The St. Joseph Community Health Foundation awarded a $54,000 grant to the Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health.  The grant dollars will be used to pay for two part-time interpreters to assist refugees seeking medical and environmental services.

Thanks to an anonymous donor, future recipients of the Linda and Jerry Vandeveer Impact Award will also be receiving a $250 check in addition to a plaque from the Allen County Board of Commissioners

Fire Police City County Federal Credit Union today announced that an individual who wanted to give a small token to recipients of the award has placed $2,500 into an account at the credit union.  A $250 check will be issued to each recipient beginning with last year’s honorees, Dan and Judi Wire.  The donor did not wish to be identified publically.

The Allen County Department of Environmental Management will launch a weekly Household Hazardous Waste drop-off program at their refurbished facility located at 2260 Carroll Road starting July 10.  The new drop-off program will be open to the public every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Minimal fees and material limits will apply.

The next quarterly meeting of the Allen County Neighborhoods Association will be held Thursday, July 26, from 6:30-8:00 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 public parking area in front of Citizens Square and at meters around the building. Those attending should enter the building at the main entrance on the north side of the building.


Allen Superior Court Judge John F. Surbeck, Jr., will retire from the bench effective at the end of 2018.

Judge Surbeck announced his retirement to his fellow Superior Court judges on Tuesday and spent the past two days informing colleagues around the state. He officially communicated his intent to retire to Indiana Supreme Court Justice Loretta Rush on Wednesday.

His final day on the bench will be December 31, 2018, concluding a career in law that that will have spanned more than 47 years.

Lisbeth A. Borgmann

Lisbeth A. Borgmann
Clerk of Courts

Contact Info

Allen County Courthouse
715 S. Calhoun Street
Rm. 200A
Fort Wayne, IN 46802


Ph. (260) 449-7245

Fax (260) 449-7658

Hours of Operation
M-F 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

2018 Court Holiday Calendar

Clerk of Courts
Lisbeth A. Borgmann

Chief Deputy
Christopher M. Nancarrow

Director of System Operations
Mary Giant

Administrative Assistant
Michele Koop