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Notice of Adoption of a Resolution Designating the “Benteler III Economic Revitalization Area” and Notice of Public Hearing

Friday, January 17, 2020

The Goshen Common Council passed Resolution 2020-01 on January 7, 2020 declaring the designation of the Benteler III Economic Revitalization Area at 910 Eisenhower Drive South, Goshen, Indiana for the purpose of phasing-in certain personal property taxes in connection with the installation of new manufacturing... more

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

All City of Goshen offices will be closed Monday, January 20, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Trash collection services WILL CONTINUE AS REGULARLY SCHEDULED on Monday and the rest of the week. The Board of Works meeting scheduled for Monday, January 20, has been canceled due... more

CITY STAFF MONITORING RAIN, POTENTIAL FLOODING THIS WEEKEND

Friday, January 10, 2020

With the weather forecast calling for extended and intense periods of rain this weekend and Monday, the City of Goshen is monitoring areas that may be affected by flooding. The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for areas in Elkhart County, including some within Goshen’s city... more

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Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, February 3, 2020, 2:00pm

City Council meeting

Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 7:00pm

First Fridays

Friday, February 7, 2020

Clerk-Treasurer's office


Adam Scharf, Clerk-Treasurer

City Hall
202 S 5th St.
Goshen, IN 46528-3714
574-533-8625
Fax: 574-533-9740
clerktreasurer@goshencity.com

 

 

 


Adam Scharf was elected the City's Clerk-Treasurer Nov. 5, 2019. He took office Jan. 1, 2020. The primary function of the Clerk-Treasurer, a four-year elected official, is to serve as the fiscal officer of the City of Goshen.

The Clerk-Treasurer processes the receipts and expenditures of all City money; prescribes the payroll for the City; determines the manner in which vendors, officers and employees are paid; manages all City financial accounts; makes all investments on behalf of the City; prepares the budget estimates of revenue, financial statements and the proposed tax rate; manages all City records; serves as the clerk of the City Council and Board of Public Works by preparing agendas, recording proceedings and maintaining custody of records.

The Clerk-Treasurer's office maintains copies of ordinances and resolutions along with the records for city-owned cemeteries.

The office is responsible for payments that are due to the City but are billed through other departments such as: airport hanger billings, cemetery payments, curb and gutter, sidewalk, tree payments and street cut permit payments.

The Clerk-Treasurer's office accepts debit/credit cards. There are fees associated with this process:

  • If you pay in the Clerk-Treasurer's office (202 S. 5th St.), there is a 3% convenience fee with a minimum charge of $2.
  • If you pay over the phone (1-866-480-8552), there is a 3.95% convenience fee with a minimum charge of $2.50.
  • If you pay via the internet (https://pay.paygov.us/EndUser/PaymentAgency.aspx?ttid=10895(link is external)), there is a 4.95% convenience fee with a minimum charge of $3.