Tuesday, April 23, 2019
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... more
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
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... more
Friday, April 19, 2019
The west side of the 200 block of South Main Street. The City of Goshen took ownership of Madison Street and Main Street, between Madison and Pike streets on Friday, April 19, as the designation of US 33 moved to the new overpass. Changes will not be immediately noticeable, but plans to modify Main... more
The City of Goshen's CDBG Annual Action Plan for Program Year 2019 has been prepared and is available for public review and comment beginning March 21, 2019. The Plan will be available for review at the Office of the Mayor, 202 S. 5th Street, Goshen; Goshen Public Library, 601 S. 5th Street, Goshen; and Goshen City Planning Department, 204 E. Jefferson, Suite 4, Goshen.
Proposed 2019 Action Plan
For program year 2019 the City of Goshen expects to receive an estimated allocation of $273,750 in CDBG funds, and will use an estimated $38,815 of Program Income, an estimated $25,000 of prior year resources, and an estimated $11,185 of miscellaneous income, for an estimated total budget of $348,750.
The proposed use of CDBG funds for program year 2019 is as follows:
Comments may be submitted to Rhonda Yoder, Goshen City Planning, 204 E. Jefferson, Suite 4, Goshen, IN 46528; 574-537-3815, email@example.com on or before 30 days after March 21, 2019, and no later than April 19, 2019. A summary of comments and responses will be submitted to HUD.
The City will hold a public hearing on the proposed 2019 Annual Plan on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at 7:00 PM during the City Council meeting in the City Council Chambers, at the Goshen Police and Courts Building, 111 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen. The Goshen Police and Courts Building is handicapped accessible. Non-English speaking persons and others needing special assistance to participate in the hearing process should contact the City as soon as possible.
The public hearing will include a review of the proposed 2019 Annual Plan, a review of the current 2018 program year, and opportunity for citizen comment.
The Planning Department manages Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds received by the City of Goshen from the federal government.
Funds are provided to help limited income homeowners maintain their properties, for infrastructure reconstruction, and for grants to public service agencies.
Each Annual Action Plan is prepared following the priority needs and specific objectives for community and neighborhood development in the City of Goshen for the CDBG Five-year Consolidated Plan (2015-2019):
1) Housing Opportunities
2) Access to Services
3) Neighborhood Revitalization
For any questions regarding the CDBG program, please contact Rhonda Yoder in the Planning Department at:
204 E. Jefferson St., Suite 4
Goshen, IN 46528