November 22, 2017 – 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.

Home cooking fires are three times more likely to occur on

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November 20, 2017 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24 in recognition of Thanksgiving.

Residential garbage and recycling collection will be pushed back one day with Thursday’s collection on Friday and Friday’s collection on Saturday.

November 17, 2017 - City Utilities is asking residents to check neighborhood storm drains and make sure they are clear of leaves, trash and other debris so they can be free to handle stormwater.  With tomorrow’s weather forecast calling for prolonged periods of rain, leaves can clog drains,

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November 17, 2017 - Efforts to enhance alleys in the City of Fort Wayne are underway with the first neighborhood alley improvement project as part of City Council’s recent passage of an increase to the local income tax.

Killea and West Leith streets from South Calhoun Street to Hoagland Avenue is the

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November 15, 2017 - Applications for the City’s Commercial Façade Grant program are now being accepted for the 2018 construction year. The Commercial Façade Grant program was introduced ten years ago by Mayor Tom Henry and provides local businesses the opportunity to apply for matching grants to

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November 13, 2017 - A milestone drew a crowd in celebration of the ribbon cutting for the 100th mile of the Fort Wayne/Allen County Trail Network.   

City of Fort Wayne, City of New Haven, Allen County Commissioners, State legislators, Allen County Council members and Fort Wayne City Council members

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November 9, 2017 - A purchase agreement is in place for the City of Fort Wayne to buy the North River property from Calhoun Investments, LLC.

The North River property is comprised of 29 acres bounded by Clinton, Fourth and Harrison streets and serves as an important gateway into downtown. The site was

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November 6, 2017 - Mayor Tom Henry joined Barbara Bradley Baekgaard, representatives from Provenance Hotels, elected officials and community leaders today to announce a proposal to bring a 125-room boutique hotel to downtown Fort Wayne.

The $27.7 million one-of-a-kind specialty hotel would be

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November 6, 2017 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10 in recognition of Veterans Day.

There will be no leaf pickup on Friday. Garbage and recycling collection will remain on schedule. 

October 27, 2017 - We’re looking forward to IU Health having a presence in Fort Wayne. Fortunately, for northeast Indiana, IU Health has recognized and understands the need to ensure our citizens continue to have access to the goods and services they require and the amenities they deserve.

October 26, 2017 - The 100th mile of the regional trail network is paved with minor edging work to be completed over the next few weeks.

To celebrate this important milestone, the City of Fort Wayne, Allen County and Fort Wayne Trails Inc. will hold a celebration event at the location of the 100th

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October 25, 2017 - Session four of the Fort Wayne UNITED Late Night Basketball League is underway.

The program runs from 8-11 p.m. each Saturday evening through November 25. This Saturday evening, there will be a dunk contest, 3-point shooting contest and league games.

The Fort Wayne UNITED Late

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October 24, 2017 - We have finished another budget season with City Council’s passage of the City of Fort Wayne budget for 2018.

With less than one percent of the proposed budget being cut, the 2018 budget ensures we’ll continue to meet the needs of residents and businesses with an emphasis on

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October 19, 2017 - In preparation for winter, City Utilities will make annual adjustments to river levels beginning this weekend.

At noon on Saturday, October 21, City Utilities will temporarily lower the St. Joseph River upstream of the St. Joseph Dam, in order to remove the flashboards on Monday,

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October 19, 2017 - At its annual conference, the Indiana Water Environment Association recognized the City Utilities Water Pollution Control Plant for outstanding achievement in laboratory technique and for its employee safety record.  The plant received IWEA’s 2017 Laboratory Excellence Award and

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