November 9, 2017 - A purchase agreement is in place for the City of Fort Wayne to buy the North River property from Calhoun Investments, LLC.

The North River property is comprised of 29 acres bounded by Clinton, Fourth and Harrison streets and serves as an important gateway into downtown. The site was


November 6, 2017 - Mayor Tom Henry joined Barbara Bradley Baekgaard, representatives from Provenance Hotels, elected officials and community leaders today to announce a proposal to bring a 125-room boutique hotel to downtown Fort Wayne.

The $27.7 million one-of-a-kind specialty hotel would be


November 6, 2017 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10 in recognition of Veterans Day.

There will be no leaf pickup on Friday. Garbage and recycling collection will remain on schedule. 

October 27, 2017 - We’re looking forward to IU Health having a presence in Fort Wayne. Fortunately, for northeast Indiana, IU Health has recognized and understands the need to ensure our citizens continue to have access to the goods and services they require and the amenities they deserve.

October 26, 2017 - The 100th mile of the regional trail network is paved with minor edging work to be completed over the next few weeks.

To celebrate this important milestone, the City of Fort Wayne, Allen County and Fort Wayne Trails Inc. will hold a celebration event at the location of the 100th


October 25, 2017 - Session four of the Fort Wayne UNITED Late Night Basketball League is underway.

The program runs from 8-11 p.m. each Saturday evening through November 25. This Saturday evening, there will be a dunk contest, 3-point shooting contest and league games.

The Fort Wayne UNITED Late


October 24, 2017 - We have finished another budget season with City Council’s passage of the City of Fort Wayne budget for 2018.

With less than one percent of the proposed budget being cut, the 2018 budget ensures we’ll continue to meet the needs of residents and businesses with an emphasis on


October 19, 2017 - In preparation for winter, City Utilities will make annual adjustments to river levels beginning this weekend.

At noon on Saturday, October 21, City Utilities will temporarily lower the St. Joseph River upstream of the St. Joseph Dam, in order to remove the flashboards on Monday,


October 19, 2017 - At its annual conference, the Indiana Water Environment Association recognized the City Utilities Water Pollution Control Plant for outstanding achievement in laboratory technique and for its employee safety record.  The plant received IWEA’s 2017 Laboratory Excellence Award and


October 16, 2017 - Traffic delays are expected this afternoon, as crews switch traffic from the inside to the outside lanes on Coldwater Road between Essex Drive and Washington Center Road. The move will allow crews to begin work on the inside traffic lane improvements. Motorists should allow


October 2, 2017 - Chief Steve Reed welcomed seven lateral officers to the Fort Wayne Police Department. The seven officers, six males and one female will today begin their abbreviated training at the Public Safety Academy.

September 28, 2017 - Airport Expressway, between Ardmore Avenue and Bluffton Road will be closed Monday, October 2, 2017 to allow Norfolk Southern to make repairs to the rail line. The road is expected to be closed through at least Friday, October 6.

Motorists should plan for additional travel time