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  • MAYOR'S NIGHT IN TO BE HELD MAY 18

    May 12, 2015 - Mayor Tom Henry will host a Mayor’s Night In from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Monday, May 18. The event will be held on the fourth floor at Citizens Square, 200 E. Berry St. Residents are invited to schedule an appointment to meet with Mayor Hen...
  • FORT WAYNE PARKS & RECREATION CELEBRATING "110 YEARS OF FAMILY FUN" WITH A FREE COMMUNITY PARTY

    May 7, 2015 - Mayor Tom Henry and Parks & Recreation Director Al Moll announced today that the Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department will celebrate the 110th anniversary of the Park System with a free, community party in Headwaters Park East on...
  • MAYOR HENRY APPOINTS MARK BECKER TO REDEVELOPMENT COMMISSION

    May 6, 2015 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that he has appointed Mark Becker to serve on the Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission. Becker will replace Steve McElhoe who recently announced his retirement as a member of the Redevelopment Comm...
  • CITY'S 311 CALL CENTER NAMED AMONG 25 BEST CALL CENTERS IN THE COUNTRY

      April 21, 2015 - The City of Fort Wayne’s 311 Call Center has been named a top 25 small call center in the United States and Canada for 2015. This marks the fourth consecutive year that Fort Wayne’s Citizen Services Department’s call center...
  • BLUE STAR BANNER PROGRAM BEGINS SECOND YEAR

    April 17, 2015 - Mayor Tom Henry today announced the City of Fort Wayne’s Blue Star Banner program will continue in 2015. The Blue Star Banner initiative started in May 2014 and recognizes City of Fort Wayne residents and City government employees w...
  • MAYOR HENRY AWARDS GRANTS TO 10 NON-PROFITS TO ASSIST HOMELESS, EMPLOYMENT AND YOUTH SERVICES

    April 15, 2015 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that 10 local non-profits will receive funding from the City’s federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) dollars. Almost $240,000 will be available to help low- and moderate-income resid...
  • WEST JEFFERSON GATEWAY ENHANCEMENTS MOVE FORWARD

    April 13, 2015 - Improvements to the West Jefferson Blvd. gateway from the west are moving forward. Today, the Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission will consider a $337,000 contract for cleaning and painting the railroad elevations and installing lightin...
  • CITY OF FORT WAYNE TO RECOGNIZE MAD ANTS, TINCAPS, AND KOMETS

    April 10, 2015 - The spectacular light display on the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Bridge will show team spirit for the Mad Ants, TinCaps and Komets over the next several days. Saturday, April 11, the bridge will be Crimson and Yellow for the Fo...
  • MAYOR HENRY RECEIVES ADVOCATE OF THE YEAR AWARD FROM EASTER SEALS ARC OF NORTHEAST INDIANA

    April 9, 2015 - Easter Seals Arc of Northeast Indiana tonight presented its Advocate of the Year Award to Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry.The award is given to an elected or appointed state or municipal office or an employee from a state or muni...
  • STATEMENT FROM CITY UTILITIES - APRIL 9, 2015

    April 9, 2015 - A power surge at an Indiana Michigan Power substation earlier today caused a brown out at the Three Rivers Water Filtration plant. The loss of power shut off the pumps at the plant for about a minute. As power was restored, the p...
  • FOELLINGER THEATRE CONCERT AND MOVIE SERIES ANNOUNCED

    April 9, 2015 - Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Director Al Moll was joined today by Mayor Tom Henry, sponsors from local corporations and media outlets as he announced the 2015 summer concert lineup at Foellinger Theatre: “Listen to the Music.”&nbs...
  • UPDATE ON HOUSING OPTIONS AT RENAISSANCE POINTE

    April 8, 2015 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry announced today that four new homes are now for sale in the Renaissance Pointe neighborhood. Biggs Development recently put the three-bedroom, 1,200 square foot ranches on the market at a price of $72,500. The ...
  • OPF4 AND PARKS DEPARTMENT TO HOST KIDS IN THE KITCHEN EVENT

    April 7, 2015 - The Operation Fight for a Fitter Fort (OPF4) program and the Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department will host “Kids in the Kitchen” at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 11 at the McMillen Park Community Center, 3901 Abbott St. The event i...
  • MAYOR HENRY TESTIFIES IN SUPPORT OF REGIONAL CITIES INITIATIVE

    March 26, 2015 - Mayor Tom Henry today testified at the Indiana State Senate Appropriations Committee meeting in support of funding for the Regional Cities initiative.  ...
  • STATEMENT FROM MAYOR TOM HENRY IN SUPPORT OF THE DECK AT HALL'S GAS HOUSE

    March 26, 2015 - Our community is united and excited for riverfront development and how we can build tremendous assets for everyone to enjoy. With the recent completion of the riverfront development study, we must move forward to create a riverfront exper...
  • MAYOR HENRY ANNOUNCES MORE THAN $20 MILLION TO BE INVESTED IN NEIGHBORHOOD TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS IN 2015

    March 25, 2015 - Mayor Tom Henry continued his commitment to neighborhood infrastructure improvements today as he joined residents of the Hillcrest neighborhood to announce this year’s street, sidewalk and trail improvements. For the second year in a ...
  • MAYOR HENRY ANNOUNCES 2015 FACADE GRANT PROGRAM RECIPIENTS

    March 24, 2015 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that eight local businesses will receive 2015 Commercial Façade Grants to improve their properties. This year's awardees will receive approximately $218,000 in City funding and have pledged to...
  • STATEMENT FROM FORT WAYNE CITY UTILITIES

    March 15, 2015 - Last week, as a result of the rapid weather warmup, we noticed an increase in snow melt and runoff affecting the odor of water coming into and out of the Filtration Plant. In the last several days, our staff and maintenance crews have mo...
  • BLIGHT ELIMINATION PROGRAM UPDATE

    March 13, 2015 - Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann joined Fort Wayne officials today to watch a blighted property in the Pontiac Place neighborhood located at 2801 Euclid Ave. be demolished as part of the Indiana Hardest Hit Fund Blight Elimination Program (...
  • STATEMENT FROM FORT WAYNE CITY UTILITIES

    March 12, 2015 - While we all welcome warmer temperatures, it can sometimes create a quick snow and ice melt in our rivers. Quick melts often create a slightly different smell in the water from what usually feeds into our Filtration Plant from the St. J...

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