Category Archives: Public Notice

NOTICE FOR REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS TO PURCHASE 65706 STATE ROAD 15, GOSHEN, REAL ESTATE

The Goshen Redevelopment Commission is soliciting proposals to purchase 65706 State Road 15, Goshen, Indiana. Informational packages describing the requirements for the proposals may be obtained from Mark Brinson, Community Development Director, 204 E. Jefferson St., Ste 6, Goshen, IN 46528 (574-537-3824).

Written proposals must be submitted to Mark Brinson, Community Development Director, 204 E. Jefferson St., Ste. 6, Goshen, IN 46528 on or before 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 11, 2019. The proposals will be opened at the Redevelopment Commission meeting at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2019. The meeting will be held at the Goshen Police & Court Building in the City Court Room/Council Chambers, 111 E. Jefferson St., Goshen.

All proposals shall meet the requirements set forth in the solicitation. A proposal submitted by a trust (as defined by IC 30-4-1-1(a)) must identify the beneficiary of the trust and settlor empowered to revoke or modify the trust. The City reserves the right to waive (but is not required to waive) any inconsistency between any proposal submitted and the requirements contained in the solicitation.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTION: KERCHER ROAD

Street. Construction workers in the background. Construction sign in the foreground that reads: "Road Construction Ahead."

Starting Wednesday, May 15, traffic will be restricted on Kercher Road from Dierdorff Road to US 33. Traffic will only be allowed to travel westbound through the corridor to allow the contractor to work on the south side of the road. Eastbound traffic will be detoured south on Dierdorff to CR 40. The road restriction is expected to last until mid-November.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Governing Body: ​Goshen Community Relations Commission

Date of Meeting: May 14, 2019

Time of Meeting:​ 7 p.m.

Place of Meeting:​ Annex Conference Room
​204 E. Jefferson St.
​Goshen, Indiana

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Community Relations Commission will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, May 14 at 7 p.m. at the Annex Building’s Conference Room, 204 E. Jefferson St., Goshen, Indiana.

PUBLIC NOTICE

On Saturday April 27, 2019 starting at 8:30 a.m. the Community Relations Commission will be holding its planning retreat at the Rieth Interpretative Center located at 410 West Plymouth Avenue, Goshen, Indiana.

Let this serve as further NOTICE that members of the Goshen City Common Council, may individually or severally from the time to time attend standing or special meeting of other boards and commissions held according to IC 5-14-1.5 et seq., in order to receive information and remain informed of administrative policy formulation and related matters of public import.  Should three (3) or more members of the Goshen City Common Council be in attendance at NO TIME will a vote be taken or any action part from receiving information or deliberating unless otherwise EXPRESSLY provided by proper notice, all pursuant to IC 5-14-1.5 et seq.

OFFICE of the CLERK-TREASURER

PUBLIC NOTICE

On Thursday April 25, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Goshen High School, the Community Relations Commission and Goshen Community Schools will be hosting a “Community Conversation.”

Let this serve as further NOTICE that members of the Goshen City Common Council, may individually or severally from the time to time attend standing or special meeting of other boards and commissions held according to IC 5-14-1.5 et seq., in order to receive information and remain informed of administrative policy formulation and related matters of public import. Should three (3) or more members of the Goshen City Common Council be in attendance at NO TIME will a vote be taken or any action part from receiving information or deliberating unless otherwise EXPRESSLY provided by proper notice, all pursuant to IC 5-14-1.5 et seq.

OFFICE of the CLERK-TREASURER

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Pursuant to the provisions of the Open Door Law and Indiana Code 5-14-1.5-5, the Board of Directors of the Goshen Redevelopment Authority will hold a public meeting on Monday, March 11, 2019 at 2:15 p.m. (or immediately following the Board of Public Works and Safety and Stormwater Board meeting). The meeting will be held in the Court Room/Council Chambers at the Goshen Police and Court Building, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, Indiana.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

On Proposal to Establish the Annual Tax Rate for the City of Goshen Cumulative Capital Development Fund

The Goshen Common Council will hold a public hearing at its meeting on March 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at which City of Goshen taxpayers may be heard concerning a proposal to establish the annual tax rate for the Cumulative Capital Development Fund. The hearing will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers at the Goshen Police & Court Building, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen. Following the public hearing, the Common Council will consider a proposed ordinance to establish the annual tax rate for the Cumulative Capital Development Fund.

The Cumulative Capital Development Fund as authorized under the provisions of Indiana Code §§ 6-1.1-41-1 et seq., Indiana Code §§ 36-9-15.5-1 et seq., and city ordinance, may be used for any or all the purposes specified by Indiana Code § 36-9-15.5-2. The proposed tax will be levied on all taxable property within the City of Goshen and will not exceed Five Cents ($0.0500) on each One Hundred Dollars ($100) of assessed valuation. The proposed tax will be levied beginning with 2019 taxes payable in 2020.

If the Common Council passes and adopts the proposed ordinance, the City of Goshen will publish a notice of adoption. At least fifty (50) City of Goshen taxpayers may file a petition with the Elkhart County Auditor not later than noon thirty (30) days after the publication of the notice of adoption stating their objections to the establishment of the annual tax rate for the Cumulative Capital Development Fund. Upon filing of a valid petition, the Auditor shall immediately certify the petition to the Indiana Department of Local Government Finance (DLGF), and the DLGF shall schedule a hearing on the petition.

The proposal to establish the annual tax rate for the Cumulative Capital Development Fund is subject to the approval by the DLGF.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

On Proposal to Establish the Annual Tax Rate for the City of Goshen
Cumulative Building and Sinking Fund for Municipal Sewers.

The Goshen Common Council will hold a public hearing at its meeting on March 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at which City of Goshen taxpayers may be heard concerning a proposal to establish the annual tax rate for the Cumulative Building and Sinking Fund for Municipal Sewers. The hearing will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers at the Goshen Police & Court Building, 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen. Following the public hearing, the Common Council will consider a proposed ordinance to establish the annual tax rate for the Cumulative Building and Sinking Fund for Municipal Sewers.

The Cumulative Building and Sinking Fund for Municipal Sewers as authorized under the provisions of Indiana Code §§ 6-1.1-41-1 et seq., Indiana Code §§ 36-9-26-1 et seq., and city ordinance, may be used for any or all the purposes specified by Indiana Code § 36-9-26-2(a). The proposed tax will be levied on all taxable property within the City of Goshen and will not exceed Three and Thirtythree hundredths Cents ($0.0333) on each One Hundred Dollars ($100) of assessed valuation. The proposed tax will be levied beginning with 2019 taxes payable in 2020.

If the Common Council passes and adopts the proposed ordinance, the City of Goshen will publish a notice of adoption. At least fifty (50) City of Goshen taxpayers may file a petition with the Elkhart County Auditor not later than noon thirty (30) days after the publication of the notice of adoption stating their objections to the establishment of the annual tax rate for the Cumulative Building and Sinking Fund for Municipal Sewers. Upon filing of a valid petition, the Auditor shall immediately certify the petition to the Indiana Department of Local Government Finance (DLGF), and the DLGF shall schedule a hearing on the petition.

The proposal to establish the annual tax rate for the Cumulative Building and Sinking Fund for Municipal Sewers is subject to the approval by the DLGF.