Government News

City of Fort Wayne

Solid waste rate proposal to be presented to City Council

Today, the City of Fort Wayne Indiana Administration announced a solid waste rate resolution and ordinance will be introduced to City Council on Tuesday, August 9, 2022.

Agreement for first phase of southeast mixed-use development approved

Today, the Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission approved an economic development agreement for Phase I of a multi-phase mixed-use project called Village Premier in southeast Fort Wayne.

Call 3-1-1 for July 5th storm debris collection

Those residents impacted by the July 5th storm who have tree debris that they’d like collected are asked to call 3-1-1 by the end of the workday Friday, July 15, 2022.

Decades of infrastructure improvements prevented major flooding

Due to decades of infrastructure planning and improvements, fewer and fewer areas around the city are prone to major flooding as in the past.

Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation responds to storm damage

Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation crews and contractors continue to clear debris and downed trees and barricade flooded roadways and trails from Tuesday evening’s storms.

Allen County

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Allen County Highway Dept. storm update

The Allen County Highway Department South Barn reports these roads are blocked due to downed trees from last night's storms.
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Fox Island County Park closed

Fox Island County Park is closed due to damage from last night's severe weather.
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Allen County road closings

The Allen County Highway Department North Barn reports the following road closures this morning due to last night's storms.

Allen County property tax bills to be mailed 4/7/2022

Allen County property tax bills will be mailed on Thursday, April 7, 2022, with the due date for the first installment on Tuesday, May 10, 2022.
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Allen County Jail Feasibility Study subject of Public Hearing

A feasibility study on the future of the Allen County Jail will be the subject of a public hearing on Friday.

Federal

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

Holcomb receives three nominations from the IURC Nominating Committee

The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) Nominating Committee has chosen three nominees to submit to Governor Eric J. Holcomb for consideration for appointment to the IURC.

Governor calls IAG Special Session to return $1B to Hoosier taxpayers

Today, Governor Eric Holcomb signed a proclamation calling a special session for the General Assembly to convene on July 6, 2022, to take action on his plan to return more than $1 Iniana billion of state reserves to Hoosier taxpayers.

Governor Holcomb: $125 automatic tax refund on its way to all Hoosiers

Today, Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced that Hoosiers should expect to begin receiving their promised $125 Automatic Taxpayer Refund in the coming weeks.

INDOT development of the state’s electric vehicle implementation plan

Today, the Indiana Department of Transportation announced that it has issued a request for information to inform development of the state’s EV electric vehicle implementation plan.

Gov. Holcomb Statement on Congressional bipartisan innovation bill

Today, Governor Eric J. Holcomb issued a statement after visiting the White House to urge Congress to pass a bi-partisan innovation bill.