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
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
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
Adam Scharf, Clerk-Treasurer
202 S 5th St.
Goshen, IN 46528-3714
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: