[News Release] Mary's plans for regional economic development

[News Release] Mary's plans for regional economic development

With the fastest growing sector of the economy being service, and the manufacturing segment dropping precipitately, it’s clear to me that Goshen needs to focus on talent attraction - something that has been part of my campaign’s platform from day one.

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[How Mary Helped] Community Development

[How Mary Helped] Community Development

Restoring the powerhouse along the Millrace Canal and cleaning up the brownfield site has spurred exciting development along the Millrace Trail. The Hawks, Goshen Brewing Co., David Matthews Townhomes, Richard Miller's cohousing and Katharine Schrock's Holistic Health Care Center all contribute (or will contribute) to the improved quality of life in Goshen. This week's blog shares part of this story.

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[How Mary Helped] Clerk-treasurer

[How Mary Helped] Clerk-treasurer

Just last year, the State Auditor's Office spent two months going through every little detail for the Federally-funded Monroe Street Trail project. I was able to work with the representative from the State Auditor's Office and Clerk-Treasurer, Tina Bontrager, in order to address their questions and concerns. 

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[How Mary Helped] Central Garage

[How Mary Helped] Central Garage

Did you know that the City owns a fleet of equipment valued at $11.2 million? The value of the equipment is the City's second largest investment, coming in right behind the City-owned land and buildings. 

In 2012, I worked with the Central Garage Manager, Carl Gaines, to prepare plans to relocate the Central Garage facility to Steury Avenue.

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[How Mary Helped] Trains around town

[How Mary Helped] Trains around town

If you live or work in Goshen you know how frustrating it can be waiting on trains. It’s not uncommon for a train to be blocking Madison Street for 10 minutes or more. Learn how the City of Goshen Engineering Department teamed up with local resident, Adam Scharf to make a positive change.

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