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  • 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 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...
  • 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...
  • Anthony Boulevard Bridge Opens on Schedule

    After being closed for the past eight months, traffic is moving once again across the Anthony Boulevard Bridge. The Allen County Board of Commissioners today held a ribbon cutting ceremony that completes reconstruction of the span over the Maumee River...
  • Anthony Blvd. Bridge Ribbon Cutting Set for Thursday

    A ribbon cutting ceremony signaling the opening of the South Anthony Boulevard Bridge will take place Thursday, May 22, at 5:30 p.m. ...
  • County Offices Closed May 26 for Memorial Day

    Due to the Memorial Day holiday, all Allen County offices will be closed on Monday, May 26. County offices will reopen for business on Tuesday, May 27....
  • Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony at Memorial Coliseum May 26

    The public is invited to support the Allen County Council of Veterans during the annual Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Monday, May 26. The parade, which begins at the corner of Parnell Avenue and State Boule...
  • Construction of Carroll Road Bridges Completed

    A portion of Carroll Road just east of US 33 is once again open to traffic after construction of two bridges was finished by the Allen County Highway Department late Wednesday afternoon. ...
  • “Mad Ants Championship Day” Proclaimed in Allen County

    Mad Ants star Ron Howard thanks the Board of Commisioners for proclaiming today "Fort Wayne Mad Ants Championship Day" in Allen County The Allen County Board of Commissioners today took its turn to recognize the community’s latest sports champions. ...
  • Purdue Extension-Allen County Celebrates Centennial

    Commissioners Therese Brown (left) and Nelson Peters present a resolution honoring the 100th anniversary of the nation's cooperative extension service to the Purdue Extension Allen County office. The Allen County Board of Commsisioners joined with...
  • Dust Control Applications Deadline is May 15

    Time is running out for Allen County residents who want the County Highway Department to apply dust control material to their stone and gravel roads this spring. ...
  • Free Water Education Workshop for Teachers, Volunteers

    The Allen County Partnership for Water Quality is hosting another Project WET (Water Education for Teachers) certification workshop.  This workshop is designed to train educators of all sorts in the use of the 60+ activities contained in the 2nd...
  • Nominations Sought for Annual Excellence in Recycling Awards

    The Allen County Solid Waste Management District is seeking nominations for its 2014 Excellence in Recycling Awards. ...
  • Allen Superior Court Accepting Applications for Court Executive Position

    Allen Superior Court is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Court Executive.  Applications will be accepted through May 31, 2014, with an anticipated start date of August 11, 2014. ...