Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Monday was the beginning of three road closures in close proximity to each other in the downtown Goshen area. The City Engineering Department had carefully coordinated the closures for the 100 block of South Main Street and the 200 and 300 block of West Lincoln Avenue between the various contracted... more
Friday, June 14, 2019
Due to construction at the Goshen Theater, Main Street will be closed between Jefferson and Washington streets beginning Monday, June 17 for for about a week and a half. The detour will be Third Street, from Lincoln Avenue to Madison Street. more
Thursday, June 13, 2019
The Goshen Board of Public Works and Safety will conduct a public hearing at its regular meeting on June 24, 2019 at 2:00 p.m to determine whether the City of Goshen should sell the real estate at 1201 College Ave., Goshen, Indiana. The hearing will be held in the City Court Room/Council Chambers at... 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