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  • OPERATION F4 TO HOST "NO SWEAT" EVENT

    October 1, 2014 - The Operation F4 – Fight for a Fitter Fort (OPF4) team will host the first “No Sweat” event from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10 at Parkview Field. “No Sweat” highlights:*Lunchtime learning on how to get fit, eat smart, and f...
  • VOLUNTARY ANNEXATION OF FARMLAND ALONG U.S. 30 PROPOSED

    September 29, 2014 - A planning services contract for the voluntary annexation of a piece of farmland along U.S. Highway 30 will be presented for approval at today’s Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission meeting. The meeting begins at 4 p.m. in Room 030 o...
  • LEGACY REVIEW COMMITTEE TO HOLD FIRST MEETING

    September 26, 2014 - The Legacy Joint Funding Committee will hold its first meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30.The meeting is open to the public and will be held in Room 030 on the Garden Level in Citizens Square, 200 E. Berry St.Under the Legacy review ...
  • THREE ADDITIONAL BLUE STAR BANNERS NOW DISPLAYED - DEADLINE TO SUBMIT APPLICATIONS FOR 2014 IS SEPT. 30

    September 22, 2014 - Three additional Blue Star Banners have been placed along West Jefferson Boulevard.Under Mayor Tom Henry’s leadership, the Blue Star Banner program started in May and recognizes City of Fort Wayne residents and City government emplo...
  • MAYOR HENRY APPOINTS TIM PAPE TO CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT BOARD

    September 15, 2014 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that he has appointed Tim Pape to serve on the Allen County-Fort Wayne Capital Improvement Board (CIB). Pape replaces Gil Haynie who passed away last month.Pape serves as managing partner for...
  • FREE BIKE RACKS AVAILABLE TO QUALIFYING COMMERCIAL PROPERTY OWNERS

    September 5, 2014 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that 75 bike racks and their installation are available for free to qualifying commercial property owners. In order to qualify, properties should be frequented regularly by customers or visit...
  • FORT WAYNE TO WELCOME MORE THAN 1,000 FROM INDIANA CITIES AND TOWNS

    September 3, 2014 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry and Visit Fort Wayne are ready to welcome more than 1,000 officials from cities and towns across Indiana. The 2014 Indiana Association of Cities and Towns (IACT) Annual Conference & Exhibition will take p...
  • SECOND ANNUAL "PRAYERS FOR THE CITY" TO BE HELD SEPT. 14

    September 3, 2014 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today was joined by local religious and community leaders to announce plans for the second annual “Prayers for the City” event. The prayer service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14 at the USF Robert...
  • ENVISION FORT WAYNE CENTER NOW OPEN FOUR DAYS A WEEK

    September 2, 2014 - The Envision Fort Wayne Center, 916 S. Calhoun St., is now open four days a week instead of three. Residents are invited to stop in the Envision Center Tuesdays through Fridays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The new hours provide more access over ...
  • SEVENTEEN ADDITIONAL BLUE STAR BANNERS TO BE INSTALLED

    August 28, 2014 - Mayor Tom Henry today welcomed families of 17 deployed service members to his office. The family members visited the Mayor’s office to view the Blue Star Banners that will be placed along West Jefferson Boulevard in the coming days. Th...
  • MAYOR HENRY LEADS DOWNTOWN BUSINESS WALK

    August 27, 2014 - Mayor Tom Henry today was joined by City staff for a business walk in downtown Fort Wayne. The walk served as an opportunity for Mayor Henry to talk to and get feedback from several businesses. ...
  • GOVERNMENT ACCESS VIDEO WINS HOMETOWN MEDIA AWARD

    August 26, 2014 - The Alliance for Community Media (ACM) recently honored City TV’s Housing and Neighborhood Services (HANDS) informational video with a Hometown Media Award. The video was created by government access videographer Pat Stelte. The Hometo...
  • CITY OFFICES TO BE CLOSED ON LABOR DAY

    August 25, 2014 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1 in recognition of Labor Day. There will be no residential garbage and recycling collection on Labor Day. The collection schedule will be pushed back one day for the ent...
  • MAYOR HENRY ANNOUNCES UPDATED REVIEW PROCESS TO ENHANCE LEGACY INITIATIVE

    August 6, 2014 - Mayor Tom Henry today announced his administration has developed a review process to enhance the City’s Legacy initiative.Under the Legacy review process, a seven-member committee will be responsible for reviewing requests for Legacy fu...
  • NINE MAYORS TO SIGN AGREEMENT SUPPORTING CHICAGO-FORT WAYNE-COLUMBUS PASSENGER RAIL CORRIDOR

    August 6, 2014 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry and the mayors of eight other cities announced today that they will sign a memorandum of agreement (MOA) within the week calling for cooperation in development of a Chicago-Fort Wayne-Columbus passenger rail cor...
  • MAYOR HENRY LEADS GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY FOR DOWNTOWN ROUNDABOUT

    August 5, 2014 - Mayor Tom Henry and neighborhood and business leaders broke ground for the roundabout and two-way street conversion at Superior, Wells, Fairfield and Ewing. "Demonstrating a commitment to enhancing our transportation system positions us ...
  • TRAFFIC CHANGES ON EWING STREET

    July 29, 2014 - Next week, motorists will be able to journey either north or south when traveling on Ewing Street. The street will be converted from one-way travel heading north to a two-way street heading north and south. The two-way conversion goes from...
  • MAYOR HENRY LEADS NEIGHBORHOOD WALK IN BLOOMINGDALE AREA

    July 24, 2014 - Mayor Tom Henry and City staff tonight led a neighborhood walk in the Bloomingdale neighborhood. The walk served as an opportunity to talk to and get feedback from citizens. Tonight was Mayor Henry’s second neighborhood walk of 2014. Sev...
  • RIVERFRONT CONSULTANTS PROPOSE A BALANCE OF NATURE, RECREATION AND DEVELOPMENT

    July 23, 2014 - Fort Wayne’s riverfront consultants met with the public this evening to present initial concepts that call for a balance of Nature, Recreation and Development along the downtown riverfront. SWA Group was hired in November 2013 to complet...
  • STATEMENT FROM MAYOR HENRY ON VETO OVERRIDE

    July 22, 2014 - Tonight’s vote by six City Council members to override my veto of an ordinance affecting public safety employees is disappointing. Council’s actions on July 8 to amend and pass an ordinance with no advanced notice and no chance for inp...

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