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Late-Winter Pruning

Friday, February 16, 2024

The Goshen Forestry Division will begin young tree pruning the week of February 19. Our initial focus will be on Oak trees in neighborhoods between Lincoln and Plymouth Avenues. Specifically, we will plan to work on street trees which the City planted in or near the right-of-way over the past 12... more

Community Relations Commission to host International Women's Day Luncheon

Thursday, February 15, 2024

The City of Goshen Community Relations Commission is hosting a luncheon on International Women’s Day, Friday, March 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Goshen Theater to celebrate and honor women in the Goshen community.  “I’m looking forward to celebrating the women of Goshen and am grateful... more

City of Goshen announces new firefighter training program in partnership with Goshen Community Schools

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

The City of Goshen and Goshen Community Schools announced a new Fire and EMS Pathway Program during Monday’s joint City Council and Goshen School Board meeting to enable students from Goshen High School to complete fire and EMS training.  “This exciting new partnership between the City of Goshen... more

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Board of Zoning Appeals

Today, 4:00pm

To view the webinar, please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89051557762 Or call: (301) 715-8592 or 312 626 6799 Webinar ID: 890 5155 7762

Board of Works

Thursday, February 29, 2024, 4:00pm

To join the webinar please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88469251269 or call +1 312 626 6799. Webinar ID: 884 6925 1269 Comments are no longer taken online.

Park Board Meeting

Monday, March 4, 2024, 4:00pm

Public may join in person or virtually by following this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89736482570

Elected Officials

The City of Goshen is governed by the Mayor and seven voting Common Council members. Five of the Councilors are elected to represent a voting district. Two councilors are elected to represent the city at-large.

Youth Advisor to the Common Council

The Council also has a Youth Advisor, a student elected annually by peers at Goshen High School. The Youth Advisor participates fully in Council proceedings, including voting, although the vote is not counted toward the legal outcome.

The Mayor, the Judge, the Clerk-Treasurer, and the Common Council Members each serve a four-year term that expires on December 31.

City Council Members


Gina Leichty, Mayor of Goshen, IndianaMAYOR OF GOSHEN
Gina Leichty (Democrat)
202 S. 5th St.
Goshen, Indiana 46528
574-533-9322
Fax: 574-533-3074

mayor@goshencity.com

 

 


CITY CLERK-TREASURER
Richard R. Aguirre (Democrat)
202 South 5th Street
Goshen, IN 46528
574-533-8625
Fax: 574-533-9740
richardaguirre@goshencity.com


 


CITY COURT JUDGE
Honorable Richard Mehl (Republican)
111 East Jefferson Street
Goshen, IN 46528
574-533-9365
Fax: 574-533-3235
citycourt@goshencity.com

 

 


 YOUTH ADVISER
 Jessica Velazquez Valdes
​ Non-voting member
 Goshen High School


 





 


COUNCIL AT LARGE
Brett Weddell (Republican)
916 Larimer Dr.
Goshen, IN 46526
574-533-2606
brettweddell@goshencity.com


 


COUNCIL AT LARGE
Linda Gerber (Democrat)
2510 S Main St.

Goshen, IN 46526
574-238-7780 

lindagerber@goshencity.com

 

 


 DISTRICT 1                                       Ordinance 4719 - Council District 1          

Don Riegsecker (Republican)
714 Reliance Rd. 
Goshen, IN 46526
574-202-3000
donaldriegsecker@goshencity.com

 

 

 

 


DISTRICT 2                                          Ordinance 4719 - Council District 2

Doug Nisley (Republican)
1929 W. Lincoln Ave.
Goshen, IN 46526
574-596-7454
dougnisley@goshencity.com

 

 


DISTRICT 3                                          Ordinance 4719 - Council District 3
Matt Schrock (Republican)
1212 E. Lincoln Ave.
Goshen, IN 46528
574-533-3450
mattschrock@goshencity.com

 

 

 


DISTRICT 4                                          Ordinance 4719 - Council District 4
Megan Peel (Democrat)
204 S. 6th St. 

Goshen, IN 46528
574-238-0253
meganpeel@goshencity.com

 

 

 


DISTRICT 5                                         Ordinance 4719 - Council District 5
Phil Lederach (Democrat)
504 Carter Rd. 

Goshen, IN 46526
574-538-9023 

phillederach@goshencity.com