January 22, 2019 - Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation and Friends of the Parks of Allen County are coming together to restore Foster Park Pavilion #3.

The historic stone pavilion in the Foster Park Oak Grove will be fully and accurately restored along with landscape improvements, including a new


January 22, 2019 - Ten water main breaks in the past 30 hours are keeping City Utilities crews busy this week. Seven of the breaks occurred yesterday on the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, which is a City of Fort Wayne holiday.  

Dispatchers called in 15 water maintenance workers to deal with breaks


January 22, 2019 -Mayor Tom Henry, Police Chief Steve Reed and Fire Chief Eric Lahey today provided a public safety recap of 2018 and highlighted plans for 2019 that are designed to make the City of Fort Wayne as safe as possible.

“A commitment to public safety has been a top priority since I


January 20, 2019 - Street Department crews continue battling the latest  winter storm. 

Early Sunday morning, crews began plowing neighborhood side streets. As the sun came out, some of the trucks were sent back to the main roads and connector streets to take advantage of the sun to salt


January 19, 2019 - It will be a long night and weekend for Street Department drivers as they plow around the clock to battle the latest winter storm.

Tonight, drifting and continued precipitation are keeping crews on main roads, though they have been able to plow the connector secondary streets that


January 18, 2019 - Four thousand tons of salt were ordered and delivered to the Fort Wayne Street Department this week as drivers prepare for a weekend of plowing and salting roads. Crews are prepared to plow around the clock through the entire weekend. 

Earlier today, crews pre-treated main


January 12, 2019 - Street Department trucks will plow and salt through the night to combat the latest snowfall. A steady snowfall dumped five inches of snow in some parts of the City.

Early Sunday morning, crews will begin plowing side streets in neighborhoods.  We understand that some residents


January 12, 2019 - Motorists are urged to use caution as snow continues to fall throughout the City. Steady snow coupled with wind is keeping crews busy and is causing slick conditions on City streets, and 40 Street Department plow trucks have been out since this morning plowing and salting City


January 10, 2019 - Area residents gathered at the Grand Wayne Center Thursday evening to offer their ideas for the next phases of Riverfront Fort Wayne.

During the meeting, residents learned about the progress being made to design Riverfront Fort Wayne beyond Promenade Park. The next steps include


January 8, 2019 - Here is a list of events and activities happening on the Riverfront:

Riverfront Public Input Meeting

January 10, 6 p.m.

Grand Wayne Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd.

The community is invited to provide input about the next phases of Riverfront Fort Wayne and get updates on the


January 7, 2019 - The City of Fort Wayne Street Department is extending leaf pick up for residents with bagged leaves, through Friday, Jan. 11. 

Residents who have the paper biodegradable leaf bags should call 311 to schedule a pick up. Bags will be picked up within two business days of calling 311. 

Janaury 2, 2019 - New hours, permit pricing and services go into effect January 2 at Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control.

The business office will be adding an hour of service to better accommodate residents. The business office is used for owners wishing to surrender their pets to the shelter, lost


December 27, 2018 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 1 in recognition of New Year’s Day.

Residential garbage and recycling will be collected on Monday, December 31. Tuesday – Friday collection will be one day later.

City offices will resume regular business hours on


December 24, 2018 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Monday, Dec. 24 and Tuesday, Dec. 25 in observance of Christmas.

Residential garbage and recycling will be collected on Monday, December 24. Tuesday – Friday collection will be one day later.

City offices will resume regular


December 20, 2018 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that the City’s Office of Housing and Neighborhood Services is the recipient of a $3,179,000 grant to remediate lead paint in older homes.

The grant was awarded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development as part of a total $139


December 18, 2018 - Leaf collection moves north on Wednesday, December 19, 2018.  A few crews will continue south to finish up the second pass through southern neighborhoods, and others will begin the final pass through northern neighborhoods. 

Residents can view daily updates at the website ...