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EIGHTH STREET TO BE CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION

Friday, April 13, 2018

In connection with the US 33 Northern Connector project, S. Eighth Street will be closed between Washington Street and Lincoln Avenue on Monday, April 16, 2018. The contractor also will be setting up a lane shift on Lincoln Avenue just west of the railroad tracks to allow for the construction of... more

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Governing Body: Goshen Dam Pond Dredging Advisory Board Date and Time of Meeting: Monday, April 16, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. Place of Meeting: Goshen City Hall Conference Room 202 South Fifth Street Goshen, Indiana Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Goshen... more

City receives $25,000 from United Way of Elkhart County for Flood Recovery Fund

Thursday, April 12, 2018

On Wednesday, April 11, the City of Goshen received a donation of $25,000 from United Way of Elkhart County for the Flood Restoration Grant Program, bringing the total amount of money raised by the community so far to $52,485. The City will match these funds for a total of $104,970, and plans... more

Upcoming Events All »

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, April 23, 2018, 2:00pm

Shade Tree Board meeting

Monday, April 23, 2018, 7:00pm

Goshen Housing Authority Board meetings

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 7:00am

About

Nestled in the heart of Elkhart County, Goshen, Indiana is home to over 30,000 residents. Settled in 1831, it is the county seat.

The City prides itself on community service with many active service clubs and nonprofit organizations giving back on a daily basis. There are 33 religious denominations with 64 local churches.

Goshen has one of the most vibrant downtown's in the State!

The revitalization of the downtown contributes to the City's overall appeal to residents, visitors, business, industry and entrepreneurs.  In addition, Goshen’s business development philosophy is progressive and responsive with the City's Community Development Department focusing on the re-purposing of past industrial sites for future development. Goshen is an innovator in the use of Tax Increment Financing (TIF) directing tax dollars to neighborhoods needing assistance.

Seniors enjoy retiring in Goshen, home to Greencroft, which is the largest private senior care facility in Indiana. The 165-acre campus offers seniors a wide choice of housing options and activities.

With both public and private schools available, Goshen is among the top 10% of Indiana schools for National Merit Scholars. The City is home to the county's only four-year institution, Goshen College.

Goshen is home to IU Health Goshen Hospital and IU Health Center for Cancer Care.  Each of these medical care providers have won multiple state and national awards for patient and employee satisfaction.  In 2010, Dr. Douglas Schwartzendruber, Director of the Center for Cancer Care,  was named one of Time magazines top 100 people for his research of a melanoma vaccine.

 We are proud of our community...can you tell?