Category Archives: Public Notice

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The Goshen City Council will conduct a public hearing at its regular meeting on December 5, 2017 at 7 p.m. to discuss an additional appropriation. The hearing will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers at the Goshen Police & Court Building, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, Indiana. All interested members of the public are invited to attend.

NOTICE OF SPECIAL PUBLIC MEETING

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Goshen Redevelopment Commission will be holding a public meeting on December 5, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at the City Court Room/ Council Chambers at the Goshen Police & Court Building, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, Indiana.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Economic Improvement District Board will hold a public meeting on December 7, 2017 at 7:30 a.m. at the Goshen City Annex Building Conference Room, 204 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, Indiana.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Governing Body: Goshen Redevelopment Commission

Date of Meeting: October 31, 2017

Time of Meeting: 3:00 p.m.

Place of Meeting: Annex Conference Room, 204 East Jefferson, Goshen, IN

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Goshen Redevelopment commission will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at the Annex Conference Room, 204 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, Indiana.

PUBLIC NOTICE

Governing Body: Goshen City Parks and Recreation Department

Date of Meeting: October 10, 2017

Time of Meeting: 5:30 p.m.

Place of Meeting: Rieth Interpretive Center, 410 West Plymouth Avenue, Goshen, 46526

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Goshen City Parks Department will hold a public meeting on October 10, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at the Rieth Interpretive Center, 410 West Plymouth Avenue, Goshen, 46526.

You are hereby notified that pursuant to Goshen City Code Title 6, Article 9, Chapter 1, a Rank Vegetation and Noxious Weeds Variance request has been received by the City of Goshen Parks and Recreation Department. Therefore, a preliminary meeting is scheduled on the petition for a variance to permit the growing of what is considered rank vegetation under Goshen City Code Title 6, Article 9, Chapter 1.

The subject property is located at: 918 South 6th Street, Goshen, Indiana, 46526

ANNUAL SUMMER BILLING

The annual summer sewer billing for Goshen residents will end as of October 1st. Any water consumption used after October 1st will not reflect the discounted sewer rate. Any questions can be directed to the Water and Sewer Billing Office at 533-9399.

Notice of Adoption of Resolution Designating the “Goshen Assisted Living Economic Revitalization Area” and Notice of Public Hearing

Pursuant to I.C. 6-1.1-12.1-2.5, notice is given that the Goshen Common Council passed Resolution 2017-19 on September 5, 2017 declaring the designation of an economic revitalization area for the purpose of phasing-in certain real estate taxes in connection with the construction of an assisted living facility by Goshen Assisted Living, LLC (“Applicant”). This area, which is located at 2440 South Berkshire Drive, Goshen, Indiana 46526, is identified as the “Goshen Assisted Living Economic Revitalization Area.” A map and description of the affected area is available and can be inspected at the Elkhart County Assessor’s Office at 117 North Second Street, Goshen, Indiana or Goshen City Clerk Treasurer’s Office, 202 S 5th Street, Goshen, Indiana.

Notice is given that the Goshen Common Council, at a meeting on October 3, 2017 at 7:00 p.m., will hold a public hearing to receive and hear all remonstrance and objections concerning this designation from interested persons. The hearing will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers at the Goshen Police & Court Building, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, Indiana. After considering public comment, the Common Council will take final action to determine whether the qualifications for an economic revitalization area have been met, and may confirm, modify, or rescind the previously adopted declaratory resolution.

If the declaratory resolution is confirmed by the Common Council, the designation of the Goshen Assisted Living Economic Revitalization Area shall be limited to a period of seven (7) calendar years. The Applicant will be entitled to make application for a deduction from the assessed value of the real estate taxes on the designated economic revitalization area in an amount not to exceed Fifteen Million Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($15,500,000) and for no more than seven (7) years.

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 4919

Ordinance 4919, An Amendment to the Building Department Fee Ordinance, was passed by the GoshenCommon Council on August 15, 2017 and approved and adopted by Mayor Stutsman on August 22, 2017. Ordinance 4919 establishes a $250 fee for a separate foundation permit so that the foundation can be constructed prior to the issuance of a residential or commercial building permit for the rest of the construction, alteration, remodeling or rehabilitation. Ordinance 4919 is available for inspection in its entirety during regular business hours at the Goshen Clerk-Treasurer’s Office located at 202 South Fifth Street, Goshen and the Goshen Building Department located at 204 East Jefferson Street, Goshen.