Government News

City of Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne wins 4th All-America City designation

Fort Wayne, Indiana has been awarded a fourth All-America City designation.

Johnnie Mae Farm Market now open

Today the City of Fort Wayne announced today that the Johnnie Mae Farm Market, located at 2518 Winter Street, is now open on Fridays throughout the summer and fall from 2 to 6 p.m.

International water tasting honors Fort Wayne City Utilities

Fort Wayne City Utilities was awarded the fourth-best tasting water at the Berkley Springs International Water Tasting this past weekend.

Park Commissioners meeting tomorrow – 6/10/2021

The City of Fort Wayne Board of Park Commissioners meets Thursday, June 10, 2021, in the Council Discussion Room (Suite 030) of Citizens Square at 10:00 am.

Economic Development Commission Meeting – 6/17/2021

The next Economic Development Commission meeting is planned for June 17, 2021, at Citizens Square, 200 East Berry Street.

Allen County

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County Board of Commissioners meeting canceled – 5/28/2021

The Allen County Board of Commissioners legislative session scheduled for tomorrow, May 28, 2021, has been canceled.

Local gov’t facilities go mask-free – 6/1/2021

Both the City of Fort Wayne Indiana and Allen County facilities are going mask-free starting June 1, 2021.
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CIB meeting tomorrow – 5/27/2021

The Allen County-Fort Wayne Capital Improvement Board meets tomorrow morning at 9:00 am in the Grand Wayne Convention Center's Shaffer Board Room.

Local Gov’t offices closed Memorial Day – 5/31/2021

The City of Fort Wayne Indiana and Allen County government offices will be closed for Memorial Day, Monday, May 31, 2021.
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AC Capital Improvement Board meeting – 5/20/2021

The Allen County-Fort Wayne Capital Improvement Board meets tomorrow, May 20, 2021, in a special meeting.


Federal Judge Thomas L. Kirsch II swearing in

Kirsch sworn in as Circuit Judge, 7th Circuit Court

United States Attorney Thomas Kirsch II assumed the duties of a United States Circuit Judge for the Seventh Circuit today, December 18, 2020.

COVID-19 Disinfectant List

Today, the EPA is releasing an expanded list of EPA-registered disinfectant products that have qualified for use against SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19.
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Fort Wayne man sentenced to 240 months

Christian D. Shelton was sentenced to a total of 240 months imprisonment and a term of supervised release of 2 years last Thursday.
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Clifford Johnson appointed acting US Attorney

The United States Attorney's Office announced that Clifford D. Johnson is now the Acting United States Attorney.
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US Attorney Capp asked to resign

The United States Attorney's Office announced that David Capp has submitted his resignation as United States Attorney as requested by the Preside

State of Indiana

S.R. 3 intersection improvement projects along Lima Road

Today, the Indiana Department of Transportation announced an improvement project for two intersections on S.R. 3 in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Governor Holcomb signs COVID-19 Executive Orders

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has signed two COVID-19 Executive Orders regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

Consumer alert: Unemployment benefits phishing scam

Attorney General Todd Rokita is partnering with the Indiana Department of Workforce Development to warn Hoosiers about an unemployment benefits phishing scam.

Federal pandemic unemployment benefits in Indiana to end

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb today announced that Indiana would end its participation in all federally funded pandemic unemployment benefits effective June 19, 2021.

Tax filing deadline is today – 5/17/2021

The Indiana Department of Revenue reminds Hoosiers that the tax filing deadline is today, May 17, 2021.