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Goshen Parks and Recreation to host a family movie night at Shanklin Park

Friday, July 19, 2024

Goshen’s Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its second movie in the park this summer on Friday, August 2nd at 7 p.m. at Shanklin Park, featuring the 2023 Pixar film “Elementals.” Bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy this family-friendly movie on the big screen. A concession stand will... more

Tentative dates for Norfolk Southern railroad crossing closures announced

Thursday, July 11, 2024

The City of Goshen’s Engineering Department announced during Thursday’s Board of Works meeting a tentative timeline for the upcoming railroad crossing closures by Norfolk Southern. The City’s engineering department has been in communication with Norfolk Southern since the city was notified last week... more

Update on upcoming Norfolk Southern crossing closures

Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Last week, the City of Goshen informed residents that Norfolk Southern plans to close several crossings throughout the month of July to install new rails with an approximate start date of July 8th. The work is now expected to begin on Tuesday, July 9th, or Wednesday, July 10th, and will continue through... more

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CANCELLED City Council

Monday, July 22, 2024, 6:00pm

To view a live stream of this meeting, go to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81652777559 or call +1 305 224 1968, Webinar ID: 816 5277 7559. Comments are no longer taken online. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81652777559

Shade Tree Board

Monday, July 22, 2024, 7:00pm

This meeting is in-person only.

Board of Zoning Appeals

Tuesday, July 23, 2024, 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

Fire

In case of an emergency dial 911. The non-emergency business number is 533-7878. The office hours are 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

Chief - Dan Sink - fireambulance@goshencity.com

Assistant Chief of Operations - Anthony Powell - fireambulance@goshencity.com

Assistant Chief of EMS - Shane McKerchie - fireambulance@goshencity.com

Assistant Chief of Training - Steffen Schrockfireambulance@goshencity.com

Chief Fire Inspector - Scott Thomas -  fireprevention@goshencity.com


The Goshen Fire Department is staffed by 56 professional firefighters, paramedics, and emergency medical technicians. The department has three pumpers, one ladder truck, one reserve pumper, one rescue truck and one boat. The Goshen Fire Department is dispatched by the Elkhart County Dispatch Center.


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Protect Your Family and Home by securely sharing information with Goshen Fire Department about your family and home that will help us provide you and your family with faster and better help in the case of an emergency.  Download the MyLS app and enter entity code: 222725

 

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If you have any questions about fire safety, feel free to contact the Goshen Fire Department’s Inspection and Prevention Bureau at 574-537-3827. They will be happy to assist you with any questions you may have about the use of smoke detectors or other fire safety-related matters.

Click Here to view the Get Alarmed Program

 

 

Click here to view the Goshen Fire Department Pre-Inspection Checklist* for your business. 

*These Items do not cover ALL possible requirements for specific occupancies. These are GUIDELINES ONLY. All local, state, and federal codes, ordinances and rules must be followed.

 

 

 

Tours of the stations are available. To schedule click here or if within 7 days please call 574-533-7878. The fire department will also send a representative to your classroom or place of business.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Goshen Fire Department offers this training to your employees for a donation. Please contact Goshen Fire Department at 574-533-7878 or 574-533-8686 for additional information.

 

 

 

 

NEW: City of Goshen Ambulance User Fee Schedule

EMS Bill Payment

The fire department accepts debit/credit cards for patient billing. $2.50 for transactions under $67.00 / 3.95% for anything over $67.00. You can also drop off or mail your payment to: Central Fire Station located at 209 N. 3rd St., Goshen, IN 46526. Click here to pay online (same transaction fees apply). For questions regarding your bill, you may call 1-800-926-6985.

Car seat inspections

The Fire and Police Departments DO NOT have staff certified to inspect cars. To get an inspection, you may contact the Elkhart County Sheriff's Department at 891.2300. Click here for more information.

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