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  • 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 ...
  • 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....
  • Road Closing Update-Friday 2:45 p.m.

    The Allen County Highway Department South Barn reports the following road closings due to flooding as of 2:45 p.m. Friday: Ellison Rd. from Liberty Mills Rd. to Branstrator Rd. Aboite Center Rd. & W. Hamilton Rd. intersection Branstrator Rd. from...
  • Allen Circuit Court Releases Child Support Program Findings

    A new child support program initiated by the Allen Circuit Court in collaboration with the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office and WorkOne of Northeast Indiana is having a positive impact, according to an initial report's findings which show...
  • Allen County iMap Receives Special Achievement Award for GIS Technology Use

    Allen County’s iMap Consortium received a Special Achievement in GIS Award at the Esri International User Conference in San Diego, California held July 16.  The award acknowledges vision, leadership, hard work and innovative use of geographic infor...
  • Parenting Series "Building Successful Kids" Offered in Allen County

    We all want our children to be successful.  But what do kids need to succeed?  What are the building blocks that help children grow up to be caring, responsible, resilient adults?  Enrolling kids in various summer programs, like the the All...
  • Scam Alert Involving Jury Duty Phone Calls

    Allen County residents have reported to Court officials that they are receiving phone calls indicating that a warrant has been issued for their arrest for failure to appear for jury duty, and that the warrant can be recalled if the citizen will pay a sum ...
  • Pufferbelly Trail Reaches Next Phase of Construction

    Allen County Commissioners joined with other government and community leaders today for a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the beginning of the next phase of construction on the Pufferbelly Trail. This year’s work on the Pufferbelly Trail will extend ...
  • McGauley Appointed to Court Executive Position

    Chief Judge Wendy Davis, on behalf of the Board of Judges of the Allen Superior Court, has announced that John D. McGauley has been appointed to the position Court Executive, the chief administrative officer of the court, responsible for the budget, finan...
  • ACNA Quarterly Meeting July 22 at Citizens Square

    The next quarterly meeting of the Allen County Neighborhoods Association will be held Tuesday, July 22, from 7:00-8:30 p.m., in the Omni Room in the Garden Level of Citizens Square, 200 East Berry Street, Fort Wayne. Free parking is available in the ...
  • Allen County Added to Federal Assistance List for January Snowstorm

    Governor Mike Pence announced today that Allen County will receive federal grants for the severe winter storm that severely affected much of the state January 5-9. ...
  • Allen County Sheriff’s Department Accepting Applications for Citizens’ Academy

    The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is now accepting applications for the Citizens' Academy class of 2014 which will run August 20 through November 5. The Allen County Sheriff's Citizens' Academy offers residents the opportunity to have in depth expo...
  • Voter Registration Moves to Rousseau Centre, Extends Hours

    The Allen County Voter Registration office has moved from its former location at One West Superior Street to its new location in Suite 176 of the Rousseau Centre. The new location will also feature new business hours.  The office will begi...
  • County Offices Closed July 4 for Independence Day Holiday

    Due to the Independence Day holiday, all Allen County offices will be closed on Friday, July 4.  There will also be no legislative session of the Board of Commissioners that day. County offices will reopen for business on Monday, July 7....
  • Free HIV Testing Offered on June 27

    June 27 is National HIV Testing Day and the Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health and Walgreens will be teaming up to offer free and confidential HIV testing. Rapid HIV testing will be available Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Walgreens, 118 E. C...
  • More Federal Funds Awarded to Ryan-Bruick Road Project

    The Allen County Highway Department’s Ryan-Bruick Road construction project is receiving a double-dose of federal highway funds. Representatives from the Indiana Department of Transportation appeared at today’s meeting of the Board of Commissioners a...
  • Mosquitoes Capable of Carrying Disease Found Right Here at Home

    Just because the chikungunya virus is not yet prevalent in the United States doesn’t mean residents should worry less about mosquitoes. Mosquitoes in Indiana can carry a variety of diseases, such as West Nile virus, St. Louis and Lacrosse encephalitis....
  • Allen County CASA Director Retiring

    In this file photo, Allen Superior Court Judge Charles F. Pratt (left) congratulates Allen County Court Appointed Special Advocate Program Director Rex McFarren on being named Indiana GAL/CASA Director of the Year for 2013. Superior Court today announce...
  • Program Brings Hundreds of Books to Allen County Kids

    Noah benShea, The Justice Project Executive Director, helps a child pick out a book to keep as part of the "A Book of My Own" project announced Thursday at the Allen County Courthouse. A national program is helping to bring hundreds of books to underpr...
  • “Emergency Medical Services Day” Proclaimed in Allen County

    Commissioner Therese Brown reads a proclamation designating May 23 as "Emergency Medical Services Day" in Allen County as personnel from Three Rivers Ambulance Authority and Northeast EMS look on. The Allen County Board of Commissioners today honored e...