STATEMENT FROM MAYOR TOM HENRY ON THE PASSAGE OF THE 2017 CITY OF FORT WAYNE BUDGET
October 25, 2016 - Tonight’s passage of the 2017 City of Fort Wayne budget means a continuation of our commitment to providing needed services to residents, neighborhoods, and businesses.
The balanced budget focuses on what residents have asked us to do. We’ll be adding 28 new police officers, continuing our record investments in neighborhood infrastructure improvements, and enhancing quality of life amenities.
The budget reflects Fort Wayne’s position as a leader in economic development opportunities, job growth, and strong neighborhoods that make our community a point of destination.
October 25, 2016 - Crews have installed four additional banners along West Jefferson Boulevard as part of the Blue Star Banner program, which recognizes City of Fort Wayne residents and City government employees who are actively deployed.
The service members include: Gunnery Sergeant, Anthony K. Dunaway, U.S. Marine Corps Specialist, Joshua Gullett, U.S. Army Sergeant, Nathan Miller, U.S. Army Master Sergeant, Kris A. Schleinkofer, U.S. Air Force
October 21, 2016 - At its annual Executive Management Conference this week, the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA) honored Fort Wayne City Utilities with the Platinum Award for Excellence in Utility Management.
Of the more than 150,000 water and sewer providers in the country, Fort Wayne was one of only 10 chosen for this prestigious honor and the only water provider in Indiana to win the Platinum Award.