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  • NEXT STEP IN RIVERFRONT DEVELOPMENT PROJECT TO BE DISCUSSED AT CITY COUNCIL MEETING

    July 19, 2016 - A contract for final design, engineering development, construction documents, project bidding, and construction administration for the first phase of riverfront development will be discussed at tonight’s City Council meeting. The meeti...
  • MAYOR HENRY PROCLAIMS JULY 15 AS SISTER CITIES INTERNATIONAL DAY

    July 15, 2016 - Mayor Tom Henry proclaimed today Sister Cities International Day in the City of Fort Wayne. Sister Cities International Day commemorates 60 years since the Sister Cities International organization was founded as an initiative by Preside...
  • PUBLIC INVITED TO TOUR THE THREE RIVERS WATER FILTRATION PLANT

    July 8, 2016 - In support of the Three Rivers Festival, City Utilities is inviting residents to tour the Three Rivers Water Filtration Plant on Tuesday, July 12 from 2:30-6 p.m. with the last tour beginning at 5:30 p.m. The walking tour will give visit...
  • PUBLIC INVITED TO SPECIAL EVENT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT NEW RIVERFRONT DEVELOPMENT DESIGNS AND BRANDING EFFORTS

      July 6, 2016 - There will be an information session for the public to learn more about the riverfront schematic designs and next steps and be the first to see the new branding materials for Riverfront Fort Wayne. The meeting will take place at 5:3...
  • STREET CLOSURES FOR THREE RIVERS FESTIVAL EVENTS

    July 5, 2016 – Street closures for the upcoming Three Rivers Festival.  ...
  • STREET CLOSURES FOR FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS EVENT

    July 1, 2016 – There will be a few street closures for the fireworks show in downtown Fort Wayne scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. Monday, July 4. -Wayne Street from Harrison to Clinton streets from 7:30 p.m.-midnight -Calhoun Street from Jefferson ...
  • MAYOR HENRY CALLS FOR RATE REDUCTION TO REDUCE BURDEN ON AQUA INDIANA CUSTOMERS

    June 30, 2016 - Continuing his proactive efforts to help residents in southwest Fort Wayne, Mayor Tom Henry is asking the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) to reduce the sewer rate increase requested by Aqua Indiana.  Mayor Henry is con...
  • CITY AND TINCAPS PARTNER TO ENHANCE EXPERIENCE AT MASON PARK/ELMHURST LITTLE LEAGUE AS PART OF PLAY BALL INITIATIVE

    June 30, 2016 - Baseball players with the Elmhurst Little League at Mason Park, 5800 Mason Dr., will soon have new green screens at the diamonds as a way to improve the game experience for players, umpires, and fans. In addition, batting cage screens an...
  • MAYOR HENRY UNVEILS SCHEMATIC DESIGNS FOR RIVERFRONT DEVELOPMENT PROJECT

    June 29, 2016 - Mayor Tom Henry today joined community leaders and riverfront advocates to unveil the schematic designs for the first phase of riverfront development to enhance Fort Wayne and the region. Development would occur in eight areas on the so...
  • STATEMENT FROM MAYOR TOM HENRY ON WHEEL TAX

    June 28, 2016 - Investing in neighborhood infrastructure projects continues to be a top priority of my administration. We’re committed to addressing the conditions of our streets and roads so we can sustain and enhance Fort Wayne in order to keep and ...
  • CITY OFFICES TO BE CLOSED ON FOURTH OF JULY

    June 28, 2016 - The City of Fort Wayne’s offices will be closed on Monday, July 4 in recognition of Independence Day. There will be no residential garbage and recycling collection on Monday. The collection schedule will be pushed back one day for the...
  • COMMUNITY INVITED TO FACES OF THE FORT CELEBRATION

    June 23, 2016 - Riverfront Fort Wayne is inviting all area residents to join the Faces of the Fort celebration on the Historic Wells Street Bridge, Thursday, June 30 from 6 to 8 p.m. The event will celebrate the installation of Faces of the Fort, a com...
  • MAYOR HENRY ANNOUNCES CITY AWARDS GRANTS TO 10 NON-PROFITS

    June 23, 2016 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced that 10 local non-profits will receive funding from the City’s federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) dollars. Approximately $360,000 will be available to help low- and moderate-inc...
  • MAYOR HENRY OPENS RENAISSANCE POINTE AND HANNA STREET TRAILS

    June 22, 2016 - Mayor Tom Henry, members of the Housing and Neighborhood Development Services (HANDS) Board and residents of nearby neighborhoods celebrated the opening of portions of the Hanna Street and Renaissance Pointe trails today. “The new addit...
  • PET SAFETY TIPS FOR FOURTH OF JULY AND SUMMER

    June 21, 2016 - Dogs and cats can easily become overwhelmed by the sudden explosions of fireworks causing panic and fear. Animal Care & Control wants pet owners to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday while keeping their pets safe and secure. Pets t...
  • RIVERPALOOZA/DRAGON BOAT RACES ARE BACK FOR SECOND YEAR

    June 17, 2016 - Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry today announced the City of Fort Wayne will again host Dragon Boat Races as part of the Riverpalooza festivities to take place Saturday, June 25 at Headwaters Park West. The unique event will be presented by t...
  • HOUSING & NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES CONSOLIDATED PLAN AND ANNUAL ACTION PLAN AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW

      June 16, 2016 - The 2016-2020 Draft Consolidated Plan and 2016 Draft Annual Action Plan outlining how the City of Fort Wayne will invest U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) dollars through 2020 are now available online for public review. ...
  • STORYTIME ON THE BRIDGE BEGINS MONDAY

    June 16, 2016 - This coming Monday, June 20, Riverfront Fort Wayne and the Allen County Public Library are kicking off a weekly summer family Storytime on the Bridge. Storytime on the Bridge will offer kids of all ages songs, great stories, silly rhyme...
  • FORT WAYNE PARKS & RECREATION DEPARTMENT EXPANDING FREE FOOD SERVICE FOR YOUTH

    June 14, 2016 - The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department served over 90,000 free meals to youth, ages 5 – 18, in 2015 and now plans to start providing more. In conjunction with the beginning of the Department’s weekday summer programming whi...
  • FOELLINGER THEATRE CONCERT UPDATE

    June 13, 2016 - Nine additional concerts have been added to the Foellinger Theatre Concert Season since the schedule was announced on February 23. The concert lineup is below, with an asterisk next to concerts added after February 23.  ...

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