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REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL: BYSTANDER TRAINING

Thursday, July 18, 2019

The Goshen Community Relations Commission put out a request for proposals for a workshop for CRC members and elected officials to learn about the need for bystander training. Bystander training is based on social science principles that prepare individuals or groups to address a situation of... more

CITY OF GOSHEN DESIGNATES COOLING CENTERS, OFFERS FREE ACCESS TO POOL THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

The City of Goshen, in partnership with the Salvation Army, Maple City Chapel and Goshen Public Library, is working to provide resources for residents during the upcoming days with extreme heat. The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch for Elkhart County from Thursday,... more

JULY STORMWATER TOOLBOX NEWSLETTER

Monday, July 15, 2019

In this month's Newsletter read about how Indiana's stormwater regulations have only changed once since August 2003 and yet they are a way to keep America the Beautiful, beautiful. Lean about the beautiful and beastly sides of fireworks. Lastly, read about the 11 times the Elkhart River has reached minor... more

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Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, July 29, 2019, 2:00pm

First Fridays

Friday, August 2, 2019

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, August 5, 2019, 2:00pm

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.