Volunteers from Goshen and surrounding communities spent Monday morning, Nov. 25, planting fruit trees to start a community orchard at Abshire Park, 1302 E. Lincoln Ave. The planting was thanks, in part, to a $30,000 grant through the Arbor Day Foundation with corporate sponsorship from Enterprise Holdings Foundation. The trees will bear a variety of […]
The Goshen Economic Development Commission will have a seat open in 2020. The City Council will review applications and make an appointment to the Economic Development Commission for four years. The Goshen Economic Development Commission deals with matters related to the City of Goshen’s financing of economic development or pollution control facilities under Indiana Code […]
The City of Goshen has been awarded a $30,000 Community Resilience Grant through the Arbor Day Foundation with corporate sponsorship from Enterprise Holdings Foundation. The grant funds are to be used for the creation of a community orchard at Abshire Park. The initial idea for a community orchard was raised by Patrick Coonan, a Goshen […]
All City of Goshen offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 28 and 29, in observance of Thanksgiving Day. Trash collection services will be delayed by one day after Thursday, November 29.
The Interurban Trolley fixed route service and the Interurban Trolley ADA Access service will not operate in Elkhart or Goshen on Thursday, November 28, 2019, due to the Thanksgiving Day holiday. Regular service will resume on Friday, November 29, 2019. In addition, the Trolley Information offices and ADA Access Dispatch will be closed Thursday, November […]
No Water No Flush: Our water shields us from germs. If we didn’t have our precious water supply and water systems, we couldn’t protect ourselves and our families from sanitation-related illnesses and diseases. As citizens, help keep our water safe for all its uses by dropping off chemicals to Elkhart County’s household hazardous waste, dispose […]
Governing Body: Goshen Economic Improvement District Board Date of Meeting: December 5, 2019 Time of Meeting: 7:30 a.m. Place of Meeting: Goshen City Annex Building Conference Room 204 East Jefferson 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 will hold a public […]
The following boards and commissions seats will be vacated January 1, 2020. The Goshen City Council will make appointments for all the positions listed. Redevelopment Commission: Two (2) openings, each for one (1) year. To read about the Redevelopment Commission and some of the projects they’ve worked on, click here. Shade Tree Board: One (1) […]
Leaf pickup was paused this week after the city got close to two feet of snow Monday and early Tuesday. Piles of leaves got covered in snow and are now out of sight. Between Monday, Nov. 18, and Thanksgiving Day, the Street Department will continue collecting leaves, working extra hours to collect as much as […]
On Tuesday, Kercher Road, from Dierdorff Road to Lincolnway East (US 33), reopened to two-way traffic. It will remain two-way until the completion of the project.