October 7, 2021 - Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation will offer the final Sweet Breeze Boat Tours of the 2021 season over the weekend of October 9-10. To see tour times, and to reserve tickets for the last Sweet Breeze tours of 2021, visit RideSweetBreeze.org.

October 4, 2021 - As we prepare for autumn and colder temperatures, the City’s nine spraygrounds will be turned off for the season after their normal operating hours on Sunday, October 10.

In addition, Hurshtown Reservoir will be closing for the season on October 15.

October 4, 2021 - The City of Fort Wayne is seeking nominations for the 2021 Trail Volunteer of the Year Award. This award recognizes an individual(s) who has demonstrated strong leadership and made exemplary and significant contributions in volunteer time to planning, construction, maintenance,


September 27. 2021 - Sweet Breeze Canal Boat tours are still being offered on Fort Wayne rivers. Tours will be available until mid-October with an official season ending date still to be announced. Visit RideSweetBreeze.org for more information and to purchase tickets.

September 21, 2021 - The City of Fort Wayne's Public Works Division will host the first Renaissance Cruise-In car show on Saturday, October 2 at the Renaissance Pointe YMCA, 2323 Bowser Ave. The event is FREE and open to the public from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

September 16, 2021 - Registration is now open for the 2021 Fair Housing Summit, which features keynote speaker Aaron Carr, who is the Founder and Executive Director of the non-profit watchdog group Housing Rights Initiative (HRI) in New York City. His organization uses a data-driven and systematic


September 15, 2021 - The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department officially unveiled a new landmark in downtown Fort Wayne on September 15. The Megaflora sculpture is located outside the entrance of the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory and was created by area sculptor Cary Shafer.

September 15, 2021 - This month, artists will be painting storm drain murals throughout the City, reminding residents to protect our waterways by keeping pollutants out of the storm drains. With more than 20,000 storm drains throughout our community, drains are the neighborhood gateways to our


August 30, 2021 - Promenade Park was recently named a winner of the 2021 Urban Land Institute (ULI) Americas Awards for Excellence. Winning projects include 10 from the United States and two from Canada, and represent the highest standards of achievement in the land use profession.

August 26, 2021 - The City of Fort Wayne’s Community Development Division will host an open house on Wednesday, September 1 to unveil the next phase of Riverfront development. The event will be held inside the Park Foundation Pavilion at Promenade Park and is open to the public.

August 24, 2021 - The City of Fort Wayne’s Public Works Division in partnership with the Fort Wayne Public Art Commission are pleased to announce the selection of a sculptural artist and unveil the concept that will be installed at the center of the Five Points intersection at Goshen Avenue and


August 23, 2021 - Mayor Tom Henry’s office today announced that Mayor Henry is returning to the office for a light schedule this week. Last week, Mayor Henry announced that he had tested positive for COVID-19 following a few days of on and off fatigue which ultimately led to his testing. Mayor Henry


August 18, 2021 - Mayor Tom Henry’s office today announced that Cindy Henry, Mayor Henry’s wife, has also tested positive for COVID-19. Mrs. Henry is fully vaccinated and is experiencing mild symptoms. Mayor Henry announced yesterday that he had tested positive for COVID-19. Mayor Henry is fully


August 17, 2021 - Mayor Tom Henry today tested positive for COVID-19. Mayor Henry is fully vaccinated and is experiencing mild symptoms. He will be isolated for the next several days and will work from home and be in daily communication with the deputy mayor’s office and city division heads.