The City of Fort Wayne announced three additional street closures this afternoon.

New closures as of 3 p.m. Friday:

  • Fairfield from Lower Huntington Bridge to Concord
  • Prospect at Griswold
  • Tennessee at Griswold
  • Clinton Street between 4th Street and Superior Street has a single lane closed. Drivers are encouraged to find alternate routes.


Below is a complete list of the closures for Friday morning. Residents are also reminded to not drive through standing water as depths are deceiving and under currents can be strong. 

  • Prospect at Griswold
  • Tennessee at Griswold
  • Smith Road at Engle
  • Calhoun and Tillman
  • Superior and Van Buren
  • Sherman and High
  • Corvalis at Belle Vista
  • Charlotte and North Side Drive
  • Westbrook between State and Clinton
  • Salge and St. Joe Center Road
  • Eastbrook and Westbrook
  • Maumee and Fairview
  • Autumn Ridge and Illinois Road
  • Wayne Trace and Anthony
  • Garfield and Tilden
  • Taylor and Freeman
  • Taylor and Bright
  • Taylor and McKinley
  • Glasgow and Dwenger
  • Reed St. and Rudisill
  • Fletcher and Wayne Trace
  • Reynolds at Coliseum
  • Delta and Edgewater
  • Mayflower and Winchester
  • Bradbury and Prairie Grove
  • Park and Waldron Circle

  • Fairfield from Lower Huntington Bridge to Concord
  • 4th Avenue between Clinton and Spy Run
  • Freeman between Jefferson and Covington
  • Elizabeth Street bridge
  • Tecumseh Street bridge
  • Edsall to the railroad track
  • Perry to dead end and Perry at the alley
  • 7700 block of Woodbine, north of Cook Road
  • 1700 block of Catalpa
  • 1800 block of Hadley Road
  • 3000 block of Broadripple to Pinewood
  • Winter Street between Oxford and Grier
  • 2000 block of Carterton
  • 2700 block of South Park
  • North River Road from Maysville to Fort Wayne city limits
  • Orchard Lane between Fairbrook and Pine Manor
  • Thieme Drive between Main and Washington
  • Rockhill between Berry and Washington
These streets are either closed or experiencing high water. Drivers are encouraged to use alternative routes to avoid these areas until further notice. Not all locations may have barricades, so use good judgment and avoid driving through standing water.

Four locations remain available to residents to make their own sandbags

The City'€™s four locations for residents in danger of flooding to make their own sandbags continue to be available. The Street Department has placed piles of sand and bags at these locations.  The locations are:

Portage Middle School '€“ 3521 Taylor Street
Broadview Florist '€“ 5409 Winchester Road
Taylor University '€“ 1025 W. Rudisill Blvd.
(parking lot on the south side of Rudisill)
Southwest Conservation Club '€“ 5701 Bluffton Road

Residents with issues or concerns related to flooding may call 311 for assistance.