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RAILROAD CROSSING CLOSURE: INDIANA AVENUE

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

The Railroad crossing at Indiana Avenue (CR 21) is closed until Saturday, Aug. 24, as Norfolk Southern works on repairs to the crossing. more

AUGUST BRUSH COLLECTION

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

The August brush pickup will begin on Monday, August 26. During scheduled brush collections, the Street Department will make only one pass through the city to pick up brush. Residents are asked to have their brush by the front curb, but not in the street, by that first day in the morning at 7 a.m.... more

GROWING GOSHEN TOGETHER FALL SERIES ANNOUNCED

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Following a successful pilot community conversation in the spring, the Goshen Community Relations Commission (CRC) and Goshen Community Schools (GCS) will embark on a series of events in the next several months that will encourage discourse around topics that uniquely affect Goshen’s residents. A... more

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Emergency Response Team

Goshen City Police Emergency Response Team (E.R.T.)

The Goshen E.R.T. consists of thirteen operators all specializing in specific weapons and responsibilities.  E.R.T. works jointly with all other special units of the Goshen Police Dept to include K-9, negotiators, patrol rifles, or other agencies.  E.R.T. is not a full time position with the Goshen Police Department. Each officer has a full time duty or job on the police department whether it be patrolman, detective, School officer, etc.  E.R.T. members perform this job above and beyond their normal duties and are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Each E.R.T. operator has to have at least two years on the police department, pass physical standards, be interviewed for the position and a 90% shooting accuracy requirement.  The E.R.T. commander Officer J. Owens has been with the Goshen Police Department for 5 years and is currently a patrolman on afternoon shift.