City Street Department leaf pickup crews will complete the first round of leaf pickup in the south section of the City later today. This will mark the completion of the first pickup in each three sections of the City.

Mayor Graham Richard will lead the City'€™s second annual Greenway Summit from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, November 14 at the River Lodge in Shoaff Park, 6401 St. Joe Rd.

The Summit is open to the public. Citizens interested in greenways and trails are encouraged to attend.

Fort Wayne City Utilities is one of 14 drinking water systems in the country to win a 2005 Platinum Award for Sustained Competitiveness from the Association of the Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA).

The City of Fort Wayne will lead a group of volunteers in a door-to- door survey campaign from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, October 15 in the Hanna-Creighton neighborhood.

The City of Fort Wayne'€™s Fleet Management Department has been recognized by "Fleet Equipment" magazine as the ninth best fleet in North America.

The City of Fort Wayne will host the 2005 Global Trade Expo from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday, November 2 at the Grand Wayne Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd.

 

The City’s Flood Control Department will upgrade its current automated flood warning system with new hardware thanks to a $95,000 grant from the National Weather Service.

The City of Fort Wayne has received a $50,000 Alternative Fuel Vehicle Program Grant from the State of Indiana to help with the cost of purchasing biodiesel fuel.