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June brush pickup begins next week

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

The monthly brush pickup will begin on the week of June 24, 2024. 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 first day in the morning at 7 a.m. Brush... more

Public Notice for Modification of Publicly Owned Treatment Works (POTW)

Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Pretreatment Program-City of Goshen Wastewater Treatment Plant Public Notice on behalf of:              United States Environmental Protection Agency                                                      ... more

City Offices closed for Juneteenth

Monday, June 17, 2024

The City of Goshen offices will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th in observance of the Juneteenth holiday. Trash and recycling services will continue as normal. more

Upcoming Events All »

Shade Tree Board

Monday, June 24, 2024, 7:00pm

This meeting is in-person only.

Board of Zoning Appeals

Tuesday, June 25, 2024, 4:00pm

To view the webinar, please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89051557762 Or call: (301) 715-8592 or 312 626 6799 Webinar ID: 890 5155 7762

Board of Works

Thursday, June 27, 2024, 4:00pm

To join the webinar please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88469251269

Backyard Habitat

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Backyard Wildlife Corridors Program

This program is born from the need to identify and expand available habitat spaces in Goshen and beyond. When natural areas are removed to create farms, homes, and commercial development, wildlife still needs suitable habitats to live and migrate.

The Backyard Wildlife Corridors program aims to locate and grow current local wildlife habitat spaces that link to become sustainable wildlife corridors. The Goshen Environmental Resilience Department encourages residents to register their wildlife habitat space for the mapping project.

The resulting map will be available to everyone. There will be opportunities to select certain wildlife species, such as Monarch caterpillars, which eat milkweeds exclusively, and see their corresponding habitat.   No personal identifiers will be included. Please participate by adding your habitat space to the database. Mapping allows you and others to see where critical habitat corridors are.

Do you have a backyard habitat?

Register your habitat space to help us identify wildlife corridors that go through the city.

Register Here

See the map! coming soon

Backyard Habitat Plants and Supplies

If you are a resident in the City of Goshen or an employee of the City of Goshen, you are eligible for free plants, shrubs, and trees in our Backyard Wildlife Corridors Program.

Application for Free Backyard Habitat Supplies

  Backyard Habitat Brochure

 

 

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