Category Archives: Public Notice and meeting announcements

Under this category, public notices for various boards and committees are published.

PUBLIC NOTICE

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Stormwater Board of the City of Goshen Department of Stormwater Management Board will conduct a public hearing on November 21, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. in the Goshen Police & Court Building, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN, 46528. 

The purpose of the public hearing is to receive public comment concerning an amendment of Ordinance No. 4624, as amended, in order to amend and increase the stormwater user fees as follows: $22.05 per year per ERU as of January 1, 2023; $29.10 per year per ERU as of January 1, 2026; and $36.10 per year per ERU as of January 1, 2029.

The amendment of the Ordinance is available for public inspection at the Engineering Department, 204 East Jefferson Street, Suite 1, Goshen, IN 46528.  Interested members of the public are invited to attend the public hearing and to comment upon the Ordinance amendment.

Written comments may also be submitted prior to the hearing to Jason Kauffman, Stormwater Coordinator, 204 East Jefferson Street, Suite 1, Goshen, IN 46528. The Board of the City of Goshen Department of Stormwater Management may then act upon the Ordinance following the public hearing.

NOTICE OF CHANGE TO REGULARLY SCHEDULED
PUBLIC MEETING

Governing Body: Goshen Community Relations Commission
Date and Time of Meeting: Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022 at 7 p.m.
Place of Meeting: Goshen Police and Court Building

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Goshen Community Relations Commission public meeting scheduled for Monday, Oct. 10, 2022 at 7 p.m., has been rescheduled to Thursday, Oct. 6, 2022 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Court Room/Council Chambers at the Goshen Police and Court Building, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, Indiana.

INVITATION FOR BIDS–2023 Hybrid Pursuit SUV(s)

The City of Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety is soliciting sealed offers for the purchase of four (4) 2023 Hybrid Pursuit SUV(s) and the option to purchase up to four (4) additional Pursuit Hybrid SUV(s) at the same per unit price.

The complete Invitation for Bids packet may be obtained from the Goshen Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at 202 S. Fifth Street, Goshen, IN 46528.

Sealed bids must be received by the Goshen Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at 202 S. Fifth Street, Goshen, IN 46528 no later than 1:45 p.m. (local time) on August 8, 2022. The Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety will publicly opened and read aloud all bids received at its meeting on the same date at 2:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers at the Goshen Police & Court Building, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen.

Read the full bid package here.

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 5121, ESTABLISH RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE USE OF ELECTRIC FOOT SCOOTERS AND SHARED-USE ELECTRIC FOOT SCOOTER OPERATORS

Ordinance 5121, An Ordinance to Establish Rules and Regulations for the Use of Electric Foot Scooters and Shared-Use Electric Foot Scooter Operators, was passed by the Goshen Common Council on May 16, 2022, and approved and adopted by Mayor Stutsman on May 16, 2022. Ordinance 5121 establishes rules and regulations for the use of electric foot scooters in the City of Goshen, enforceable by an ordinance violation, and also establishes a licensing program for shared-use electric foot scooter operators. Ordinance 5121 is available for inspection in its entirety during regular business hours at the Goshen Clerk-Treasurer’s Office located at 202 South Fifth Street, Goshen, Indiana.

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 5120, LICENSING AND REGISTERING OF ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL CONTRACTORS

Ordinance 5120, An Ordinance Amending Ordinance Number 3757 and Ordinance Number 4702, to Allow Flexibility in Licensing and Registering of Electrical and Mechanical Contractors, was passed by the
Goshen Common Council on May 16, 2022, and approved and adopted by Mayor Stutsman on May 16,

Ordinance 5120 requires individuals acting in the capacity of an Electrical Contractor, Class A Mechanical Contractor or Class B Mechanical Contractor in the City of Goshen to be licensed with the City
and registered with the Goshen Building Department. Ordinance 5120 is available for inspection in its
entirety during regular business hours at the Goshen Clerk-Treasurer’s Office located at 202 South Fifth
Street, Goshen, Indiana.

NOTICE OF CHANGE OF MEETING DATE AND PLACE

Governing Body: Goshen Economic Improvement District Board
Date of Meeting: May 18, 2022
Time of Meeting: 7:30 a.m.
Place of Meeting: Goshen City Hall Conference Room 202 S. 5th Street, Goshen, Indiana

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Economic Improvement District Board previously scheduled for May 5, 2022 at the Annex Building Conference Room, 205 East Jefferson St., has been rescheduled to May 18, 2022 at 7:30 a.m. at the Goshen City Hall Conference Room, 202 S. 5th Street, Goshen, Indiana.

