February 23, 2017 - Beginning March 1, 2017, Kelly Lundberg will lead the City of Fort Wayne’s Office of Housing and Neighborhood Services as the new Deputy Director for Community Development. Lundberg takes the position previously held by Heather Presley-Cowen, who recently left to pursue her

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February 22, 2017 – The Fort Wayne Fire Department is placing three new fire engines into service this week. 


Fire Station 9 on East Pontiac Street, Fire Station 10 on North Anthony Boulevard and Fire Station 11 on East Rudisill Boulevard are receiving the new engines.

February 22, 2017 – The Fort Wayne Fire Department is placing three new fire engines into service this week.

Fire Station 9 on East Pontiac Street, Fire Station 10 on North Anthony Boulevard and Fire Station 11 on East Rudisill Boulevard are receiving the new engines.

The engines are 2017 Pierce

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February 21, 2017 - Today, Mayor Tom Henry and Parks & Recreation Landscape Architect Alec Johnson, along with representatives from the Great Lakes Commission, and the DNR’s Indiana Lake and River Enhancement Program (LARE), kicked off the St. Marys Small Scale Streambank Stabilization project.

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February 21, 2017 - Today, Mayor Tom Henry and Parks & Recreation Landscape Architect Alec Johnson, along with representatives from the Great Lakes Commission, and the DNR’s Indiana Lake and River Enhancement Program (LARE), kicked off the St. Marys Small Scale Streambank Stabilization project. The Great

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February 16, 2017 - Earlier today, the Allen County-Fort Wayne Capital Improvement Board (CIB) released schematic designs and cost estimates for a possible downtown event center.

The City of Fort Wayne and Allen County Commissioners requested that the CIB lead the request for proposals process and

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February 7, 2017 - RealAmerica Companies today celebrated the beginning of construction on Fort Wayne’s newest downtown living option, Superior Lofts, 102 W. Superior St.

Superior Lofts is located near the planned Phase I Riverfront Fort Wayne development and will convert obsolete manufacturing

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February 6, 2017 - Quick and efficient communication with the public can make all the difference in an emergency. Thanks to a new alert system, public safety officials in Fort Wayne and Allen County hope to achieve that.

At a news conference today, officials with the city, county and the

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Investing in our Neighborhoods

HOBSON ROAD

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Contractor: Primco, Inc.
Start date: May 18, 2017
Completion Date: Construction completed in November 2017
Investment: $2.4 million

Description: Concrete reconstruction on Hobson Road between State Blvd. and Coliseum Boulevard. Once completed, this

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DIEBOLD ROAD RECONSTRUCTION PHASE 1

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Description:  This project involves road widening and drainage improvements from North Clinton Street to Dupont Road . This is a joint project, with Allen County Highway

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PINE VALLEY/WINDRIFT – Phase 1

Contractor: Garcia Concrete
Start date:  Late September 2016
Completion Date: November 2017
Investment: $2.87 million

 Description: This project involves spot repair, reconstruction of concrete streets & sidewalks and storm drainage

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ARLINGTON PARK -- Phase 2

Contractor: Hipskind Concrete
Start date: Spring 2017 
Completion Date:  November 2017
Investment:$2.1 million

 

Description: This project involves spot repair, reconstruction of concrete streets & sidewalks in the Arlington Park 
neighborhood. It will

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COLDWATER ROAD

Contractor: Brooks Construction
Start date:  May 1, 2017
Completion Date:  November 2017
Investment: $4.165 million

 Description: The improvements will replace the road surface, enhance safety for pedestrians and motorists, improve storm drainage and

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GRAND STREET BRICK REPAIR

Contractor:  Key Concrete
Start date:  September 2017
Completion Date:  Sept. 15, 2017 PROJECT COMPLETED
Investment: $225,000

Description: This project involves the reconstruction of brick pavement, in addition to some curb and curb ramps, on Grand

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MAYSVILLE-LANDIN-TRIER ROAD ROUNDABOUT

Contractor: E & B Paving, Inc.
Start date: March 29, 2017
Completion Date:  November 2017 CONSTRUCTION COMPLETED in September 2017
Investment:  $1.35 million

 

Description: Construction of a Roundabout at the intersection of Maysville

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NORTH CLINTON STREET - Phase 2

Contractor:  Primco, Inc.
Start date:  October 2016
Completion Date: July 2017 PROJECT COMPLETED
Investment:  $2.367 million

 Description: Concrete reconstruction on North Clinton Street from North of Washington Center Road to North of

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FAIRFIELD AVENUE STREETSCAPE

Contractor:  Hipskind Concrete

Start date:  April 2017

Completion Date:  July 2017 PROJECT COMPLETED

Investment:  $1.19 million

 

Description: This project involves concrete street rehabilitation and streetscape along Fairfield Avenue, from Main Street to

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January 31, 2017 - Residents continue to flock to our trails in record numbers. Year-end totals for 2016 show a record 568,138 trail users, a 17.5 percent increase that smashes the previous record set in 2012 of 483,581 by nearly 85,000 users. 

Growth in the trail network has not only made it

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