Leaf Collection Begins October 22nd -- EXTENDED

UPDATE -- Due to inclement weather, the City of Mishawaka will be extending their leaf pick-up program for one additional week. Originally the Mishawaka Street Department planned on ending this program on Friday, December 7th, but due to several snow events, leaf pick-up was delayed so crews could take care of snow-covered streets. The leaf collection program will continue through Friday, December 14th.

INDOT To Close Capital Avenue (SR 331) between Lincolnway E and Jefferson Blvd December 10

INDOT has advised the City of Mishawaka that the State Project for Capital Avenue (SR 331 bridge) will have a planned closure. Any questions can be directed to the INDOT Costumer Service telephone number at (855) 463-6848 or www.indot4u.com.

Indiana Department of Transportation Press Release

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces that the State Road 331 (Capital Avenue) bridge over the St. Joseph River will close for about a week starting Monday, Dec. 10. That bridge is in the midst of a two-year reconstruction project and is closing so crews can set new beams on the southbound portion of the bridge.

Annual Tree Lighting and Santa's Arrival

Mayor Dave Wood and the Small Business Saturday Committee have announced that the arrival of Santa and the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place in downtown Mishawaka on the northwest lawn of the Mishawaka Police Station on Small Business Saturday, November 24 at 6:00pm. This year’s Christmas tree was graciously donated from the Mishawaka home of Gloria Rickey.

Mayor's Youth Advisory Council Food Drive

UPDATED 11/16/18 -- The Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council has begun their largest community service project by decorating and distributing food collection boxes to many City of Mishawaka Departments. This will be the 8th year for the Thanksgiving Food Drive and the goal this year is to provide 80 Thanksgiving Dinners to Mishawaka families in need.



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