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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: 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: 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:

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
Fax: 574-533-3074



Richard R. Aguirre (Democrat)
202 South 5th Street
Goshen, IN 46528
Fax: 574-533-9740


Honorable Richard Mehl (Republican)
111 East Jefferson Street
Goshen, IN 46528
Fax: 574-533-3235



 Jessica Velazquez Valdes
​ Non-voting member
 Goshen High School



Brett Weddell (Republican)
916 Larimer Dr.
Goshen, IN 46526


Linda Gerber (Democrat)
2510 S Main St.

Goshen, IN 46526



 DISTRICT 1                                       Ordinance 4719 - Council District 1          

Don Riegsecker (Republican)
714 Reliance Rd. 
Goshen, IN 46526





DISTRICT 2                                          Ordinance 4719 - Council District 2

Doug Nisley (Republican)
1929 W. Lincoln Ave.
Goshen, IN 46526



DISTRICT 3                                          Ordinance 4719 - Council District 3
Matt Schrock (Republican)
1212 E. Lincoln Ave.
Goshen, IN 46528




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

Goshen, IN 46528




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

Goshen, IN 46526