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To all Elkhart County Residents: Elkhart County Public Health Order 2021-01 Updated Mitigation Directives is in effect from April 6, 2021, to May 14, 2021. Click the links here or read below for more detail. If you have a concern about a particular business not following the Public Health Order guidelines, click here.

With over 650 lakes in the area surrounding our county, water sports, fishing and boating are prime activities during warm weather months. During the winter, sports like downhill skiing, snowmobiling, and ice-fishing take over. We’re encompassed by vintners and wineries, world-renowned museums, & the unique cultural offerings of the local Amish population.

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Public Flag Raising Aug. 4

All are invited to attend a special flag-raising on Aug. 4 at 2pm at the Elkhart County Courthouse in Goshen.

Emergency Rental Assistance

Elkhart County has entered into a service agreement with Baker Tilly to administer Emergency Rental Assistance. Click for details.

Partnering to Serve

See how Cisco and Elkhart County has worked together to securely bring courtroom participants together via secure real-time video.

How It Came Together

Read how Elkhart County addressed their court backlog during the pandemic using WebEx technologies.

Leading the Way

Forward-thinking and efficient implementation allowed Elkhart County Courts to serve our residents securely in a pandemic

News in Elkhart County


Amish Buggy Lane Sealing Project

Jul 29, 2021

Elkhart County is one of the few regions in the country where Amish buggy lanes also require annual attention during the summer months.

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Flag Raising Public Invitation August 4, 2021

Jul 28, 2021

The Elkhart County Commissioners have installed 2 new staffs for flag raisings on the west side of the Elkhart County Courthouse

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Flag Raising Ceremony Aug 4

Jul 28, 2021

Elkhart County Commissioners invite media to attend flag raising ceremony planned for the first week of August. Guests include local leaders, citizens, and Indiana Lt. Governor.

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Fast-food drive-thru strategy drives record profit for 200-year-old relic

Jun 10, 2021

When it was built in the 1830’s the historic Bonneyville Mill near Bristol, Indiana was state-of-the-art. But no one thought it would have its most profitable year for grain sales nearly 200 years later – especially during a global pandemic.

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Elkhart County has positions available for those ready to make a commitment to serving the residents. Click below to learn more.


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Immerse yourself in our community by volunteering. Many organizations are looking for the skills you have. Learn more here.