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A Beautiful Work Day in the Neighborhood

A Beautiful Work Day in the Neighborhood

Saturday morning, November 5th found a small but ambitious group of volunteers at the Goshen Village Cemetery vigorously attacking the decades old growth of brush and trees that have grown at the East side of the cemetery. The Walsh/Viko – Town of Goshen cemetery line was, once more, visable. Much more work will need to be done to make this area ready to be mowed but a good start was made in a couple of hours, at no cost to the town. There is brush to be hauled, roots to be dug out and leaves by the bushel to be taken away. In addition, there are more trees towering over 150+ year old grave stones that will, soon need to be removed, rather expensively unfortunately. Want to help out? Give us a call. More bulbs will be planted in the next couple of weeks if anyone would like to help. As long as our good weather holds, we will keep plugging away at making the final resting place of past Goshen residents a place we can all be proud of. If a Goshen winter comes along sooner than we would...

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Vickee Whiting – Thank you for your service!

Vickee Whiting – Thank you for your service!

Important Town Information & Notices |  Community News & Events | Wildlife & Outdoor Adventures | Our People & PlacesOn August 31, 2022, Susanne George, the current Goshen Treausrer, presented Vickee Whiting with a bouquet of flowers on her last day working as the Asisstant Treasurer. Vickee was the town treasurer for 12 years and stayed on an addtional 6-months to ensure a smooth transition for Suzanne. She officailly submitted her resignation and to the selectboard at the August 22nd meeting. Vickee will continue in her role as Goshen's elected Delinquent Tax Collector. Thank you Vickee for your service to the Goshen Community!

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Important Updates & Info

BID REQUEST for HEAT PUMP for Town Office

BID REQUEST DUE: December 9, 2022 

The Goshen selectboard is seeking bids for the purchase and complete installation of a heat pump for the town office, roughly 600 SQ. FT broken into two rooms.

 Please include a breakdown of material cost and labor as well as any current rebates from the manufacturer, Efficiency Vermont and/or GMP as well as manufacturer warranties included/options.

Please Mail Sealed Bids
No Later than
December 9, 2022 to:
Town of Goshen, 50 Carlisle Hill Road, Goshen, VT 05733.

For more information or to schedule a walk-through, please email tmagoon@goshenvt.org.


NOTICE: Taxes Due

Town of Goshen Taxes Due Dates: 
August 15, 2022
November 15, 2022
January 17, 2023

Suzanne George, Treasurer

EXCITING NOTICE: Curbside Garbage, Recycling & Compost Resumes November 2, 2022.

The Town of Goshen will RESUME CURBSIDE GARBAGE, RECYCLING AND COMPOST PICK-UP on WEDNESDAY’S between the times of 8 AM – 1 PM until the end of the fiscal year, ending JUNE 30TH, 2023.

One (1) 30-gallon trach bag per household is covered with your taxes.
Additional bags are charged at $3 per bag.

Please have garbage out by 8 am.
Please email selectboard@goshenvt.org

   Upcoming Events Calendar

Goshen Historical Society Civil War Holiday Event

Come Celebrate with Us…
Join us for a night of history, carols, refreshments, and conversation!

Guest Presenter: Paul Andriscin
Guest Speakers: Mike and Deb Blakeslee

Donations Appreciated.

Hosted by the Goshen Historical Society
For more information contact:
Barb Brown
(802) 247-3194


Goshen's Annual Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Come Celebrate with Us…
at 5 pm on Christmas Eve – December 24, 2022 for a sprcial Christmas message and caroling by candlelight.

Join in as the Goshen Community Celebrates the Season of Peace, Love and Joy!
For more information or to volunteer to decorate, please contact Madine Reed at madinereed@myfairpoint.net.


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