Our office has been advised by Selge Construction Inc., that the intersection of S Main St and Third St will be closed to all traffic beginning at 8AM on Monday, December 12th for utility locating. Weather permitting, this closure is expected to remain in place until 5PM on Tuesday, December 13th.

Our office has been advised by C&E Excavating that N Mill St will be closed to through traffic between First Street and Front Street beginning at 8AM on Tuesday, December 6th for fire hydrant relocations. Weather permitting, this closure is expected to be in place until Tuesday, December 13th.

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Career advancement possibilities are abundant within the Mishawaka Police Department. Uniform Road Patrol, Street Crimes, Neighborhood Enforcement, K-9, S.W.A.T., and Metro Homicide are just a few of the areas of opportunity. Civilian positions are available as well including Dispatch, Records, Crossing Guard, Grant Specialist, Chaplain and more. Mishawaka Police Department also offers a comprehensive salary and benefits package including competitive pay, clothing/equipment allowance, paid vacation and overtime, compensatory time accrual, health-dental-vision insurance and membership in the Indiana Public Retirement System (INPRS).

Additional benefits information and a comprehensive list of both the sworn officer and civilian opportunities can be found on the Mishawaka Police Recruiting Opportunities and Benefits page.

Start your holiday celebrations with the Mishawaka Parks annual Winterfest celebration at the ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand opening of the new Ironworks Building, Event Center, and Ice Rink! The evening will also feature a tree lighting, free ice skating, winter market, parade of lights, pictures with Santa, hot cocoa, horse-drawn carriage rides, music, food trucks, trackless train rides, drinks at the Ball Band Biergarten and more!

The Ironworks Ice Rink is a skate-by-reservation only facility located in the heart of downtown Mishawaka. Located at 410 N. Hill Street in Mishawaka, this 17,500 square foot ice ribbon and plaza offers daily ice skating, birthday party rentals, skating lessons, unique ice activities, and community events.

During Winterfest there will be 4 free time slots available to reserve with 175 spots in each. Starting Dec. 4th, normal business hours will begin and the Ice Bumper Cars will be available for rental!

Learn more about the Ironworks Ice Rink here or reserve your spot now! Preregistration is underway so don't delay! 

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