Mayor David Wood today announced that the Mishawaka Street Department will be picking up leaves for one week, starting Monday, April 20, 2015. This means that Mishawaka residents may begin raking leaves to their curbside for a Monday, April 20th pickup which will continue for a one week period only, through Friday, April 24th.
Mishawaka Utilities Water Division will begin the spring flushing of the fire hydrants on Monday, April 13th.
Mishawaka’s 66th annual Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 25, 2015, beginning at 9:30 A.M. The theme for the 2015 Memorial Day Parade will be "Honor the Fallen, Heal the Wounded”. The parade will begin at Third and Main Streets and it will turn left at Mishawaka Ave. and end at Battell Park.
The Parade Entry Form can be found here. Questions should be directed to the contact person listed on the bottom of the form. All entries must be received by May 3, 2015 to be listed in the program.
TRIAD of St. Joseph County will be holding a pill drop on Thursday April 9th, 2015 from 7am to 2pm. Unused pills, ointments, powders or liquid medications can be dropped off at two locations - Mishawaka's Fire Station #3 located at 333 E Douglas Rd. in Mishawaka and at South Bend's Central Fire Station on South Michigan Street (just south of IVY Tech College) in South Bend. Pills can be brought in plastic bags to avoid privacy concerns. Needles or sharps cannot be accepted for disposal.