February 4, 2019 - Today, Mayor Tom Henry welcomed 24 Fort Wayne Police Department recruits and 11 Fort Wayne Fire Department recruits to their first day of training at the Public Safety Academy.

“Public safety is a top priority and continuing to grow our outstanding police and fire personnel is

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February 1, 2019 - City Utilities water maintenance crews are expecting an increase in the reporting of water main breaks over the next few days. Some pipes may have broken during the recent frigid temperatures, but will not be visible until it warms up this weekend. Additionally, the quick freeze

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Extreme cold temperatures created icy side streets, and with today’s snowfall, the City of Fort Wayne Street Department is advising residents to use caution when traveling. 

For the past three days, the Street Department has been in neighborhoods putting hot sand down.  The sand helps with traction,

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January 30, 2019 - Due to Citizens Square not reopening until noon tomorrow, the City of Fort Wayne's Neighborhood Code Department's Order to Repair Hearings scheduled for 8:30 a.m. tomorrow will be rescheduled for a later date. Notices with the new date will be sent to those impacted by the change.

January 30, 2019 - As dangerously cold temperatures continue throughout the area, garbage and recycling collection for Fort Wayne residents will not occur on Thursday.

The Allen County Health Department is advising everyone to avoid exposure to the extreme temperatures, and for the safety of the

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January 30, 2019 - City of Fort Wayne and Allen County government offices will reopen at Noon on Thursday, Jan. 31.

Offices are closed today due to the extreme weather conditions. In addition, a Travel Watch remains in effect but will be lifted at Noon on Thursday. The Travel Watch is due to the

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January 29, 2019 - City of Fort Wayne and Allen County government offices will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 30 due to anticipated extreme weather conditions.

In addition, a Travel Watch is being issued due to the subzero temperatures. While road conditions are generally good, extreme cold weather

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January 25, 2019 - We continue to be encouraged by the excitement and interest centered around Riverfront Fort Wayne. The month of February will provide several opportunities for the public to experience our rivers.

January 23, 2019 - Celebrate winter with a visit to downtown Fort Wayne on Saturday, January 26. The 7th Annual Winterval festival promises a full day of indoor and outdoor winter fun for all ages.

The Community Center’s FREE Winter Carnival runs from 1 – 4 pm and includes horse and carriage

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January 23, 2019 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry will deliver his 2019 State of the City Address at noon on Wednesday, Feb. 13 at the Grand Wayne Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd.

The Mayor’s State of the City Address is free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to arrive by 11:45 a.m.

Mayor

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January 22, 2019 - Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation and Friends of the Parks of Allen County are coming together to restore Foster Park Pavilion #3.

The historic stone pavilion in the Foster Park Oak Grove will be fully and accurately restored along with landscape improvements, including a new

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January 22, 2019 - Ten water main breaks in the past 30 hours are keeping City Utilities crews busy this week. Seven of the breaks occurred yesterday on the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, which is a City of Fort Wayne holiday.  

Dispatchers called in 15 water maintenance workers to deal with breaks

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January 22, 2019 -Mayor Tom Henry, Police Chief Steve Reed and Fire Chief Eric Lahey today provided a public safety recap of 2018 and highlighted plans for 2019 that are designed to make the City of Fort Wayne as safe as possible.

“A commitment to public safety has been a top priority since I

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January 20, 2019 - Street Department crews continue battling the latest  winter storm. 

Early Sunday morning, crews began plowing neighborhood side streets. As the sun came out, some of the trucks were sent back to the main roads and connector streets to take advantage of the sun to salt

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January 19, 2019 - It will be a long night and weekend for Street Department drivers as they plow around the clock to battle the latest winter storm.

Tonight, drifting and continued precipitation are keeping crews on main roads, though they have been able to plow the connector secondary streets that

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January 18, 2019 - Four thousand tons of salt were ordered and delivered to the Fort Wayne Street Department this week as drivers prepare for a weekend of plowing and salting roads. Crews are prepared to plow around the clock through the entire weekend. 

Earlier today, crews pre-treated main

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