Leaf Collection To Begin October 14th

The Mishawaka Street Department will begin the city’s annual fall leaf collection program on Monday, October 14, 2013 and will follow a schedule that should help residents plan their leaf raking activities. Leaves will be picked up each week on the day before each resident’s regular trash pick-up day. As always, the leaf collection program will continue through November or until leaves are no longer a problem for residents.

Governor Mike Pence to visit Mishawaka

On Wednesday, October 2nd, Governor Mike Pence will be visiting the City of Mishawaka to promote his health and fitness initiative which encourages everyone, young and old, to walk every day. The event will take place in Downtown Mishawaka’s Beutter Park and will include a one mile walk loop along the Mishawaka Riverwalk.

"Oktoberfest" in Mishawaka!

Join Mishawaka Parks on Saturday, October 12 from 3pm-6pm as we celebrate "Oktoberfest" at Beutter Park & Kamm Island. Festivities include live music from "Top Secret", a beverage garden, arts & crafts vendors, food vendors, photo booth, kid's zone and much more!

Mishawaka Police Officers of the 2nd Quarter, 2013

Mishawaka Police Chief Ken Witkowski has announced Det. Sgt. Louis Beehler, Sgt. Michael Dube, Cpl. Frank Ennis and Ptm. Sam Nan as Officers of the 2nd Quarter, 2013. 



  1. Labor Day


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

Monday, September 8th

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

Tuesday, September 9th

  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