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Mishawaka Utilities is Ensuring the Health, Safety, and Prosperity of our Residents

Mishawaka Utilities (MU) is owned and operated by the City of Mishawaka for the sole purpose of providing quality electric, water and wastewater treatment services to residents and businesses in Mishawaka.

These three outstanding utilities serve a population of more than 50,000 people. MU employees pride themselves on providing reliable utility services at competitive rates and stand by our mission. Mishawaka’s rates for these three utility services are consistently among the lowest in the state for cities of our size. We are proud of our heritage and our community. Mishawaka is more than just a nice place to visit – we are working together to build the best hometown in America.

The Business Office, conveniently located at 107 North Main St. Mishawaka, 46544 in downtown Mishawaka, provides centralized customer service, billing, data processing, finance/accounting and administrative functions for our three operating divisions: electric, water and wastewater.

In the fabric of our community, Mishawaka Utilities stands as a vital thread, weaving together essential services that form the backbone of our daily lives. From providing clean water to powering our homes and businesses, Mishawaka Utilities plays a pivotal role in ensuring the health, safety, and prosperity of our residents. Here are several compelling reasons why Mishawaka Utilities is invaluable to our community:

  1. Reliable Water Supply: Mishawaka Utilities delivers clean, safe, and reliable water to homes, businesses, and public facilities throughout our community. With state-of-the-art infrastructure and rigorous quality control measures, Mishawaka Utilities ensures that residents have access to high-quality drinking water that meets or exceeds regulatory standards. This reliable water supply is essential for public health, sanitation, and economic development.
  2. Dependability – Mishawaka Utilities Electric Division fulfills its mission of providing safe, reliable, and sustainable electricity while also positively impacting the quality of life and well-being of Mishawaka residents.
  3. Environmental sustainability – Mishawaka Utilities Wastewater Division plays a vital role in protecting public health, preserving water quality, and promoting environmental sustainability in the community. Through its commitment to responsible wastewater management, the division contributes to a cleaner, healthier, and more resilient community for all residents and stakeholders.
  4. Affordable Rates: Mishawaka Utilities is committed to providing affordable rates for essential services, including water, electricity, and wastewater treatment. By efficiently managing resources and investing in infrastructure improvements, Mishawaka Utilities helps keep utility costs affordable for residents and businesses, contributing to the overall affordability and livability of our community.
  5. Environmental Stewardship: Mishawaka Utilities prioritizes environmental stewardship and sustainability in its operations and decision-making. From implementing energy-efficient technologies to promoting water conservation initiatives, Mishawaka Utilities strives to minimize its environmental footprint and protect natural resources for future generations. By embracing innovative solutions and best practices, Mishawaka Utilities demonstrates its commitment to responsible stewardship of our community’s resources.
  6. Community Resilience: Mishawaka Utilities plays a critical role in enhancing community resilience and disaster preparedness. With robust infrastructure and emergency response protocols in place, Mishawaka Utilities is equipped to respond quickly and effectively to emergencies such as natural disasters, power outages, and water main breaks. This ensures the continuity of essential services and helps safeguard the well-being of residents during times of crisis.
  7. Support for Economic Development: Mishawaka Utilities supports economic development and growth by providing reliable utilities that meet the needs of businesses and industries in our community. Whether it’s powering manufacturing facilities, supporting commercial enterprises, or enabling new construction projects, Mishawaka Utilities plays a pivotal role in driving economic vitality and job creation in our area.
  8. Community Engagement: Mishawaka Utilities fosters open communication and collaboration with residents, Mishawaka Utilities ensures that community needs and concerns are addressed in an inclusive and transparent manner. This commitment to community engagement fosters trust, accountability, and partnership between Mishawaka Utilities and the residents it serves.

Mishawaka Utilities is an invaluable asset to our community, providing essential services that are foundational to our health, safety, and prosperity. From delivering clean water and reliable electricity to promoting environmental stewardship and supporting economic development, Mishawaka Utilities exemplifies excellence in public service and community stewardship. As we look to the future, let us recognize and celebrate the indispensable contributions of Mishawaka Utilities to the well-being and resilience of our community.