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Fort Wayne city offices to close on July 4

Garbage pick-up pushed back one day

Statement as issued Wednesday:

Fort Wayne, Ind. – The City of Fort Wayne’s offices – including the 311 Call Center, City Utilities, Animal Care and Control administration, Police and Fire Department administrations and the Parks and Recreation Department administration and youth centers – will be closed Wednesday, July 4th in observance of the holiday.

Residential garbage and recycling pick-up is pushed back one day, starting Wednesday. This means Wednesday’s collection will be picked up on Thursday, Thursday’s collection will be picked up Friday and Friday’s route will be picked up Saturday.

The City’s parking meters will be free on Wednesday.

The City will resume regular business hours on Thursday, July 5th.

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