Tuesday, May 23, 2023
The monthly brush pickup will begin on the week of May 29, 2023. During scheduled brush collections, the Street Department will make only one pass through the city to pick up brush. Please have your brush by the front curb, but not in the street, by that first day in the morning at 7 a.m.... more
Monday, May 22, 2023
The Boil Order for South Main Street and Carter Road was canceled on Friday, May 19th. The samples have been taken, test results are satisfactory, and boiling your water is no longer necessary. Thank you for your patience and for the water conservation measures you followed. If you have any questions,... more
Thursday, May 18, 2023
Notice is given that Ordinance 5159, Amending Ordinance Violations Bureau, was passed by the Goshen Common Council on May 15, 2023, and approved and adopted by Mayor Stutsman. Ordinance 5159 describes and continues the operation of previously established City of Goshen Ordinance Violations Bureau;... more
Thursday, June 1, 2023, 7:30am
Downtown Goshen Economic Improvement District
Thursday, June 1, 2023, 2:00pm
Monday, June 5, 2023, 2:00pm
To join the webinar please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82986722338 or call 309-205-3325. Webinar ID: 829 8672 2338. Comments are no longer taken online.
City of Goshen Community Development Block Grant
The City of Goshen's CDBG Annual Action Plan for Program Year 2023 has been prepared and may be reviewed by clicking the underlined link above. A hard copy is available for review upon request at the Planning Office located at the City Annex Building, 204 E. Jefferson Street.
For program year 2023, the City of Goshen expects to receive an allocation of $267,010 in CDBG funds. This allocation will be combined with miscellaneous income in the amount of $7,000 and $78,000 in prior years’ resources for an estimated total budget of $352,010.
The proposed use of CDBG funds for program year 2023 is as follows:
Questions may be directed to Theresa Cummings, Goshen City Planning, 204 E. Jefferson Street, Suite 4, Goshen, IN, 46528; (574) 533-9370, firstname.lastname@example.org. The City of Goshen intends to submit the proposed Annual Action Plan for Program Year 2023 before the HUD deadline of May 17th, 2023.
2023 Annual Action Plan Citizen Participation Schedule
The City of Goshen is preparing the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Annual Action Plan for Program Year 2023 (July 1, 2023, through June 30, 2024) and is soliciting public input.
For Program Year 2023, the City of Goshen expects to fund program activities in the following areas:
The priority needs included in the 2020-2024 Consolidated Plan are listed further down the page below.
Community Development Block Grant Public Participation Schedule for Program Year 2023
January 12, 2023 – Public Notice of meeting / hearing to run in the legal section of the Goshen News
January 20, 2023 – Annual Action Plan Public Hearing and Planning Meeting @ 9:30 AM in the Annex Conference Room, 204 E. Jefferson St.
January 20, 2023 – Annual Action Plan Mandatory Subrecipient Meeting and Training @ 10:00 AM
February 23, 2023 – Share information about upcoming Annual Action Plan Schedule with Indiana Region 2 Homeless Coalition @ 9:00 AM via Zoom meeting
February 24, 2023 – Subrecipient applications due @ 12:00 PM
March 10, 2023 – Email notice of draft plan availability and public comment period, upcoming public meetings, post draft plan on City website, and make hard copy available at City Planning Office
March 13, 2023 – Public Notice of meeting / draft plan availability to run in legal section of the Goshen News
March 14, 2023 – Start of 30 day comment period
March 20, 2023 – Public Hearing at City Council to review 2023 draft plan, including tentative 2023 budget and 2022 CDBG expenditures to-date @ 6:00 PM
April 12, 2023 – End of 30-day comment period
April 17, 2023 – Final resolution authorizing submittal of plan at City Council Meeting @ 6:00 PM
May 12, 2023 – Submit Annual Action Plan to US Department of Housing and Urban Development
To access the Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program of the City of Goshen for Program Year 2021 click here - Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report (CAPER)
APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN for the owner-occupied rehabilitation program! For information about this program and how to apply, visit https://lacasainc.net/programs/help-a-house/
The CDBG program is operated in accordance with the Citizen Participation Plan. To access the current Citizen Participation Plan click here - Citizen Participation Plan
To access the current Annual Action Plan for Program Year 2022 (July 1, 2022-June 30, 2023) amended in November to include homeownership assistance, click here- Annual Action Plan for Program Year 2022
To access the current Five-Year Consolidated Plan (2020-2024), amended to include CDBG-CV funds made available in Program Year 2020 and amended to include homeownership assistance, click here- Five -Year Consolidated Plan (2020-2024)
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 (2020-2024):
1) Housing Opportunities
2) Access to Services
3) Neighborhood Revitalization
For any questions regarding the CDBG program, please contact the Planning Department at:
204 E. Jefferson St., Suite 4
Goshen, IN 46528
Rhonda Yoder, CDBG Administrator
Theresa Cummings, Community Development Specialist