May 13, 2020 - This spring, residents are encouraged to dig through cabinets and shelves to get rid of corrosive, toxic, and even ignitable, harmful cleaners.  The City’s Solid Waste Department is teaming with the Allen County Department of Environmental Management (ACDEM) to bring back Tox-Away

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May 13, 2020 - To show support and to honor 2020 high school graduates, the City of Fort Wayne will light the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Bridge in downtown Fort Wayne. Today, Mayor Tom Henry announced that each Fort Wayne and Allen County high school will have their school’s colors

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May 7, 2020 - Beginning Monday, May 11, the City of Fort Wayne Street Department will be collecting biodegradable paper leaf/yard waste bags.  The collection requires residents to call 311 to schedule a pick-up. The bag collection occurs within two business days of the phone call to 311, and

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May 7, 2020 - The City of Fort Wayne’s Community Development Division, Art This Way and the Fort Wayne Public Art Commission are inviting architects, designers, engineers, and artists from around the world to take part in the Off the Wall design challenge to create an overhead sculpture in downtown

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May 6, 2020 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department and Fort Wayne Police Department restated today that they continue to be prepared to respond to emergencies, related and unrelated to COVID-19. They would also like to thank the community for their messages of appreciation to our first responders and the

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May 4, 2020 - Fort Wayne Animal Care’s Adoption Center will begin expanding adoption opportunities while still practicing social distancing and best practices to keep staff and the public safe.

Beginning May 5, the adoption center will be open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from noon to 5:30 p.m.

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April 30, 2020 - All three Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Golf Courses are scheduled to reopen on May 4, following closures due to the city’s COVID-19 response. Foster Park Golf Course, McMillen Park Golf Complex, and Shoaff Park Golf Course and Driving Range will open to the public at 10 a.m. on

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April 29, 2020 - Local government and healthcare experts today provided a medical update on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry and Allen County Commissioners Rich Beck, Therese Brown, and Nelson Peters were joined by Allen County Health Commissioner Dr. Deborah McMahan, Dr. Jason Row,

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April 24, 2020 - The National Arbor Day Foundation has awarded the Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department with its 30th consecutive Tree City USA designation, and the department culminated a week-long celebration by planting trees in Brewer Park.

The Arbor Day Foundation recognized the City

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April 24, 2020 - The annual Mother’s Day Plant Sale, sponsored by the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, is now selling a wide variety of locally-grown plants on-line. The sale features annuals, perennials, herbs, vegetables, and many other garden items. The annual fund raiser is being

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April 20, 2020 - The northbound lane on Ardmore Avenue from Fort Wayne International to Airport Expressway will close Wednesday, April 22, through July as crews work on the completion of road and new trail construction between 2nd Street and Airport Expressway. This road will only be open to

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April 20, 2020 - Superior Street, between Calhoun and Clinton Streets, will close Wednesday, April 22, 2020, for construction of a 48-inch consolidation sewer. The closure includes the two western most lanes on Clinton Street, and is expected to last through mid-summer. Clinton, at this

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April 20, 2020 - In celebration of Arbor Day on April 24, and Fort Wayne’s 30th consecutive Tree City USA award, the Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department will be sharing information daily about trees throughout the week of April 24. During “Tree City Week” residents can find fun facts and

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