Monday, June 18, 2018
Rieth-Riley Construction will be milling, adjusting castings, and paving Lincoln Avenue between the Elkhart River bridge and Greene Road and Greene Road from Wilden Avenue to Berkey Avenue. Indiana Avenue’s castings will also be adjusted. The schedule for the crews’ work may change due to weather. Work... more
Monday, June 18, 2018
The City of Goshen and the Goshen Salvation Army as a joint effort have designated the Salvation Army building as a cooling center today Monday, June 18, for anyone in need of shelter from the high temperatures. The National Weather Service issued a Heat Advisory for Elkhart County in effect until... more
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Congratulations to the newest members of the Goshen Police Department, as well as the officers who received promotions during the Monday, June 11 Board of Works and Public Safety meeting. Patrol Officer Ronnie Yoder was promoted to the rank of Detective. Probationary Patrol Officers Andrew Keim, Drew... more
Monday, June 25, 2018
During scheduled brush collections, the Street Department will make only one pass through the city to pick up brush. Please have your brush by the front curb, but not in the street, by that Monday morning at 7:00 am. Brush will not be picked up in alleys and the piles should be trash free. Crews cannot access the piles if blocked by vehicles.
Monday, June 25, 2018, 2:00pm
The Goshen E.R.T. consists of thirteen operators all specializing in specific weapons and responsibilities. E.R.T. works jointly with all other special units of the Goshen Police Dept to include K-9, negotiators, patrol rifles, or other agencies. E.R.T. is not a full time position with the Goshen Police Department. Each officer has a full time duty or job on the police department whether it be patrolman, detective, School officer, etc. E.R.T. members perform this job above and beyond their normal duties and are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Each E.R.T. operator has to have at least two years on the police department, pass physical standards, be interviewed for the position and a 90% shooting accuracy requirement. The E.R.T. commander Officer J. Owens has been with the Goshen Police Department for 5 years and is currently a patrolman on afternoon shift.