The City of Elkhart, the City of Goshen, and the Michiana Area Council of Governments have received a grant from the Indiana State Department of Health to prepare a bicycle and pedestrian master plan. This initiative will help to coordinate planning activities for both cities to improve walking and bicycling in the region.

The public is encouraged to share their thoughts in person and online during this project which will run through June 30, 2017. All interested parties are encouraged to participate in informal public meetings which will be setting up at two locations on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Join us at the Goshen Farmer’s Market (212 W Washington St #1, Goshen, IN) on Saturday, April29 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., and the Elkhart Environmental Center (1717 E. Lusher Ave., Elkhart, IN) on Saturday, April 29 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. You are invited share your initial thoughts and review research that has been conducted to date.