January 22, 2021 - On Monday, January 25, most Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation offices and facilities will reopen to the public at their normal operating hours. Capacities will be limited in these buildings and all facilities will continue to require masks and proper social distancing practices. 

  • Parks and Recreation Administration Offices, 705 E. State Blvd., open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Downtown Community Center, 233 W. Main St., open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • McMillen Community Center, 3901 Abbott St., Youth must pre-register for programming which meets Monday – Thursday from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m. on Friday (12-5 p.m. when FWCS are closed).  Adult programming is Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and evenings from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
  • Jennings Center, 1330 McCulloch Street, open for registered participants Monday-Thursday 3 - 8 p.m.; Friday 3 - 7 p.m. (12-5 p.m. when FWCS are closed)
  • Weisser Park Youth Center, 802 Eckart St., open for registered participants Monday-Thursday 3 - 8 p.m.; Friday 3 - 7 p.m. (12-5 p.m. when FWCS are closed)
  • Cooper Center will remain closed at this time.

For more details about programs and events at these facilities, go to FortWayneParks.org.

Director Amy-Jo Sites


Adoption Lobby Hours:

12:00 - 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
12:00 - 6:00 p.m. Wednesday

CLOSED Monday, Saturday & Sunday FOR ADOPTIONS
To submit a pet adoption profile, you must do so 15-minutes before closing to allow sufficient time for processing.

Business Office Hours (lost & found- receiving lobby- citations or other law enforcement concerns):

11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri
CLOSED Saturday & Sunday

Animal Control Officer Assistance
9am-8pm Monday - Friday
After 8pm, weekend & holidays,
call 260-449-3000

After Hours / Immediate Officer Assistance:
1:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m. Emergencies

General Contact Information:
Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control
3020 Hillegas Road
Fort Wayne IN 46808
After 8 p.m. and on weekends and holidays, call 449-3000 for assistance.
Fax: 260-427-5514

It is our mission to serve our community in a humane, public safety capacity while working to keep pets with loving families by providing education opportunities and resources or facilitating re-homing or adoption when necessary.

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