March 12, 2014 - Due to today's winter storm, the Downtown Riverfront Study public input meeting scheduled for tonight at the Downtown Public Library has been canceled. Tomorrow's meeting will take place as scheduled from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., with a presentation at 11:15 a.m.
March 12, 2014 - Due to today's winter storm, City offices at Citizens Square will close at noon today.
Emergency services will continue to operate. In addition, residents with questions and concerns may continue to contact 311 to have those issues addressed.
All Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department facilities will also close at noon. This includes Salomon Farm, the Botanical Conservatory, Community Center, and the Jennings, Cooper, and Weisser youth centers. All classes and activities located in Park Department facilities will resume on Thursday. The sledding hill at Franke Park is closed to winter weather enthusiasts due to dangerous circumstances.
March 12, 2014 - Because of the thick and wet snow, garbage and recycling efforts are being suspended for the day. Republic Services pulled trucks from the streets after rapid heavy snow fell on Fort Wayne causing several trucks to get stuck. Collection will run one day behind for the remainder of the week. Allen County remains under a Winter Weather Travel Watch, which means only essential travel, such as to and from work or in emergency situation is recommended. This watch is for all towns and cities in Allen County.