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BRUSH TRAILER PROGRAM

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

The brush trailer program this year will begin Monday, April 13 and will run through October 23. The trailer can be reserved for the removal of large amounts of brush.  If a homeowner is trimming his own bushes or trees, they can schedule a trailer to be dropped off to put their brush in. This... more

TESTING SITES AND THE CARES ACT

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

The following is a message by the Elkhart County Health Department. Haga click aqui para ver el comunicado de prensa en español. Incident Command has been asked to share where testing sites are and if the person being tested would be charged for the test being processed. It is still required... more

CITY OFFICES CLOSED FRIDAY, APRIL 10

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

City offices will be closed Friday, April 10 after 1 p.m. If you need to speak with a City staff person, please call Friday before 1 p.m. or Monday, April 13. As a reminder, City buildings remain closed to the public and some staff may not be working due to measures taken by the City to help... more

Upcoming Events All »

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, April 13, 2020, 2:00pm

Redevelopment Commission

Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 3:00pm

CANCELED–Community Relations Commission

Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 7:00pm

Clerk-Treasurer's office

L to R: Cindy Fee, Erin Fowler, Cheryl Stoner, Rhonda Peacock, Adam Scharf


Adam Scharf, Clerk-Treasurer

City Hall
202 S 5th St. Suite 2
Goshen, IN 46528-3714
574-533-8625
Fax: 574-533-9740
clerktreasurer@goshencity.com

 

 

 


The Clerk-Treasurer, a four-year elected official, serves as the fiscal and public records officer of the City of Goshen. Adam Scharf was elected the City's Clerk-Treasurer Nov. 5, 2019. He took office Jan. 1, 2020.

The office of the Clerk-Treasurer processes the receipts and expenditures of all City money; 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 rates.

As the clerk of the City Council and Board of Public Works, the Clerk-Treasurer is also responsible for managing agendas, recording proceedings and maintaining records and documents. The Clerk-Treasurer's office maintains copies of ordinances and resolutions, along with 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 (City Hall, 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.