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FWFD accepting applications

Fort Wayne Fire Chief Eric Lahey today announced that the Fort Wayne Fire Department is accepting applications for their 94th Recruit Class.

FWFD: House fire, Red Haw Drive

The Fort Wayne Fire Department was dispatched on a reported house fire called in by a neighbor in the 6900 block of Red Haw Drive at 10:54 am on July 20, 2021.

FWFD Local Pension Board meeting – 7/15/2021

Public notice of a public meeting of the Fort Wayne Fire Department Local Pension Board of Trustees.

Fire Merit Commission meetings – 7/6/2021

The Fort Wayne Fire Merit Commission meets in both Executive and Open sessions on July 6, 2021.

FWFD: Fatal house fire, Paulding Road

The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a reported house fire in the 900 block of East Paulding Road late this afternoon.

FWFD: House fire, St. Joe Center Road

The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to the report of a house fire in the 6300 block of St. Joe Center Road at 7:53 pm on April 19, 2021.

FWFD: House fire, Third street

The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a reported house fire at 11:18 pm on March 29, 2021, in the 1100 block of Third Street.
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Don’t forget to shovel around fire hydrants

The Fort Wayne Fire Department asks that residents who have a fire hydrant located in front of their house clear the snow from around the hydrant.

FWFD promotes safe, responsible fireworks use

The FWFD encourages you to use fireworks responsibly and take the necessary safety precautions.

Public safety at forefront of COVID-19 response

Local leaders highlight how Fort Wayne and Allen County public safety divisions are at the forefront of the local response to COVID-19.