December 18, 2018 - Mayor Tom Henry and Parks & Recreation Director Steve McDaniel today provided an update on the 2018 capital improvement projects and programs in our parks and facilities operated by the Parks & Recreation Department. Over 43 projects were completed in 2018 and the City of Fort

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December 17, 2018 -  Residents are invited to learn about what’s next for Riverfront Fort Wayne during a public meeting set for Thursday, January 10, 2019, 6 to 8 p.m. at the Grand Wayne Center in the Anthony Wayne Ballroom.

During the meeting, residents will learn about the progress being made on

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December 17, 2018 - Mayor Tom Henry today announced that 11 neighborhood associations are being awarded grants to improve their communities.

This year, the Community Development Division launched the Neighborhood Improvement Grant program, which is designed to support neighborhood projects that beautify

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December 13, 2018 -  Mayor Tom Henry today hosted a special ceremony to recognize milestone years of service for 33 exceptional City of Fort Wayne employees.

“I appreciate the outstanding efforts of our City government employees,” said Mayor Henry. “The 33 employees we’re honoring today are true

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Decemebr 12, 2018 - Work on a Fort Wayne public art master plan is now underway.

Recently, the Fort Wayne Public Art Commission selected Columbus, Ohio-based planning firm Designing Local to develop a public arts master plan for the city. The plan is funded by a private gift from the Fort Wayne

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December 12, 2018 - Record street, sidewalk and curb repair was implemented in more than 190 neighborhoods in 2018, and today Mayor Tom Henry joined residents of the Lima Valley neighborhood to celebrate their neighborhood improvements.

“Infrastructure work in neighborhoods matters and this year was

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December 11, 2018 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry and Fort Wayne Chief of Police Steve Reed join with Holiday Cab to announce the return of the program that provides free cab rides home to impaired drivers during this holiday season. In its 31th year of service, the Holiday Cab program runs from

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December 10, 2018 - Heavy leaves in central neighborhoods will keep some Street Department crews in central neighborhoods, but the majority of the crews will start the second pass through southern neighborhoods. Residents are encouraged to monitor the leaf collection process by visiting the website

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November 30, 2018 - Street Department crews continued leaf pick-up this week, but some had to move over to salting operations during weather events. As a result, crews will continue leaf collection in central neighborhoods next week.

This weekend’s weather forecast is calling for rain, and

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November 29, 2018 - Riverfront Fort Wayne Phases II and III are now underway with a focus on planning and design for downtown riverfront development beyond Phase I, which is the design and construction of Promenade Park.

Professionals from DAVID RUBIN Land Collective, the landscape architecture and

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November 28, 2018 - A new, multi-use segment of the Pufferbelly Trail is complete and today Mayor Tom Henry joined business owners, community leaders, elected officials and members of the Northeast Indiana Regional Development Authority (RDA) to cut the ribbon and officially open the trail route.

November 20, 2018 – The Fort Wayne Fire Department is reminding you to keep safety in mind as holiday meals are being prepared. It can be easy to get wrapped up in entertaining guests, but it is important to monitor meal preparation closely.

November 16, 2018 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 22 and Friday, Nov. 23 in recognition of Thanksgiving.

November 15, 2018 - Mayor Tom Henry today was joined by representatives from Greater Fort Wayne Crime Stoppers, the City of Fort Wayne and City of New Haven police departments, Indiana State Police, Allen County Sheriff’s Department, the FBI and the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office to commemorate

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November 15, 2018 - Fort Wayne Street Department trucks continue to work on roads, applying salt and blading streets throughout the City this morning.   

Last night crews pre-treated the streets with liquid-brine, to reduce the formation of solid, thick ice patches. Motorists are encouraged to slow

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November 14, 2018 - City of Fort Wayne Street Department trucks are set to pre-treat City streets in anticipation of freezing rain. City trucks are loaded and ready to go with trucks carrying liquid-brine, a substance sprayed on the road to reduce ice formations that make streets slick during

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November 14, 2018 - Applications for the City’s Commercial Façade Grant program are now being accepted for the 2019 construction year. The Commercial Façade Grant program was introduced eleven years ago by Mayor Tom Henry and provides local businesses the opportunity to apply for matching grants to

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November 13, 2018 - Jeff Ellis & Associates awarded the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department the 2018 Platinum International Aquatics Safety Award to the Lifeguard Staff for consistently and exceeding the criteria for aquatic safety.