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SEPTEMBER STORMWATER TOOLBOX NEWSLETTER

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Stormwater is the only growing source of water pollution in our nation and adding illicit discharges to the mix just doesn’t help. A big thank you to City staff and departments for helping prevents, identify and at times clean up a handful of illicit discharges over the past month. Remember,... more

COMMUNITY SURVEY

Thursday, September 19, 2019

The following is a press release from the South Bend-Elkhart Regional Partnership: The South Bend - Elkhart Regional Partnership, in collaboration with numerous community organizations, is launching a Brand Development Project for the region. The goal of this project is to develop a brand and marketing... more

INTERSECTION CLOSURE: JACKSON AND 9TH STREETS

Thursday, September 19, 2019

The City will close the intersection of Jackson and 9th Street beginning Friday, Sept. 20 around noon, to install a table top intersection. This is where the trail crosses from one side to the other and the table top intersection will make this crossing more visible to the traveling public. The... more

Upcoming Events All »

Shade Tree Board meeting

Monday, September 23, 2019, 7:00pm

Board of Zoning Appeals Meeting

Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 4:00pm

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, September 30, 2019, 2:00pm

Wilden Avenue

The Wilden Avenue Reconstruction project, Des. No. 1400715 will span from the Rock Run Creek bridge to approximately 100 feet east of 5th Street.

Click here to see drawings of the proposed project.

The purpose of the project is to

  • Improve pedestrian safety and mobility along Wilden Avenue
  • Improve traffic flow and truck access at the intersection of Wilden Avenue and SR 15
  • Provide adequate drainage
  • Improve the asphalt pavement

The proposed project includes new pavement with curb and gutter and new sidewalks, construction of a new storm sewer, and realignment and widening of Wilden Avenue at Main Street. The project would begin on the east side of Rock Run Creek and continue to approximately 100 feet east of 5th Street. The construction of the project is expected to cost approximately $5,500,000.

Approximately 1.4 acres of permanent right of way and 0.53 acres of temporary right of way are anticipated for construction. Four residences would be relocated as a result of the project. 

During construction, Wilden Avenue will be closed to through traffic and detoured around the project limits. Access will be maintained at a minimum of one street crossing between Rock Run Creek and Main Street at all times. Access to all properties will be maintained during construction.  

All interested parties are hereby notified of the availability of the environmental document and preliminary design plans for review at the following locations:

  • Goshen Engineering Department, 204 E. Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN 46528
  • Abonmarche Consultants, 1009 South 9th Street, Goshen, IN 46526
  • Goshen Public Library, 601 South 5th Street, Goshen IN 46526