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Final Leaf Pickup of 2023

Sunday, December 10, 2023

The Goshen Street Department will make one last round of leaf collecting beginning Monday, December 11. Residents who miss this round can still take their leaves to the Environmental Center. Located at 20100 CR 19, the center accepts brush and leaves, loose or in bags, at no charge to Goshen... more

Goshen continues annual Mirth Tree ornament exchange

Monday, December 4, 2023

'Tis the season for spreading joy and reducing waste in Goshen! The City of Goshen's Department of Environmental Resilience is excited to announce the 3rd Annual Mirth Tree Ornament Exchange, a festive initiative to celebrate the holidays in an eco-friendly way. This is the third year residents... more

City of Goshen awarded state volunteerism award

Friday, December 1, 2023

The Environmental Resilience Department poses with the award. Back L to R: Lee Bergey; Aaron Sawatsky-Kingsley, Director of Environmental Resilience; Levi Moser. Front L to R: Theresa Sailor, Education Grant Writer; Melanie Helmuth, Urban Forestry Assistant; Acadia Imhof; Alexa Kennel; Brandi Devoe,... more

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Board of Works

Today, 2:00pm

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.

Shade Tree Board

Today, 7:00pm

This meeting is in-person only.

Redevelopment Commission

Tuesday, December 12, 2023, 3:00pm

Goshen Water Fest

Dreaming of Clean Water

When: Saturday, June 11 from 10am-2pm

Where: Mill Street Park (212 Prospect Ave)


  • Storm Drain Mural Art Project Unveiling
  • Rock Run Creek Trash Clean-Up
  • Reptiles, Amphibians, and Macro Invertebrates
  • Kids Activities
  • Information on Your Water Utilities
  • Music
  • Food Trucks
  • And More!! 

It's a Walk/Bike Event! Check out suggested parking and walking routes on our interactive map. Full screen can be accessed at: 

Order of Events

10:15 – Clean-up crew leaves from City tent

11:00 – Dunk Tank: Jason Kauffman, Stormwater Coordinator

11:15 – Clean-up crew leaves from City tent

12:00 – Recognition of Drain Art Muralists

             Dunk Tank: Jeromy Sheets, Director of Athletics and Student Activities (GJHS and GIS)     

12:15 – Clean-up crew leaves from City tent

12:30 – Dunk Tank: PJ Wolf, Dean of Students (GHS)

1:00  –  Dunk Tank: Mayor Jeremy Stutsman

1:15  –  Clean-up crew leaves from City tent

1:45  –  People’s Choice Award Winning Mural Announcement


Get Involved

Volunteer: Reach out to to express interest in volunteering for the event.