Public Notices

BRUSH TRAILER PROGRAM

The brush trailer program this year will begin Monday, April 13 and will run through October 23. The trailer can be reserved for the removal of large amounts of brush.  If a homeowner is trimming his own bushes or trees, they can schedule a trailer to be dropped off to put their brush in. This […]

TESTING SITES AND THE CARES ACT

The following is a message by the Elkhart County Health Department. Haga click aqui para ver el comunicado de prensa en español. Incident Command has been asked to share where testing sites are and if the person being tested would be charged for the test being processed. It is still required that all testing sites […]

CITY OFFICES CLOSED FRIDAY, APRIL 10

City offices will be closed Friday, April 10 after 1 p.m. If you need to speak with a City staff person, please call Friday before 1 p.m. or Monday, April 13. As a reminder, City buildings remain closed to the public and some staff may not be working due to measures taken by the City […]

UPCOMING PODCAST ABOUT GOSHEN’S COMMUNITY ORCHARD

WHEN: April 7, 2020, at noon EST Join us as we talk with Patrick Coonan about his work creating Goshen’s Community Orchard. Patrick will explain the vision for the project and discuss how a public orchard provides opportunities to foster sustainable food practices in our community. Learn how you can participate in this amazing project […]

FIRST FRIDAYS TO HOST ONLINE EXPERIENCE

First Fridays will host its first-ever online experience! Join the community online this Friday, watch a live concert and consider supporting your local businesses and nonprofits. We ask you stay home and join the virtual celebration; please continue to practice good health measures and distancing to help us slow the spread of COVID-19. Go to […]

COVID-19 INFORMATIONAL HOTLINE AND GARAGE SALES

The following is a message from the Elkhart County Health Department. The LIVE Elkhart County COVID-19 Information Line is fully up and running. This is an INFORMATION ONLY line. We will not be providing the paperwork needed for testing. The phone number is 574-523-2106. Due to the limited number of calls, we are changing the […]

CENSUS 2020: PARTICIPATE TODAY ONLINE OR ON PHONE

Census day is April 1, 2020, and it marks the beginning of the national count. Every person residing in the US must be counted—it’s required by the constitution!—please consider filling out the Census today and help shape our community for the next 10 years. Census results help determine: How billions of dollars in federal funding […]

WHY YOU MUST STAY AT HOME

The following message is from the Elkhart County Health Department. Para leer el comunicado en español, haga clic aquí. The Elkhart County Health Department shared the following message about the importance of staying home when possible: Now is a critical time in our ability to control the spread of COVID-19. What YOU do now will […]

INDIANA’S ONLY AIR SHOW IN 2020 CANCELED

Two major events scheduled to be held this summer at the Goshen Municipal Airport have been canceled in response to recent public health concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Randy Sharkey, Manager of the Goshen Municipal Airport, announced that he has received confirmation that America’s Freedom Fest, Goshen’s annual air show and fireworks celebration originally scheduled […]

INTERURBAN TROLLEY SERVICE WILL WAIVE FARES AND IMPLEMENT REAR DOOR BOARDING IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19

Beginning Saturday, March 28, 2020, the Interurban Trolley will waive all fares on both its fixed route and Interurban Trolley Access service in an effort to maintain social distancing until further notice. In addition, we will also implement rear door boarding measures on all of our fixed route vehicles and ask that all riders board […]