New Traffic alert – Charles St from Lincolnway East to Vistula Rd restricted to thru traffic. (6/4-8/16) Access to Twin Branch Park and parking lot is open. NIPSCO has also notified the City of Mishawaka that a very necessary and immediate repair/maintenance is going to take place on their 16″ Steel Pipeline on southbound 331.  There will be partial lane closure southbound 331 starting Wednesday, 6/5/2024 on 331 near Dragoon Trail and Dragoon Trail will be closed west of 331 (1,600 feet) for excavation.  The work may take longer than five days to complete. It will most likely take crews five days to repair the line with additional days to do inspection and clean up/restore the excavation area. NIPSCO is looking at closer to being in that area for two weeks.    
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Mishawaka Police Department Personnel Announcements

MPD Chief Witkowski is pleased to announce that Police Applicant Tanner Ducomb has completed all department testing and investigation, physicals and examinations. Tanner comes to us with police experience, as he is a lateral transfer from Pokagon Police Department.

The Board of Public Works and Safety gave their approval and Tanner Ducomb was sworn in by Mayor Dave Wood as a Probationary Patrol Officer Tuesday, June 6, 2023.

Chief Witkowski also announced that Officer Emma Overton has announced her resignation from the Mishawaka Police Department effective June 6, 2023.

Emma has decided, for family reasons, to break away from her career as a police officer and has accepted the newly created civilian position as Police Recruiter with the MPD.

For the past four years Officer Overton has served the City of Mishawaka with great pride and dignity. We thank her for her service with the MPD and look forward to continuing working with her as our new civilian Police Recruiter.