Public Notices

Goshen Department announced winner of prestigious statewide award

The Goshen Parks & Recreation Department was named the winner of a statewide award for the opening of Kerry’s Kids Playground. The department received the 2020 Inclusion Program of Excellence Award from the Indiana Park and Recreation Association (IPRA) Wednesday, Feb. 12 at the association’s State Conference in Muncie, IN. The award praises an organization […]

NOTICE OF ADOPTION AND PURPORT OF BOND ORDINANCE

NOTICE OF DETERMINATION TO CONSTRUCT AND FINANCE ADDITIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS TO THE GOSHEN SEWAGE WORKS AND THE ADOPTION AND PURPORT OF THE ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING SAME Property owners, ratepayers and other interested parties in or served or to be served by the sewage works of the City of Goshen, Indiana (“City”), are hereby notified that on […]

REVISED DATES FOR ENVIRONMENTAL LUNCHEONS

All details from our previous post on our upcoming environmental luncheons are correct except that we have switched the presenters for each date. Matt Meersman, Director of the Saint Joseph River Basin Commission, will be presenting on Tuesday, February 25th, and Carrie Tauscher, State Community and Urban Forest Coordinator, will be speaking on Tuesday, March […]

COMMUNITY LUNCHEONS TO FOCUS ON ENVIRONMENT

Bring your own lunch and join the Department of Environmental Resilience to a series of community presentations and meetings as a lead up to some of the Climate Action Planning. The first meeting will be Tuesday, Feb. 25 from noon to 1 p.m. The speaker for the first meeting will be Carrie Tauscher, State Community […]

APPLY NOW FOR THE 30TH ANNUAL HELP-A-HOUSE PROGRAM IN GOSHEN

The following message is from Lacasa, Inc.: Applications are now available for the 30th annual Help-a-House home repair program in Goshen. In partnership with the City of Goshen, Lacasa’s Help-a-House program for households with limited income addresses issues that affect the safety and accessibility of the occupants or may affect the efficiency of the house. […]

Notice of Adoption of a Resolution Designating the “Benteler III Economic Revitalization Area” and Notice of Public Hearing

The Goshen Common Council passed Resolution 2020-01 on January 7, 2020 declaring the designation of the Benteler III Economic Revitalization Area at 910 Eisenhower Drive South, Goshen, Indiana for the purpose of phasing-in certain personal property taxes in connection with the installation of new manufacturing equipment by Benteler Automotive Corporation (“Benteler”). A description and map […]

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

All City of Goshen offices will be closed Monday, January 20, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Trash collection services WILL CONTINUE AS REGULARLY SCHEDULED on Monday and the rest of the week. The Board of Works meeting scheduled for Monday, January 20, has been canceled due to the holiday and a […]

CITY STAFF MONITORING RAIN, POTENTIAL FLOODING THIS WEEKEND

With the weather forecast calling for extended and intense periods of rain this weekend and Monday, the City of Goshen is monitoring areas that may be affected by flooding. The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for areas in Elkhart County, including some within Goshen’s city limits. Heavy rain is expected to cause […]

HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST: HELP KEEP OUR STORMDRAINS CLEAR

Local and national weather forecasts are calling for extended—and at times heavy—rain to occur late Thursday through late Saturday, with somewhere between 3 – 4 inches of rain falling on our area. If you live in a low-lying area that typically floods, please continue to monitor the weather forecast. City Departments have worked hard to […]

2020 GOSHEN WATER AND SEWER RATES IMPLEMENTED

On March 20, 2018 the Goshen City Council approved changes to the water and sewer rates and charges (per ordinances 4939 and 4940). This year, the monthly usage charge has been increased as follows: Cubic feet of water supplied Rate per 100 cubic feet First 3,000 cubic feet $2.53 Next 97,000 cubic feet $2.17 Over […]