Mayor, Thor celebrate Elkhart's new welcome signs

Mayor Tim Neese, left, and Thor Industries community engagement director Rich Schutt stand in front of a sign on Cassopolis Street that reminds visitors that Elkhart is “Home of the Thor Industries Elkhart Riverwalk Grand Prix.” Five signs were put up in the city in recent weeks.

ELKHART — Celebrating Elkhart’s status as “Home of the Thor Industries Elkhart Riverwalk Grand Prix,” Mayor Tim Neese and Thor’s director of community engagement, Rick Schutt, met on Thursday at one of the city’s new signs with that exact text.

Five signs have been installed in the city to welcome visitors and remind them of the popular summer event.

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