Elkhart mayor Dick Moore closes Grace Lawn Cemetery

NewsCenter 16 has learned that Elkhart mayor Dick Moore has closed Grace Lawn Cemetery until further notice.

In a press release, the mayor said that weekend inspections showed that there has been considerable erosion where people walk, He is closing the cemetery to prevent anyone falling down the steep river bank

Anyone who would like to visit the grave site of a friend or family member you need to make arrangements with the cemetery department.

Construction to stabilize the river bank will begin soon.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WNDU - Channel 16 54516 State Road 933 South Bend, IN 46637 Front Desk: 574-284-3000 Newsroom: 574-284-3016 Email: newscenter16@wndu.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 162541486 - wndu.com/a?a=162541486
Gray Television, Inc.