Mishawaka and the City of Mishawaka’s Park and Recreation Board have dedicated Merrifield Park South to Don and Nancy Crawford in thanks for their philanthropy and friendship to the citizens and City of Mishawaka. The area formerly known as Merrifield Park South (park area south of Mishawaka Ave) shall be renamed Crawford Park from this day forward.

Care Enough to Wear Pink

Posted September 10, 2010

The Mishawaka Fire Department is currently selling pink short-sleeve T-shirts as part of the "Care Enough to Wear Pink" campaign. The cost is $10 per shirt, and all proceeds will be donated to local women's cancer charities.

Mishawaka Welcomes Dave Wood

Posted September 2, 2010
(Updated September 16th to include photos)

Republican Precinct Committee people selected Dave Wood to be Mayor of the City of Mishawaka replacing Mayor Jeff Rea. Rea resigned to be President and CEO of the Chamber of Commerce of St. Joseph County. The change takes effect at 5:00pm on Monday, September 6, 2010.

I&M to Temporarily Lower St. Joseph River For Work on Twin Branch Dam

Posted August 23, 2010

Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) will begin a temporary drawdown of the Twin Branch Hydroelectric Project Impoundment Reservoir, Mishawaka, Ind. on Sept. 23, 2010 to replace water retention equipment. The Twin Branch Project is located on the St. Joseph River.


Friday, August 22nd

  1. Summer Concert Series - "The Sandbar Bums"
    • Start time: 07:30pm

Saturday, August 23rd

  1. Renaissance Festival
    • Start time: 10:00am

Sunday, August 24th

  1. Renaissance Festival
    • Start time: 10:00am

Monday, August 25th

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

  2. Harvest Dance
    • Start time: 07:00pm
  3. Summer Concert Series - "Everyday People"
    • Start time: 07:00pm