Public Notices

CANCELLED: NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

NOTE: This meeting had been cancelled. Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Goshen Dam Pond Dredging Advisory Board will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. The public meeting will be held in the conference room of Goshen City Hall, 202 South […]

WEEK OF INDEPENDENCE DAY HAS GARBAGE SCHEDULE CHANGE

The garbage collection schedule for the week of Independence Day, July 3–7, will be modified. There will be no garbage collection on Tuesday, Independence Day. The routes for the remainder of the week will each be delayed by one day. For example, the normal Wednesday route will be collected on Thursday, etc. The week’s collection […]

ELKHART AND GOSHEN BICYCLE AND PEDESTRIAN MASTER PLAN PUBLIC MEETING JULY 6, 2017

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 […]

REPOST: Free tickets to Freedom Fest no longer available at City Hall

NOTE: This message was originally posted Tuesday, June 27. The free tickets Mayor Jeremy Stutsman and City Council had secured to America’s Freedom Fest —a day-long event of airshows and fireworks Saturday, July 1, to celebrate Independence Day—have all been picked up at City Hall. There are no more free tickets available at this time. […]

REMINDER: NO BRUSH PICKUP IN JUNE

This year, the Goshen Street Department changed its brush pickup schedule, cutting out the months of June and August from their regular pickups. This means residents are asked to NOT place any brush out in the month of June, and to instead place it out the last weekend of July. The next brush pickup will […]

Free tickets to Freedom Fest no longer available at City Hall

The free tickets Mayor Jeremy Stutsman and City Council had secured to America’s Freedom Fest —a day-long event of airshows and fireworks Saturday, July 1, to celebrate Independence Day—have all been picked up at City Hall. There are no more free tickets available at this time. Information for purchasing tickets may be found online at […]

Kercher Road to be fully closed west of SR 15/Main Street

Contractor Rieth-Riley will begin a full closure of Kercher Road (CR 38) from South Main Street (SR 15) to the bridge in order to install new underground utilities, new concrete curb and pavement. The full closure will begin Wednesday, June 28, and continue the length of the project. Residents on Kercher Road will have access […]

WHAT’S THE BUZZ? MOSQUITO PREVENTION IS WORTHWHILE!

Spring and summer bring mosquitoes. “How many” depends on how wet the season is. The City will continue its program of placing larvicide in catch basins, which are potential breeding sites. It is one of the most cost-effective measures the City can take. The City has not sprayed for mosquitoes for many years—and will not […]

Pike Street/US 33 Northern Connector Project: Pike and Main streets to be closed until fall

On Tuesday, June 27, Rieth-Riley Construction will open the newly constructed section of Pike Street from the Elkhart River bridge to Second Street and close Pike Street between Second Street and Main Street. Third Street will remain open to through traffic. Access to businesses and residences will be maintained. The post office can be accessed […]

Know Goshen’s fireworks regulations

As the 4th of July holiday approaches, it is important that Goshen residents be aware of fireworks regulations. A local city ordinance was adopted in 2007 at the urging of residents concerned about neighborhood safety and noise. Regulation is controlled by parameters imposed in state legislation. Consumer fireworks are allowed by state legislation and local […]