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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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... more

Free tickets to Freedom Fest no longer available at City Hall

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

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... more

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

Monday, June 26, 2017

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... more

Upcoming Events All »

America's Freedom Fest

Saturday, July 1, 2017, 8:00am

Celebrate Independence Day at the Goshen Municipal Airport with this day-long celebration. This event includes a runway run, a twilight airshow, and a fireworks display. SCHEDULE: 8 a.m. – 5k walk/run at runway, 3 p.m. – Main gates open, 5 p.m. – Pull a Bomber competition, 7 p.m. – Airshow, 10 p.m. – FREE - fireworks display

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, July 3, 2017, 2:00pm


Tuesday, July 4, 2017

City offices will be closed on this day.

Fire Promotion/Retirements


Chief Jim Ramer retired from the Goshen Fire Department after 32 years in June 2016

Elkhart Truth News Article

Lieutenant Craig Hursey retired from the Goshen Fire Department after 26 years in June 2016

Goshen News Article



At the 5/15/2017 Board of Works Meeting, Kyle Stamm was promoted to Private First Class effective 5/17/2017

At the 3/27/2017 Board of Works Meeting, Jonathan Weishaupt was promoted to EMS Sergeant

At the 9/19/2016 Board of Works Meeting, Matt Stamm was promoted to Fire Inspector


At the 9/6/2016 Board of Works Meeting, Matthew Dunithan was appointed to Probationary Firefighter

At the 8/29/2016 Board of Works Meeting, Lucas Mason was promoted to Private First Class

At the 7/11/2016 Board of Works Meeting, John Szuba was appointed to Probationary Firefighter

At the 6/20/2016 Board of Works Meeting, Camron Haberstich was appointed to Probationary Firefighter

At the 6/13/2016 Board of Works Meeting, Michael Happer was promoted to Assistant Chief

At the 6/13/2016 Board of Works Meeting, Scott Thomas was promoted to Chief Inspector

At the 6/13/2016 Board of Works Meeting, Michael Masbaum was promoted to Private First Class

At the 6/6/2016 Board of Works Meeting, William Phillips was promoted to Fire Lieutenant

At the 6/6/2016 Board of Works Meeting, Patrick Linn was promoted to Fire Sergeant