Lakeview Avenue Resurfacing Project Update as of 7-29-2016
Lakeview Avenue Reconstruction Project update for July 29th:Read more ...
Sewer Assessment Area Map Update August 1, 2016
To view the latest update showing the areas of work for the sewer cleaning and televising, please click here.
City of St. Joseph Municipal Big Band Concert
Please be advised that the City of St. Joseph Municipal Big Band Concert is being held Sunday, July 31 at 9 p.m. The information that was provided in the city calendar is incorrect. Regular concerts will continue to be held at 3:30 & 7:30 pm that evening and throughout the summer.
"Movies in the Park" Series
As part of St. Joseph's Movies in the Park series, Aladdin will be shown on Saturday, July 23, at dusk in Whirlpool Centennial Park. To view the entire list of movies being shown, please click here.
Request for Proposal: Evaporative Condenser
The City of St. Joseph is looking for proposals to attract heating and cooling contractors with sufficient information in connection with the needs for a new Evaporative Condenser at the John and Dede Howard Ice Rink, 2414 Willa Drive, St. Joseph, Michigan.Read more ...
RFP Water & Sewer Utility Service Truck
The City of St. Joseph is accepting proposals from qualified suppliers for the purchase of one new current model 16,500 GVWR truck chassis with an aluminum service body. For additional information, please click here.
Lakeview Resurfacing Project to Start Monday, July 11th
Update as of 7-22-2016: Peters Construction has completed nearly all of the storm sewer work on the east side of Lakeview Avenue between West Highland Avenue and Colonial Drive.Read more ...
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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.