Saint Joseph

6:25 am
Tue November 18, 2014

Report Finds City of Saint Joseph Public Works Department Understaffed

Report recommends several positions be filled
ST. JOSEPH - St. Joseph's public works department - responsible for everything from maintaining streets and water and sewer lines to plowing snow and picking up trash and leaves - is understaffed, disorganized and inefficient, according to a consultant's report.
7:18 am
Tue September 23, 2014

Auction Being Held to Restore St. Joseph Lighthouse

Lighthouse Forever Fund trying to raise $2-million for restoration
ST. JOSEPH - Bidders at St. Joseph's public art auction Saturday not only will get to take a lighthouse home, but they will be donating to save the community's iconic beacons on the North Pier.
6:47 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Saint Joseph City Commissioners Not Ready to Agree to Harbor Proposal

Berrien County officials say proposal would it cheaper and more efficient to dredge harbor for large ships
ST. JOSEPH - A year after first hearing a proposal from Berrien County officials on consolidating the commercial shipping harbors along the St. Joseph River, city commissioners are still skeptical about diving into the project.
6:35 am
Tue March 11, 2014

City of Saint Joseph Won't Join Pier Safety Task Force

Mayor says the city may reconsider after construction of the lighthouses in 2015
ST. JOSEPH - The city of St. Joseph isn't ready to dive into a discussion on pier safety with Berrien County officials, as it anticipates closing off the North Pier next year during renovations of the lighthouses.
6:14 am
Fri March 7, 2014

CVS Pulls Request in Face of Opposition in Saint Joseph

Residents were concerned about impact on residential neighborhood, environment and wildlife
ST. JOSEPH - In the face of strong community opposition - and a possible no vote by the St. Joseph Planning Commission - developers of a proposed CVS pharmacy on Niles Avenue on Thursday withdrew a request to rezone three adjacent properties.