January 10, 2018 - Much of the Lakeside area of the Northside Neighborhood is now part of the National Register of Historic Places, the nation’s official list of properties considered worthy of preservation.

The Lakeside Historic District boundaries are Tennessee Avenue to the north, St. Joe

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January 3, 2018 - On January 20, 2018, the tenth annual Arts United Awards will feature the first-ever Mayor's Arts Awards presented by Mayor Tom Henry. Recipients are individuals and organizations who have greatly impacted arts and culture in the city of Fort Wayne. The 2018 recipients are Ben Eisbart

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December 27, 2017 - The City of Fort Wayne's Winter Contingency/Emergency Shelter Plan Partner Agencies (The Salvation Army, The Rescue Mission, United Way of Allen County, Park Center and Just Neighbors Interfaith Homeless Network) have developed a memorandum of understanding that outlines the

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December 26, 2017 - City Utilities reminds residents to protect their water pipes as temperatures dip to the zero mark. Frozen pipes can cause thousands of dollars in damage to a homeowner.

Here are some tips to protect your home's pipes.

December 21, 2017 - Street Department crews completed the annual collection of leaves raked to the curb this week. Bagged leaf collection will continue through Friday, December 29.

For bagged leaf collection, residents should use biodegradable bags, place them at the curb in front of their home

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December 20, 2017 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Monday, Dec. 25 and Tuesday, Dec. 26 in observance of Christmas and Monday, Jan. 1 in recognition of New Year’s Day.

Residential garbage and recycling will not be collected on Monday, Dec. 25. Collection will be one day later

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December 18, 2017 - Mayor Tom Henry today announced the City of Fort Wayne will file a public nuisance lawsuit against opioid distributors in an effort to hold accountable the companies responsible for bringing opiates into the community and making the opioid epidemic possible.

The City has hired

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December 14, 2017 - Mayor Tom Henry today hosted a special ceremony to recognize milestone years of service for 45 outstanding City of Fort Wayne employees.

“I respect and admire the work that our excellent City employees perform each day,” said Mayor Henry. “I continue to be encouraged by the

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December 13, 2017 - Today Mayor Tom Henry and Parks & Recreation Director Al Moll, along with neighborhood advocates and community leaders, dedicated the new David Hefner Pavilion and celebrated the completion of the $1.8 million Franklin School Park project.

“The Franklin School Park project has been

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Fort Wayne, Ind. – Chief of Police Steve Reed joins with Holiday Cab to announce the return of the program that provides free cab rides home to impaired drivers during this holiday season.  In its 30th year of service, the Holiday Cab program runs from Friday, December 15 to Monday, January 1 from 8

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December 12, 2017 - The latest snow event has dumped an uneven amount of snow with the southwest part of the City receiving consistent and sometimes a heavy snowfall through the day. As a result, additional trucks from areas where it wasn’t snowing were dispatched to the southwest part of the City

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December 12, 2017 - This afternoon, Mayor Tom Henry and the Division of Public Works celebrated the 2017 construction season, which saw $25 million invested in neighborhoods throughout the City of Fort Wayne. Similar improvements in hundreds of neighborhoods across the City will take place in

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December 11, 2017 - Mayor Tom Henry today announced Shan Gunawardena has been promoted to director of the City of Fort Wayne’s Public Works Division.

Gunawardena has served as city engineer since 2012 and began his service with the City in 2007 and has held positions of traffic engineer and

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December 8, 2017- Residents are asked to avoid Spring Street between Franklin and St. Marys Avenue. City Utilities water maintenance crews are working to repair a water service. Freezing water is creating a thick sheet of ice and the street is closed to traffic. Motorists should plan a different

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December 8, 2017 - This morning, the City of Fort Wayne Street Department is pre-treating City streets with a liquid-brine.  Applying the de-icing brine substance to the street reduces ice formations that make streets slick during winter events. Additionally, the Street Department has trucks ready

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