June 21, 2022 - Allen County and the City of Fort Wayne will present the draft of the All In Allen Comprehensive Plan with a reveal celebration and open house feedback sessions.
The reveal celebration open house will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. with a presentation at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, June 27, 2022, in the Calhoun Ballroom of the Grand Wayne Center in downtown Fort Wayne. Light refreshments will be provided.
Four additional open houses will be held in each quadrant of the community to encourage attendance and feedback. There will be a short presentation held 30 minutes after the start of each open house. The dates and times for these open houses are as follows:
Tuesday, June 28: 12 – 1:30 p.m., AWS Foundation, 5323 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Tuesday, June 28: 5:30 – 7 p.m., Junior Achievement, 550 E Wallen Rd.
Tuesday, June 28: 5:30 – 7 p.m., McMillen Park Community Center, 3901 Abbot St.
Wednesday, June 29: 12 – 1:30 p.m., Metea County Park Nature Center, 8401 Union Chapel Rd.
The All In Allen Comprehensive Plan is a blueprint to guide land use, housing, transportation, parks, and more for Fort Wayne and Allen County—including Grabill, Huntertown, Monroeville, Woodburn, and unincorporated areas in the County. The plan will be used by area leaders to make decisions and policies that will shape the community for years to come.
This draft plan reveal represents a big milestone in the All In Allen Comprehensive Plan process. The draft was guided by feedback obtained from community outreach, analysis of existing conditions, and community visioning to ensure the comprehensive plan is reflective of the communities it will serve. Houseal Lavigne Associates and the All In Allen team are excited to present their vision of how to navigate the challenges—and opportunities—facing our community.