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BOARD OF WORKS–NOTICE OF SPECIAL PUBLIC MEETING

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety will hold a special meeting on Friday, April 28, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. The public meeting will be held in the Court Room/Council Chambers at the Goshen Police & Court Building, 111... more

BICYCLE AND PEDESTRIAN MASTER PLAN MEETINGS THIS WEEKEND

Tuesday, April 25, 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... more

KERCHER ROAD AND SR 15 INTERSECTION IMPROVEMENT

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Elkhart County and the City of Goshen Engineering Departments have been working closely on the intersection improvement at Kercher Road and SR 15. The first phase of the intersection project is scheduled to begin April 24, 2017, with installation of a storm pipe across State Road 15. Traffic on... more

Upcoming Events All Events »

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Today, 4:00pm

Special meeting

Arbor Day celebration

Today, 4:45pm

More information at goshenarborday.com

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, May 1, 2017, 2:00pm

Facility Rental

To Reserve a Parks Department Facility:

You may check the availability of a facility by phoning the Parks Administrative Office at (574) 534-2901 with the date and location you desire.  To reserve a facility, stop in the Parks Office at 607 W. Plymouth Avenue, Goshen, IN 46526, during regular business hours of Monday through Friday, 7:00 am - 4:00 pm, to complete a rental agreement and make payment  (must be at least 21 years of age to rent a facility).


Schrock Pavilion:


Located in Shanklin Park, 411 W. Plymouth Ave. 
Capacity: 150
Rental Fee: $350 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $200 + valid driver’s license 

Amenities include:  large enclosed area, tables and chairs, fireplace, large kitchen area, space available for DJ and dancing.  Access to playground, public pool, trails, ball diamonds, and canoeing.  Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate.


Abshire Cabin:


Located in Abshire Park, 1302 E Lincoln Ave.
Capacity: 30
Rental Fee: $200 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $100 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include:  cozy cabin feeling that is ideal for small socials or professional meetings, kitchen area, tables and chairs, access to tubing hill, cross country skiing, Pumpkinvine Trail and interpretive trails.  Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate.


Rieth Interpretive Center:


Located in Millrace Park, 410 W. Plymouth Ave. 
Capacity: 50
Rental Fee: $150 + tax for first 4 hours, $25 + tax for each additional hour
Deposit: $100 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include:  enclosed area, kitchen, tables and chairs, dividable area, bird viewing room, access to Millrace Canal, classified forest and trails.  Available Tuesday - Friday. Not for profit rates available Tues - Thurs with copy of non-profit certificate.


Fidler Pavilion:


Located in Pringle Park, 1912 W. Lincoln Ave.
Capacity: 100
Rental Fee: $125 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $75 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include: picnic tables, large open-air pavilion, kitchen facility,electrical outlets, attached restrooms, access to playground. Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate.


Rogers Pavilion:


Located in Rogers Park, 102 Chicago Ave.
Capacity: 150
Rental Fee: $75 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $75 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include: picnic tables, large open-air pavilion, outdoor grills, access to water, electrical outlets, attached restrooms, and access to playground. Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate.


Riverside Pavilion:


Located in Shanklin Park, 411 W Plymouth Ave
Capacity: 50       
Rental Fee: $75 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $50 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include: picnic tables, open-air pavilion, outdoor grills, access to water, electrical outlets, restrooms, playground, Shanklin Pool, canoeing, and trails.  Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate.


Walnut Pavilion:


Located in Walnut Park, 224 Oakridge Ave.
Capacity: 50
Rental Fee: $75 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $50 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include:  picnic tables, open-air pavilion, outdoor grills, access to water, electrical outlets, restrooms, playground, and splashpad.   Reserve for a Splashpad Birthday Party.  Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate.


Oakridge Pavilion:


Located in Oakridge Park, 715 N First St.
Capacity: 50
Rental Fee: $75 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $50 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include:  picnic tables, open-air pavilion, outdoor grills, access to water, electrical outlets, restrooms, playground, and trails. Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate. Access to Maple City Greenway Trails.


Rieth Pavilion:


Located at 1508 S. 13th St.
Capacity: 50
Rental Fee: $75 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $50 + valid driver's license

Amenities include: splash pad, picnic tables and grills, electrical outlets, restrooms, access to basketball court & playground. Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday  with copy of non-profit certificate.


Hay Pavilion:


Located in Hay Park, 1414 West Plymouth Ave.
Capacity: 50
Rental Fee: $75 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $50 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include:  picnic tables, open-air pavilion, outdoor grills, access to water, electrical outlets, restrooms, playground, and trails. Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate. Access to Maple City Greenway Trails.


Kauffman Pavilion:


Located in Allan J. Kauffman Park, 212 Prospect Avenue
Capacity: 50
Rental Fee: $75 + tax (8 am - 10 pm)
Deposit: $50 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include:  community garden, electrical outlets, restrooms in pavilion, trails, children’s interactive art & music play areas, hill slide, look–out towers, climbing wall and open play space. Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate.


Chiddister Pavilion:


Located in Fidler Pond Park, 1424 Lincolnway East
Capacity: 100
Rental Fee: $200 + tax (8 am - 8 pm)
Deposit: $100 + valid driver’s license

Amenities include:   fireplace, electrical outlets, picnic tables & grills, restrooms in pavilion, kitchen facility, 80 acre pond, canoe/kayak/pedal boat rentals, fishing pole rentals, catch & release bank fishing. Not for profit rates available Monday - Thursday with copy of non-profit certificate.


Park Picnic Areas:

Areas with picnic tables and grills at Shanklin Park are available for reservations
Rental Fee: $5/table + tax


For more information, please consult our current Parks & Recreation Program Guide.