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Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Assessment Team Has Arrived in Elkhart County

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) personnel has arrived in Elkhart County to inspect individual damage left by February’s record flooding. This group’s primary responsibility is to assess the damage done to individual homes. They are planning to stop at each home that has reported damage from... more


Monday, March 19, 2018

The Goshen Fire Department will test the tornado sirens Tuesday, March 20 at 10 a.m. and at 7 p.m. as part of the Statewide Tornado Drill. The annual Indiana Severe Weather and Flood Preparedness Week runs from March 18 through March 24 this year. As part of NWS efforts to build a Weather Ready Nation,... more


Monday, March 19, 2018

Kercher Road (CR 38) will have a moving lane restriction between the Norfolk Southern Marion railroad line and the Kercher bridge over the Elkhart River. The lane restriction is required for the placement of topsoil behind the new curb. The lane restriction begins today Monday, March 19 and will continue... more

Upcoming Events All »

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, March 26, 2018, 2:00pm

Shade Tree Board meeting

Monday, March 26, 2018, 7:00pm

Goshen Housing Authority Board meetings

Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 7:00am

Central Garage

320 Steury Avenue
Goshen, IN 46528

Fleet Manager: Carl Gaines
Assistant Fleet Manager: Randy Forgey

Hours: Monday - Friday - 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Fax: 574-875-3276

Mission Statement

Provide maintenance and repairs to City equipment and departments in a prompt, efficient, and economical manner to better improve the services to City of Goshen residents and businesses.

About Us

The Central Garage has 8 full time employees who repair and maintain a fleet of vehicles and equipment, which, at this point, consists of 199 vehicles and 344 pieces of equipment.  This consists of everything from first response vehicles (patrol vehicles, fire trucks and medic units) and other equipment consisting of sewer trucks, street sweepers, loaders and all other units used by city departments. We also schedule and track all warranty work performed by associated dealers or manufactures and coordinate preventive maintenance work, up-fit first response units and writes specifications for any new or used vehicles or equipment to ensure the proper needs are met for the job. The Central Garage also contracts and tracks gas/fuel usage by all vehicles/equipment to insure they are performing at their most efficient capabilities.