September 8, 2020 - Quality-of-life improvements, new business investment, and job growth have built strong momentum in Fort Wayne and Allen County in recent years. That momentum propelled Fort Wayne to a statewide honor: the 2020 PNC Community of the Year award, announced today by the Indiana


September 8, 2020 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department has been awarded $466,693 to purchase Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and essential supplies to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the COVID-19 public health emergency. The City of Fort Wayne will contribute a matching portion of $46,693.

September 4, 2020 - Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation will begin offering a sunflower U-Pick at the popular sunflower field in Salomon Farm Park, 817 W Dupont Road. The U-Pick will open on Wednesday, September 9, and will be open Wednesdays – Saturdays, 4 – 8 p.m.

September 4, 2020 - The consolidation sewer that will help protect the St. Marys River from combined sewer overflows is installed and the intersection of Rudisill and Broadway will open on Friday, September 4, 2020. Crews will begin moving the barricades in the morning.

September 3, 2020 - Crews have installed five banners as part of Mayor Tom Henry’s Blue Star Banner Program. The banners are displayed on light poles going east along West Jefferson Boulevard to Swinney Park.

September 1, 2020 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Monday, September 7 in recognition of Labor Day.

August 30, 2020 - Fort Wayne's retired parking meters are now being used for a new purpose: helping local nonprofits weather COVID-19. Twenty-seven "Meters with a Mission" installed across downtown Fort Wayne will collect donations from the public for 27 nonprofit organizations.

August 31, 2020 - The City of Fort Wayne’s 2020 Census self-response rate has reached 70.3%, surpassing the self-response rate of 69.8 percent achieved in 2010. The national self-response rate is 64.7%, Indiana’s self-response rate is 68.9% and Allen County’s is 72.8%.

August 20, 2020 - MamaJo is half way home!. At 3:45 this morning, she pounded through bedrock, hitting the milestone nearly 2.5 miles between the bridge at Van Buren Street and the Norfolk Southern railroad bridge. 

August 14, 2020 - The Fort Wayne City Utilities and Parks and Recreation departments have partnered with local artist Andre Portee to create a new mural project on the basketball court of Carl O’Neal Memorial Park which sits adjacent to a Three Rivers Water Filtration Plant pump station.