Monthly Archives: Aug 2015

Cemetery restoration is underway

Harris Township recently commissioned an extensive cemetery restoration project to be performed by Stone Revival Historical Preservation, an Indiana company.  Work is underway.

Both township cemeteries – Harris Prairie and Salem – will be improved primarily by the repair, straightening or cleaning of over 500 grave markers.

As of August 27th, work is complete on markers in the western portion of Harris Prairie Cemetery.  Take a look, and compare to the broken and discolored markers on the eastern portion, where work is just beginning.

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Harris Township Board Meeting August 31st

The Board of Harris Civil Township, St. Joseph County, Indiana will meet on Monday August 31st at 7:30 pm, in the basement of the fire station at Bittersweet and Anderson Roads.  Business will include an update on the cemetery restoration project and planning for Elm Road Pedestrian Park, plus discussion of the proposed 2016 budget, and any other business that may legally come before the board.
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