July 1, 2022 - The City of Fort Wayne has installed a new Blue Star Banner as part of the ongoing program to honor and recognize City of Fort Wayne residents and City of Fort Wayne government employees who are actively deployed.
The following individual is being honored and recognized with a banner:
Private First Class Jackson C. Connelly, U.S. Army
Banners are displayed on light poles going east along West Jefferson Boulevard to Swinney Park.
The Blue Star Banner initiative started in May 2014 under the leadership of Mayor Tom Henry and has recognized more than 100 City of Fort Wayne residents and City government employees who have been actively deployed.
Family and friends of deployed military personnel are encouraged to complete an application at www.cityoffortwayne.org/bluestarbanner.