Request for Proposal (RFP) Public Works Roof Repair & Replacement
The City of St. Joseph is accepting proposals from qualified contractors for roofing replacement, roofing repairs, roof structure reinforcement, sheet metal repairs and rust treatment/painting on the City's Public Works building located at 1160 Broad Street, St. Joseph, MI. For additional information, please click here.
Sewer Televising Update as of 9/22/2016
Sewer cleaning and televising is underway as part of the City’s SAW (Stormwater, Asset Management, and Wastewater) Grant work.Read more ...
Rubber Track Excavator Request for Proposal
The City of St. Joseph, Department of Public Works (“Department of Public Works”) is accepting proposals from qualified suppliers for the purchase of one new current model RUBBER TRACK EXCAVATOR as provided in the attached Specifications. Deadline to submit a bid is Wednesday, October 5, 2016, @ 2 p.m.
Two (2) Community Meetings to be held in St. Joseph
The information recently published in the City Connection, the City of St. Joseph's bi-monthly newsletter, was incorrect with regard to Community Meetings being held.Read more ...
Press Release: City of St. Joseph Offers Pickleball
The City of St. Joseph is now offering open Pickleball at the John and Dede Howard Ice Arena. To view the 8-17-16 Press Release, please click here.
2015 Water Quality Report
The 2015 Water Quality Report has been for released. To read it, please click on it.
SAW Grant Update
2016 Sidewalk Project Status as of June 3, 2016
The City of St. Joseph is currently underway with the 2016 Sidewalk Project. Please click on the Sidewalk Progress Map to see what progress is being made since the project began early spring.
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Looking for something fun to do? St. Joseph offers 17 parks encompassing more than 200 acres, with a variety of recreational opportunities. Whether you prefer an afternoon of fishing, relaxing on one of our beaches, taking a stroll along picturesque trails, or hitting the skateboard park, you're sure to find it here. Current Beach Conditions
- City Boat Launch
- Dickinson Park
- John and Dede Howard Family Trail
- John and Dede Howard Ice Arena
- John E.N. Howard Band Shell
- Kiwanis Park
- Lions Park Beach
- Lookout Park
- Margaret B. Upton Arboretum
- Milton Park
- Riverview Park
- Tiny Tots Park
- Tiscornia Beach
- West Basin Marina
- Whirlpool Centennial Park | Compass Fountain
- Whittlesey Park
2016 - 2020 Parks & Recreation Master Plan
The purpose of the 5-year Parks & Recreation Master Plan is to provide a guide for future park planning in the community for the next five years. In addition, the plan allows for potential funding from the State of Michigan for citizen desired
Berrien County Parks
Silver Beach, although located on Lake Street in the City of St. Joseph, this popular bathing beach is operated by Berrien County Parks and Recreation. Click here for information about County owned parks and beaches.
Park Facility Rental
The City of St. Joseph recognizes the uniquely attractive setting of its parks and welcomes use of its park facilities for various family activities, including weddings on both Lions and Tiscornia beaches. If you would like more information such as hours, fees, dates, rules and regulations, or to speak with someone directly about availability for your event, please contact the City Clerk's Office at 983-6325.
City residents receive two annual park passes at no charge each year; non-residents may purchase an annual pass through the City Clerk's Office beginning April 1. These annual stickers exempt you from parking fees at both Tiscornia, Lions Beach and the Elm Street lot (below the bluff) parking lots. To obtain a parking pass, simply visit the City Clerk's Office, be sure to bring your driver's license for residency verification. Parking passes must be permanently affixed to the lower corner of your vehicle's driver side window.