City of Fort Wayne Solid Waste collection changes on 10/4/2021

Beginning Monday, Oct. 4, 2021, garbage and recycling crews will collect only City of Fort Wayne-issued carts used for residential collection due to the current COVID-19 surge.

Local ACDH COVID-19 testing site moving

Free COVID-19 testing offered by the Allen County Department of Health will move to a new southwest location opening Tuesday, September 28, 2021.

Governor’s Public Health Commission appointees

Today the Indiana Department of Health announced the appointment of 12 new members to Governor Eric Holcomb's Public Health Commission.

ISDH partners with Gravity Diagnostics to expand COVID-19 testing

Today, the Indiana Department of Health announced it has partnered with Gravity Diagnostics to increase free COVID-19 testing across the state for Hoosiers impacted by the pandemic.

Parkview: Community urged to seek appropriate care and get vaccinated

Parkview Health has seen a significant increase in hospitalizations and patient volumes at clinics across the region due to increasing COVID-19 activity.

Mayor reinstates COVID-19 masking requirement

Today, Fort Wayne, Indiana, Mayor Tom Henry announced two initiatives aimed at lessening the current COVID-19 surge in the community.

Public Health Advisory from the Allen County Health Commissioner

Dr. Matthew Sutter, Allen County Health Commissioner, has issued a Public Health Advisory for the increase in COVID-19 cases in Allen County and Indiana, which is coupled with a rapid increase in hospitalizations.

Mayor Henry tests positive for COVID-19

Today, the City of Fort Wayne Indiana announced the Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry has tested positive for COVID-19.
Allen County Courthouse

Allen County Courts return COVID-19 masking option to courtrooms

In response to the surge in COVID-19 cases and Allen County’s return to orange status, the Allen County Circuit and Superior courts have updated their policy on wearing masks and facial coverings in court buildings.

Date changed for 2021 Tapestry

Citing uncertainties stemming from a resurgence of COVID-19 and its Delta variant and working from an abundance of caution for all involved, Tapestry 2021 has been postponed until next spring.