Parks Aplenty

Parks APlenty BrochureRide whitewater in the heart of downtown.  Stroll through an urban, old-growth forest.  Romp at playground designed by kids.  Visit the Zoo.  All this- and nearby Lake Michigan's Dunes- make up the distinctive parks in and around South Bend. Download PDF


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Why do I have to be home when I turn my water service back on after a non payment?

  • The reason you have to be home, pressure may build up in the water lines in turn, causing a leak or break.  Another factor, a faucet may be left on or a toilet left running which would cause a flood in the home.

Why does heat have to be turned on in my home or business before my water service can be started?

  • Water Works does this to ensure the pipes in the home do not freeze and burst. 

Where can I park down town?

  • There are several parking garages with 2 hours free parking.  If you would like to view a list of garages and rates, please visit