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City gives more than $170,000 for neighborhood improvement projects

Today, the City of Fort Wayne’s Neighborhood Planning and Activation Workgroup announced that 38 neighborhood associations have been awarded grants totaling more than $170,000 for community-led projects.

City announces COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance program to reopen

Today, the City of Fort Wayne’s Office of Housing and Neighborhood Services announced that the Emergency Rental Assistance program will reopen on Monday, Feb. 21, 2022.

Emergency rent and utility assistance to end December 12 , 2021

Today, the City of Fort Wayne’s Community Development Division announced that the application process for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program will close on December 12, 2021.

Faces of the Fort phase two – call for building facades

The Fort Wayne Public Art Commission is seeking the submission of potential building facades for phase two of the Faces of the Fort Mural Project.

2021 Tall Grass/Weed program to end – 10/22/2021

The City of Fort Wayne’s Tall Grass/Weed Program is set to end Friday, October 22, 2021.

Registration now open for Fair Housing Summit on 10/13/2021

Registration is now open for the 2021 Fair Housing Summit featuring speaker Aaron Carr, who is the Founder and Executive Director of the non-profit watchdog group Housing Rights Initiative in New York City.

Habitat for Humanity partners with City to rehab house previously set for demolition

A partnership between the City of Fort Wayne and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Fort Wayne has resulted in the rehabilitation of a home set for demolition.

Additional parking lot at 301 West Superior Street

The City of Fort Wayne’s Community Development Division announced today that an additional public parking lot is now open near Promenade Park.

Habitat for Humanity partners with TenPoint Coalition, City

Today, the City of Fort Wayne and Mayor Henry announced a partnership between Habitat for Humanity the Fort Wayne UNITED TenPoint Coalition to bring the construction of new houses to southeast Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Video: Announcement of new developer for southeast mixed-use project

Video and photos from yesterday's announcement of the selection of a developer for the mixed-use project at McKinnie Avenue and Plaza Drive in southeast Fort Wayne, Indiana.