July 20, 2018 - Today marked the successful completion of the Lifetime Sports Academy’s 21st summer with more than 1,000 participants this year and a total of 27,961 participants over the last 21 years. Group lessons in the lifetime sports of golf, tennis and swimming were offered to boys and

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July 17, 2018 - Fort Wayne UNITED is providing a wonderful opportunity for those looking for employment. On Saturday, July 21, 7 – 10 pm, several area employers will be available during Fort Wayne UNITED’s Late Night Basketball League to share information about positions they have available. Job Fair

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July 17, 2018 - Temporary decorative LED lighting is now brightening the underside of the Norfolk-Southern overpass that crosses Barr Street just north of Freimann Square.

Three types of lighting have been installed and each can be programmed in a variety of color combinations. The lighting

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July 13, 2018 - In a continued effort to make customer improvements, the City of Fort Wayne Board of Public Works launched a new web page today to allow contractors to purchase and download bid specifications from the convenience of their office or home.

The Board is partnering with Quest

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July 13, 2018 - Tillman Park now offers a championship caliber disc golf course. At a grand opening on July 13, 5 pm officials from the disc golf community joined Parks and Recreation Director, Steve McDaniel as they opened the Disc Golf Course at Tillman Park.

The newest disc golf course will be

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July 11, 2018 - The Fort Wayne Police Department's Victim Assistance Program is challenging local residents, businesses, churches, groups, and organizations to help fill 10 book bags with school supplies for local school children in need. 

In partnership with Salvation Army for the Tools for School

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July 11, 2108 - Mayor Tom Henry is seeking applicants for his Mayor’s Youth Engagement Council for the 2018-19 school year.

The Council’s vision is to be a service learning group comprised of youth members. The members provide a voice for the youth of Fort Wayne to local government by engaging

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July 10, 2018 - Mayor Tom Henry today announced the launch of a pilot grant program for Fort Wayne neighborhoods.

Applications are now being accepted for the Neighborhood Improvement Grant, which is designed to support neighborhood projects that beautify public spaces and strengthen community

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June 29, 2018 - The American traditions of parades, cookouts, and fireworks help us. The American traditions of parades, cookouts, and fireworks help uscelebrate the summer season, especially our nation's birthday on the Fourth of July. However, fireworks can turn a joyful celebration into a painful

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June 29, 2019 - The 63rd basic recruit class of the Fort Wayne Police Department consisting of 21 recruits have graduated and become fully commissioned officers.

Police Chief Steve Reed stated, “As Chief of Police, I am committed to ensuring that the City of Fort Wayne continues to have the best

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June 28, 2018 - The City of Fort Wayne today announced the lobby of the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory will serve as an additional cooling station due to high temperatures and heat indexes forecasted to impact our area.

The cooling station will be available from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on

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June 28, 2018 - Futsal, also known as small-sided soccer, has now found a home in Packard Park. At an official kick-off today, officials from the soccer community and Packard Park neighbors joined Mayor Tom Henry, international soccer star DaMarcus Beasley and Parks and Recreation Director Steve

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June 28, 2018 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in recognition of Independence Day.

There will be no residential garbage and recycling collection on Wednesday. The collection schedule will be pushed back one day beginning Wednesday.

The City will resume regular

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June 26, 2018 - Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control wants pet owners to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday while keeping their pets safe and secure. Dogs, cats, and even small animals can easily become overwhelmed by the sudden explosions of fireworks causing panic and fear leading to a spike in

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June 22, 2018 - Forecasts are calling for more heavy rain, and it’s essential for all of us to look out for our neighborhoods. City Utilities reminds residents to check stormwater drains and keep them clear of trash, leaves and other debris. With nearly 19,000 storm drains and inlets residents are

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June 22, 2018 - The Fort Wayne Dragon Boat Races presented by Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation, Riverfront Fort Wayne, and Parkview Regional Medical Center scheduled for Saturday, June 23 have been CANCELLED. Due to high water levels and anticipated additional rain, it is unsafe to hold the event

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June 20, 2018 - Mayor Tom Henry today was joined by Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill, Reverend Dr. Charles Harrison, Fort Wayne UNITED representatives, and local community and business leaders to announce that the City of Fort Wayne plans to become a TenPoint Coalition city. 

The coalition is the

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June 18, 2018 - A day after Father’s Day, Mayor Tom Henry today announced a new policy for non-union city employees providing paid parental leave. The policy would help support parents by offering paid time off to focus on bonding with their new child and adjusting to their new family situation. 

Both

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June 14, 2018 - Mayor Tom Henry was “back on the street” today, Calhoun Street to be exact, to announce the return of the City’s Open Streets Fort Wayne event.

Joined by neighborhood and business leaders, bike riders, pickleball players and fitness instructors, Mayor Henry announced that the free

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