Mayor announces board, commission appointments

Mayor Tom Henry announced the following mayoral appointments to these boards and commissions:

Historic Preservation Review Board:
'€¢    Tim Domer, replacing Larry Wardlaw

Citizens Appeals Board:
'€¢    Matt Coffman
'€¢    Julie Morrison

Housing and...

First posting Tom Henry's address at Harrison Square topping off

Mayor Tom Henry announced today the start of the City of Fort Wayne's official presence on YouTube.

The first video posted is Mayor Henry addressing the crowd at the Harrison Square topping office ceremony from earlier this week.

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Mayor Tom Henry joins the B shift of firefighters for breakfast at Station 1 downtown Wednesday, July 2. The Mayor visited the station to listen to firefighters and answer any questions they had for him. "Being an open and accessible mayor is for both residents and employees," Mayor Henry said. "I

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Resource available on City website

Mayor Tom Henry released the new Community Builders A-Z Resource Guide, a 144-page compilation that will help residents access local government and community organizations more efficiently.

Compiled alphabetically and available on the City'€™s Web site, the Guide is...

Citizens are notified that Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control will be closed to the public July 4th through 7th. It will reopen at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, July 8th after the Independence Day weekend.  Anyone with a lost pet should search at the shelter throughout the week and especially on Thursday, July 3rd...

It'€™s not too late to contribute your piece of artwork to the Multi-Generational Art Show, a Three Rivers Festival event.

While the myriad of new up-and-coming technology and gadgets that pop up everyday seem to increasingly widen the generation gap, the Multi-Generational Art Show is a unique...

Mayor Tom Henry congratulates the members, coaches and principal of Bishop Luers football, boys' basketball and baseball teams with a proclamation honoring the first high school in Indiana history to earn state titles for all three boys' power sports in a single academic year. Each of the five

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On a day when it seemed as if nothing was going right for Ryan Dotson, South Whitley, Ind., the Fort Wayne Fire Department Water Rescue and Recovery Team probably looked like the Coast Guard coming to his rescue.

Dotson was in his fishing boat on Shriner Lake, Whitley County, Ind., June 15, by...

Signed I-beam will be raised to mark highest point of ballpark

Marking an important landmark in the construction of the Harrison Square ballpark, Mayor Tom Henry and the City of Fort Wayne, in cooperation with Hardball Capital and Barry Real Estate, invites the public to the topping-off ceremony July 1...

May need access for meter reading

City Utilities will be verifying the 10,500 customer addresses in the former Aqua Indiana North service territory starting Wednesday through mid-August.

Two interns with City identification badges and using a City vehicle will be in the area to validate street...

Important opportunity for Henry to hear directly from individuals, families

Mayor Tom Henry announced a series of neighborhood walks to hear directly from residents about City government. The first walk will be Thursday evening in the Fairfield neighborhood on Fort Wayne'€™s south side.

“One of...

The Fort Wayne Fire Department will be participating in the 2008 Safety, Health and Survival Week, being held the week of June 22-28, 2008. This safety emphasis week is sponsored by the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) and the

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City Utilities meetings about clean-water infrastructure improvements through July 7

City Utilities is hosting a series of introductory public forums to inform and educate City Utilities customers about the City'€™s long term control plan to significantly reduce combined sewer overflow into Fort...

Fort Wayne Fire Department joins with Fort Wayne Police Department and Three Rivers Ambulance Authority to encourage everyone to enjoy fireworks in the safest possible way.  “We recommend for everyone'€™s safety that they go to fireworks presented by trained professionals,” said District Chief Jim

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Bridge undergoing inspection, repair following accident Friday

The southbound lanes of Hillegas Road are closed between Washington Center Road and Coliseum Boulevard Extended while the bridge over U.S. 30 is inspected and repaired following an accident Friday.

The detour is eastbound Washington...

LSA scholars to be named

Mayor Tom Henry and City Council representatives were joined by participants and supporters of the Lifetime Sports Academy for the opening day for the 11th year of LSA today.

“Lifetime Sports Academy is such a great summer sports program '€“ it'€™s free and safe for youth participants...

City Utilities hosting series of meetings about long term control plan

City Utilities will host a series of introductory public meetings to inform and educate City Utilities customers about the City'€™s long term control plan to significantly reduce combined sewer overflow into Fort Wayne'€™s...

Mayor Tom Henry and Director Al Moll were joined by representatives of the Fort Wayne Baseball Federation, Fort Wayne Community Schools and the City Council as they dedicated the City'€™s newest park and baseball diamond. Named the Daryl B. Cobin Memorial Park, Home of Carrington Field, the...