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HELP THE CITY OF GOSHEN DECORATE THE MIRTH TREE

Friday, December 9, 2022

This holiday season, we encourage you to take some time to get creative and help decorate the Mirth Tree! In an effort to reduce waste, the City of Goshen’s Department of Environment Resilience (GDER) wants to encourage you to see what you can create with only the things you can find or recycle.... more

Stormwater Partnership Surface Water Report on Annual Trends in Water Quality Published

Friday, December 9, 2022

The St. Joseph River Basin Commission has published a report analyzing over a decade of water quality data collected by the Elkhart County Health Department as part of the Greater Elkhart County Stormwater Partnership’s long-term surface water monitoring program. The report focuses on long-term... more

COMMUNITY INPUT MEETING

Friday, December 9, 2022

WHEN: Thursday, December 15, 2022 at 6:30 p.m.WHERE: Prairie View Elementary School Gym, 1730 Regent Street, Goshen Please plan to attend to learn more about the mixed-use development being proposed for this 170-acres of land on the south side of Goshen including: Types and quantities of... more

Upcoming Events All »

Board of Works & Safety & Stormwater Board

Monday, December 12, 2022, 2:00pm

To join the webinar, please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81801258378 Or call: (301) 715-8592 or 312 626 6799 Webinar ID: 847 4800 4365 Dial *9 to "raise hand" and speak during public comment

Community Relations Commission

Monday, December 12, 2022, 7:00pm

Redevelopment Commission

Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 3:00pm

Environmental Center

 

The City of Goshen has entered into an agreement with Soil Solutions, Ft. Wayne to manage the Environmental Center. Located at 20100 CR 19, Goshen, the environmental center accepts organic waste from Goshen residents.

Summer hours: April 1–Nov. 30 (currently)
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Winter hours: Dec. 1–March 31
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Closed Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

574-533-6200

At no charge, City residents may bring their leaves and brush, but must show proof of residence. Soil Solutions will verify residency requirements by driver's license or similar IDs. 

For a fee, residents may dispose of yard waste, such as grass clippings, garden flowers and vegetables, shrubs, limbs, seasonal decorations (straw or Christmas decorations). The center also sells mulch and top soil.

Visit the Environmental Center's Facebook Page for more information.