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  • Update of Dawkins Road Emergency Closing

    The cleanup of the Norfolk and Southern train derailment continues near the intersection of Dawkins Road and Webster Road.  Norfolk and Southern plans to re-open Dawkins Road around 3:00 p.m. Tuesday.  Webster Road between Dawkins Road and Edger...
  • Grabill to Host “County Night Out” Event Sept. 18

    The first of three “County Night Out” events for the fall will take place in Grabill on Thursday, September 18. The meeting will be held at the Grabill Park, 13131 Indiana Street, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The town of Grabill is helping with arrangements...
  • Allen County Treasurer Announces Annual Tax Sale Results

    Allen County government was able to recoup more than half-a million dollars in property taxes owed following the County Treasurer's annual tax sale held September 10. ...
  • Highway Update-10:30 a.m. Friday

    As of 10:30 a.m. Friday, the Allen County Highway Department reports the following roads are affected due to high water: Houk Rd. between Maples Rd. & Rohrbach Rd. (closed due to a washout) Paulding Rd. between State Line Rd. & Morgan Rd. T...
  • NorthPoint Development Purchases Four Parcels in Allen County Shovel-Ready Business Park

    The Allen County Redevelopment Commission announced today that NorthPoint Development has purchased four parcels in Stonebridge Business Park. The 40 acres of land in this transaction is near the intersection of Fogwell Parkway and Lafayette Center Road. ...
  • Highway Update-3:30 p.m. Thursday

    As of 3:30 p.m. Thursday, the Allen County Highway Department reports the following roads are affected due to high water: Houk Rd. between Maples Rd. & Rohrbach Rd. (closed due to a washout) Sampson Rd. between Maples Rd. & US 30 (High Water s...
  • County Highway Update-9 a.m. Thursday

    As of 9 a.m. Thursday, the Allen County Highway Department South Barn reports the following roads are closed due to high water: Homestead Rd. between Lwr. Huntington Rd. & US 24 Houk Rd. between Maples Rd. & Rohrbach Rd. Whittern Rd. @ the in...
  • Flags at County-Owned Buildings to be Lowered for Patriot Day

    Flags at all Allen County-owned buildings will be lowered to half-staff Thursday in recognition of Patriot Day. In addition, Allen County residents are being asked to observe a moment of silence beginning at 8:46 a.m. to honor those who lost their lives ...
  • Coliseum Issues Traffic Advisory for ''Living Proof Live'' Event on Saturday

    The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum has issued a Traffic Advisory for Coliseum Boulevard, Parnell Avenue and other roadways surrounding the complex for Saturday, September 13, in conjunction with the sold out "Living Proof Live with Beth Moore" event. ...
  • NEAT Bike Tour '14 Set for Oct. 4

    You can enjoy an early fall day through scenic northern Allen County on Saturday, October 4, when the NEAT (North East Allen Tour) Bike Tour 2012 takes place. ...
  • County Treasurer’s Property Tax Sale Set for Sept. 10

    The Allen County Treasurer’s property tax sale will be held Wednesday, September 10, in the Omni Room at Citizens Square, 200 East Berry Street.  Doors open at 8:00 a.m. with the sale beginning at 9:00 a.m. and continuing until all proper...
  • Public Meeting to Outline Lafayette Ctr Rd Project

    The public will have the opportunity to learn more about the Lafayette Center Road-County Road 900 North Corridor improvement project during an "open house" meeting on Monday, September 8. The event will take place at the Cornerstone Alliance Church, 583...
  • Allen County SWCD Schedules Talks on Algae in Lake Erie, New Equipment to be Unveiled

    Due to the issue of Algal Blooms in Lake Erie and the recent problems with Toledo’s water supply, the St. Mary’s River and Upper Maumee River Watershed groups are hosting two field days. The first of these events will be held September 4, from 6:...
  • Bats Could Pose Rabies Risks for County Residents

    If a bat is found in your home, do not kill it or set it free if there is a chance it may have come in contact with a person or pet. Allen County health officials urge you instead to safely capture the bat and contact the local animal control office to ha...
  • Coliseum to Accept Applications For Part-Time, Seasonal Employment

    The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum will be accepting applications for part-time, seasonal employment at their annual hiring event on Monday, September 8, from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. inside the Expo Center. ...
  • County Waste Reduction and Recycling Leaders Recognized at 22nd Annual Awards Luncheon

    The Allen County Solid Waste Management District honored businesses and organizations for their recycling efforts during its 22nd annual Excellence in Recycling Awards Luncheon held today at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. The Olive Twist, Habi...
  • Allen County Officials Open Shovel-Ready Business Park

    The Allen County Board of Commissioners and local economic development officials cut the ribbon today on the $6.3 million shovel-ready Stonebridge Business Park in southwest Allen County. "Stonebridge is a needed product and along with t...
  • Allen County Highway Update-2:15 p.m. Monday

    At 2:15 p.m. Monday, the Allen County Highway Department North Barn reported that Cook Road between Butt Road and Felger Road reopened after being closed due to flooding.  All county roads which were affected by high water this past weekend are ...
  • McIntosh Named New Allen County CASA Director

    Allen Superior Court Judge Charles Pratt announced the appointment of Julia McIntosh to serve as the new director of the Allen County’s Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program. McIntosh has served as the CASA program’s volunteer coordinator s...
  • Allen County Highway Update-11 a.m. Monday

    As of 11 a.m. Monday, The Allen County Highway Department South Barn reports all roads which had been closed due to flooding over the weekend have reopened.  The North Barn reports that Cook Road between Butt Road and Felger Road remains closed....