On December 1st, 2015, also known as "Giving Tuesday", is the 3rd Annual Salvation Army Ring-Off Challenge between Mayor Dave Wood, City of Mishawaka and Mayor Pete Buttigieg, City of South Bend. Mayor Wood can proudly say that the City of Mishawaka has won the challenge for the past two years and this year the Salvation Army has asked to involve the Mishawaka Police Department and the Mishawaka Fire Department in this challenge between the Cities and Mayor’s.
The City will host a Fair Housing Training seminar on Friday, November 13, 2015 from 9am-11am in the Council Chambers in City Hall at 600 E. Third St. in Mishawaka. The training will be conducted by the Fair Housing Center of Central Indiana.
Mishawaka Utilities Electric Department has begun conducting a pole attachment audit which will run through approximately December 1st. Alden Company will be the contractor performing this work...they have been issued magnetic car stickers and signed letters describing who they are and the work being done.
The City of Mishawaka will reopen a renovated Central Park to the public on Friday, July 3rd at 9:15 pm. Sunset was chosen as the time in order to show off some of the new lighting including color changing LED lights located on the pedestrian bridge by the dam and the new programmable fountain in the park. The ribbon cutting will take place in the middle of the Park just west of the large rope climbing structure and the public is invited to attend. It is our hope is that hundreds of people will assist in cutting the ribbon.