CITY OF GOSHEN, INDIANA
NOTICE OF SALE OF VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT

The Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety is offering the following surplus vehicles and equipment
(“Surplus Property”) for sale to the public by sealed bids:

2008 Ford Ranger; 2007 Chevy Impala; 2011 Chevy Impala; 2007 Chevy Impala; 2012 Chevy Impala;
2011 Chevy Impala; 2004 Dodge Stratus; 2010 Chevy Impala; 2003 Crown Victoria; 2015 Harley
Davidson; 2007 Chevy Impala; 2009 Chevy Impala; 2010 Chevy Impala; 2007 Chevy Impala; 2009 Chevy
Impala; 2002 Ford Explorer; 2007 Ford F250 with 2007 Boss V Plow 8’2″; 2002 Ford Excursion; 1992
Medtec Ambulance; 2005 Ford Escape; 2010 Ford Escape; 2010 Ford Escape; 2008 Ford Ranger; 2001
Ford F550; 11′ landscape-style dump bed with engine driven hydraulic pump; 1996 Club Golf Cart; 2005
Spaulding Patcher; 1999 GMC T7500; 2012 Monroe Salt Spreader; 2004 Textron Golf Cart; and Simplicity
Tractor.

Detailed information on the Surplus Property is available in the Bid Documents which can be obtained
from the Goshen Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at 202 South Fifth Street, Goshen, IN 46528 or on the City’s
current Bidding Opportunities portal at https://goshenindiana.org/bidding-opportunities.

The Surplus Property is being sold “AS IS, WHERE IS” with no warranty, express or implied, including
any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. A bidder shall make its own
inspection of the Surplus Property and rely solely upon the bidder’s observation in deciding to submit a
bid. A bidder shall not rely upon any representation or statements made by any City employee or agent.
Interested parties may inspect the Surplus Property on Saturday, April 2, 2022 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00
p.m. (local time) at the Goshen Street Department at 475 Steury Avenue, Goshen or by calling Central
Garage at 574-534-3703 to schedule an appointment.

Sealed bids must be submitted in accordance with the instructions and the terms and conditions that are
included in the Bid Documents. Reserve prices have been placed on the Surplus Property. City will not
collect any sales tax on any Surplus Property sold.

Bids will be received by the Goshen Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at 202 South Fifth Street, Goshen, IN 46528
until 1:45 p.m. (local time) on April 11, 2022. All bids received will be taken to the April 11, 2022 Board
of Public Works and Safety meeting at 2:00 p.m. to be publicly opened and read aloud. The Board
meeting will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers located at the Goshen Police & Court
Building, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Governing Body: Goshen Redevelopment Commission
Date of Meeting: February 18, 2022
Time of Meeting: 1:00 p.m.
Place of Meeting: City Courtroom/Council Chambers, 111 East Jefferson, Goshen, IN

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Goshen Redevelopment Commission will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at the City Courtroom/Council Chambers, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, Indiana.

NOTICE OF ADOPTION OF ORDINANCE 5114

Ordinance 5114, An Ordinance to Establish Rules and Regulations for Cemetery Properties in the City of
Goshen, Indiana, was passed by the Goshen Common Council on January 18, 2022 and approved and
adopted by Mayor Jeremy Stutsman on January 18, 2022. Ordinance 5114 prohibits any person from
entering or remaining on Cemetery Property after Cemetery Properties are closed to the public. Ordinance 5114 also prohibits a person from possessing or consuming any alcoholic beverage on any Cemetery Property in the City of Goshen. The City may enforce a violation of this ordinance pursuant to Indiana Code § 34-28-5, as amended from time to time, and the City of Goshen Ordinance Violations Bureau. Ordinance 5114 is available for inspection in its entirety online here, or during regular business hours at the Goshen Clerk- Treasurer’s Office located at 202 South Fifth Street, Goshen, Indiana.

NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

FOR RETROFITTING OF A TVI CAMERA TRUCK’S CRAWLER EQUIPMENT

Click here to review full RFP.

The City of Goshen has issued a Request for Proposals for the purchase and retrofitting of a TVI camera truck’s crawler equipment and Trade-in of current equipment. The complete Request for Proposals packet may be obtained from the Goshen Clerk-Treasurer’s Office at 202 S. Fifth Street, Goshen, IN 46528.

Sealed proposals must be received by the City of Goshen Legal Department, 204 E. Jefferson Street, Suite #2, Goshen, IN 46528 no later than 4:00 p.m. (local time) on March 25, 2022. The proposals will be opened on the due date. Proposals received by the City after the deadline described will not be accepted nor considered unless the vendor submitting a late proposal shows good cause for submitting a proposal after the deadline.