On Tuesday August 4, 2015 neighborhoods throughout the City Of Mishawaka are invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the Annual National Night Out. The National Night Out is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness in our neighborhoods and business districts. Support is generated for local anti-crime efforts and to strengthen neighborhood spirit.
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.
The City of Mishawaka and Mayor Dave Wood will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 2:00pm to celebrate the completion of the Church Street / Union Street Improvement Project. The ceremony will take place near the 7th Street / Union Street intersection and is open to the public. Parking for those attending will be at the Union Street Fire Station's north parking lot.
The City of Mishawaka Historic Preservation Commission celebrated National Historic Preservation Month, starting the first full week of May, by placing signs in the front yards of over 75 homes and businesses that have historic significance in the community or wish to support historic preservation.