December 5, 2019 -The City of Fort Wayne’s riverfront consulting team tonight revealed designs for the next phases of riverfront development, some of which could be under construction within the next 12-18 months.

The team from DAVID RUBIN Land Collective presented renderings for the public spaces

...

December 3, 2019 - Mayor Tom Henry, Parks and Recreation Director Steve McDaniel and Conjure Coffee owner Corey Waldron officially cut the ribbon on the new Conjure Coffee café inside the Botanical Conservatory on December 3.

Conjure Coffee has already become a Fort Wayne favorite at their home

...

November 26, 2019 - The City of Fort Wayne’s Summit City Entrepreneur & Enterprise District (SEED) is partnering with a nationally ranked startup accelerator to launch a program for local emerging businesses.

genera8tor is a national accelerator that offers a program called gBETA. gBETA will offer

...

November 25, 2019 - Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be no solid waste or recycling collected in the City of Fort Wayne on Thursday, November 28.

Residents scheduled for a Thursday pickup will have their solid waste/recycling collected on Friday. Residents with Friday pickup will have their

...

November 22, 2019 - Animal Care & Control is urging savvy shoppers to ADOPT, DON’T SHOP and relax with a new furry friend this holiday season. Black Friday brings sales and discounts to retailers everywhere and Animal Care & Control is no exception. Adoption fees for all dogs six months and older

...

November 21, 2019 - Mayor Tom Henry today joined representatives of Fort Wayne UNITED, the TenPoint Coalition, the Oxford Community Association and the local construction community to celebrate the kick-off of the TenPoint Façade Program.

The program, funded with the City’s Housing & Urban

...

November 21, 2019 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29 in recognition of Thanksgiving.

Residential garbage and recycling collection will be impacted with Thursday’s collection taking place on Friday and Friday’s collection occurring on Saturday.

November 20, 2019 - Mayor Tom Henry today held a ceremony at his office to recognize several local high school student-athletes who recently won state championships in cross country.

Mayor Henry presented Certificates of Excellence to the Carroll Girls Cross Country Team, Concordia Boys Cross

...

November 19, 2019 -  Lowering of downtown river levels will begin this Wednesday morning, November 20, so crews from the City’s Flood Control Department can conduct routine bridge and levee inspections and remove debris caught up on bridge piers. Completion of the work is expected by December 4,

...

November 18, 2019 - Earlier today, a letter was sent to RTM Ventures, the Electric Works project development team, to inform the development team that the local public funding partners (City of Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission, Allen County Fort Wayne Capital Improvement Board of

...

November 14, 2019 - Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control is now providing animal control services to the residents of New Haven.

Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control and the City of New Haven entered into an inter local agreement allowing officers to uphold New Haven’s city ordinances and respond to calls of

...

November 11, 2019 - City Street Department drivers were called in on this Veterans Day to handle the winter weather advisory. Plow trucks are currently in all parts of the City. Additionally, fleet mechanics were called in to keep plowing operations running through the night.

To prepare for the weather

...

November 8, 2019 - Mayor Tom Henry today announced that 10 neighborhood associations are being awarded grants to improve their communities.

Last year, the Community Development Division launched the Neighborhood Improvement Grant program, which is designed to support neighborhood projects that beautify

...

November 8, 2019 - With our first taste of cold weather this weekend, Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control wants to remind residents that they can contact the shelter to receive free straw bedding for their pets. Straw is the best and safest way to provide warmth for pets who spend a lot of time

...

November 7, 2019 - As local residents start to turn on their heat for the season, some may find their furnaces aren’t working. For those who may not be able to afford a new furnace or can’t take on a traditional loan, the Office of Housing & Neighborhood Services is offering a zero interest loan

...

November 6, 2019 - Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation will be closing the Parkview Tree Canopy Trail in Promenade Park to complete scheduled upgrades to the structure which includes new handrails. The trail will be closed November 6 and is scheduled to remain closed through the end of February 2020 as

...

November 4, 2019 - Today, Fort Wayne Fire Department recruits were the first class to experience hands-on training in the Department’s new live fire training center, located at 2700 Dwenger Avenue.

Over the past 2 ½ years, the FWFD has invested over $150,000 to improve hands-on training capability

...