February 25, 2020 - Mayor Tom Henry and Fire Chief Eric Lahey today hosted a special recognition ceremony at Citizens Square to highlight outstanding efforts by the Fort Wayne Fire Department.

Firefighter Andrew Knox and his crew from Fire Station 17 on Getz Road were recognized for saving a child from drowning. The men and women of the Fort Wayne Fire Department are doing an excellent job in serving and protecting residents, neighborhoods and businesses.

We continue to be encouraged by the positive strides we’re making in providing public safety services. We’re doing everything possible to ensure Fort Wayne remains a safe city.