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Road Milling and Paving

The City of Mishawaka advises that Milestone Contractors will begin road milling and paving process starting on June 21 as a part of the 2021 Summer Street Paving Program. This is phase one of a two phase process with the second phase of milling and paving beginning after Wednesday, June 30th. An update with the remaining streets that are on the summer street paving list will be released at a later date.

Traffic Signal at Main St and Third St

The City of Mishawaka Engineering Department will be turning the traffic signal at Main St and Third St into four-way red flash beginning Monday, June 21st to finalize the intersection’s traffic study. It is anticipated that this intersection no longer warrants a traffic signal, and will be converted back to an all-way stop.

If you have any comments or questions related to this, please contact our office at (574)258-1619.

4th Street between Roosevelt Ave and Helen Ave

Our office has been advised by Milestone Contractors North Inc. that 4th Street (between Roosevelt Avenue and Helen Avenue) as well as Helen Avenue (between 4th Street and Lincolnway East) will be closed to traffic beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday June 14th for utilities installations and road reconstruction. Weather permitting, this closure is expected to be in place through Friday, September 3rd.

Barricades and signage will be in place during this closure. Motorists are requested to use caution to ensure the safety of the crews working in this area. Questions regarding this work may be directed to Milestone Contractors North, Inc. at (574) 288-4811.

S. West St. between W. Fifth St. and W. Seventh St.

S. West St will be closed to all traffic between W. Fifth St and W. Seventh St, including the intersections, beginning at 7AM on June 3rd for utility installations and right of way improvements. Weather permitting, this closure is expected to be in place through Friday, July 29th.
Barricades and signage will be in place during this closure. Motorists are requested to use caution to ensure the safety of the crews working in these areas. Questions regarding this work may be directed to John Boettcher Sewer and Excavating at (574) 259-1418.

Concrete Curb and Road Patching

The City of Mishawaka advises that Rieth-Riley Construction will begin concrete curb and road patching work starting on May 3rd as a part of the 2021 Community Crossings Project. This project will also include future phases consisting of road milling and resurfacing which is expected to be complete by July 30th.

Schedule updates will be provided throughout the entire duration of this project. Impacted roads for this project are as follows:

Niles Ave between Mishawaka Ave and Homewood Ave

C&E Excavating will close Niles Ave between Mishawaka Ave and Homewood Ave beginning at 7AM on Monday, April 5th for utility and road reconstruction. Access for residents within the closure area will be maintained for the entire duration of this process. Detour signs will be in place to direct traffic to N. Byrkit Ave via Mishawaka Ave and Lincolnway East. Weather permitting, this closure is expected to be in place through early November.

N. Cedar St between Mishawaka Ave and Edgewater Dr

HRP Construction will close N. Cedar St between Mishawaka Ave and Edgewater Dr beginning at 7AM on Monday, April 5th for utility and road reconstruction. Detour signs will be in place to direct traffic to N. Main St via Mishawaka Ave and Lincolnway East. Access for all residents within the closure area will be maintained for the entire duration of this process. Weather permitting, this closure is expected to be in place through early November.

Traffic Signal at Main St and First St

The City of Mishawaka Engineering Department will be turning the traffic signal at Main St and First St in to four-way red flash beginning Wednesday, March 3rd to finalize the intersection’s traffic study. It is anticipated that this intersection no longer warrants a traffic signal, and will be converted back to an all-way stop.

If you have any comments or questions related to this, please contact our office at (574) 258-1619.