Maids of the Mist

The renovation and restoration of the Maids of the Mist Fountain on the bluff in St. Joseph will begin in October 2021, not this year as originally planned.

ST. JOSEPH — The Maids of the Mist fountain in Lake Bluff Park will be off to Ohio for a facelift, but it won’t be until next year.

The St. Joseph City Commission voted Monday to approve the proposal from McKay Lodge Conservation Laboratory of Oberlin, Ohio, for the renovation and restoration of the fountain at a cost of $178,639 to be paid out of the Capital Improvement Fund, with work to begin in October 2021.

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