March 9, 2021 - Beginning March 29, the City of Fort Wayne Street Department will begin collecting biodegradable paper leaf/lawn/garden bags placed by the curb. Residents are asked to call 311 after they have filled and placed the bags at the curb. The bags will then be collected within two business days. Biodegradable bags placed in alleys will not be collected. The collection period will run through April 9. These dates may be subject to change due to weather.