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Matt Limpert bundles up in the cold while clearing snow at Mike's Carwash on Calhoun on Tuesday morning.

Closings and delays for Tuesday Jan. 7

Here is an updated list of area closings and delays. If you have a closing or delay, e-mail your notice to jgnews@jg.net.

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School closings:

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  • Fort Wayne and all Allen County schools are closed today. The Southwest Allen County Schools School Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday has been rescheduled to Thursday.
  • East Noble Schools will be closed today.
  • IPFW will be closed today to all but essential employees.
  • Ball State campus remains closed until 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. 3rd shift reports at 10:30 p.m. or regular schedule. Essential personnel report. All other employees return Wednesday. Ball State, Burris Lab School and Indiana Academy classes canceled Tuesday.
  • Ivy Tech Ivy Tech Northeast is closed today.
  • The University of Saint Francis Fort Wayne Campus is closed until noon today. All activities beginning at noon or later will proceed as scheduled.
  • Taylor University campus closed today. The Zondervan Library will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and the Kesler Center (KSAC) will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Shuttle service will be provided for on-campus students, faculty and staff members.
  • Classes canceled on the North Manchester campus of Manchester University today. Critical staff is to report to work. The College of Pharmacy is closed today.
Government closings and delays:

  • City of Fort Wayne and Allen County offices will be open today and employees should report for work.
  • Today's Merit Commission meeting scheduled for today has been cancelled. Next meeting will take place Tuesday, Feb. 4.
  • Monday's New Haven Park Board meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday.
  • Tuesday's regularly scheduled meeting of the Noble County Plan Commission has been canceled. All agenda items will be moved to the meeting at 7 p.m. Jan. 15. Public hearings for Confined Feeding, UDO maps, and proposed A1 changes will also be addressed at that meeting. The Noble County commissioners will meet 10 a.m. Wednesday to deal with payroll and claims. All other agenda items will be moved to the next regularly scheduled meeting.
  • LaGrange County offices will be closed today.
  • All county-level offices in Paulding County will be closed today.
  • Noble County commissioners have called for all county offices to be closed today. The travel advisory has been extended.
  • DeKalb County offices will remain closed today.
  • All Indiana state government offices across the state where public business is conducted will open at 10 a.m. today.
  • Indiana appellate court will open at 1 p.m. today.
  • Citilink will operate its regular weekday schedule Fixed Route and Access service on today. For travel emergencies call 432-4546.
  • Intercity bus service to and from Citilink Central Station, operated by Greyhound, Miller & Baron was suspended/delayed on Monday. For service updates contact Greyhound customer service at 800-231-2222.
  • Fort Wayne will have no trash or recycling collection today.
  • The Huntington City Building will not be open today. Monday and today's trash collection this will week will take place on today.
  • The Fort Wayne Plan Commission has postponed its public hearing set for 6 p.m. Monday at Citizens Square. The hearing has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Jan. 13 at Citizens Square.
  • Bluffton: Monday's trash and recycling pickup will not happen this week. Tuesday's pickup will take place on Wednesday, and Wednesday's pickup will take place Thursday. The Tuesday meetings of the Bluffton Common Council and the Board of Public Works and Safety have been canceled. The meetings will not be rescheduled.
  • Indiana Department of Workforce Development Offices and some WorkOne centers will open at 10:00 a.m. today. Hoosiers can visit www.workoneworks.com to find the contact information for their local WorkOne and call after 10:00 a.m. to find out if the local WorkOne is open. WorkOne centers in active weather emergency counties will most likely be closed today. Unemployment insurance benefit payments will continue as normal.
Programs:

  • All Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department classes are canceled for the rest of the day Tuesday and all day Wednesday. This also includes the drop-in exercise classes at the Community Center.
  • The Botanical Conservatory is closed Tuesday.
  • Science Central in Fort Wayne Half-Pint Science and Afternoon Science scheduled for today have been canceled and will be rescheduled later this month.
  • Animal Care Teens is canceled for today at Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control.
Business closings and delays:

  • IAAP "Meet and Greet" scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Steel Dynamics Keith Busse Alumni Center, 1528 East California Road, Fort Wayne, has been canceled. It will be rescheduled.
  • GM Fort Wayne Assembly has resumed normal operations. All employees are to report to work at their normal shift start times. Employees should continue to check the GM Fort Wayne Information Line at 1-866-503-7755 for the most up-to-date schedule information.
  • GM Marion Metal Center asks 1st shift employees to arrive at 10 a.m. on today if they can do so safely. All other shifts will begin at normally scheduled times.
  • Parkview Physicians Group in Fort Wayne is open Tuesday. The Noble, LaGrange, Kosciusko, Huntington, Steuben, DeKalb, Dr. Gary Pitts-Warsaw and Whitley county locations are closed Tuesday.
  • The Indiana Center for Cognitive Behavior Therapy, P.C. is closed today.
  • The stroke support group meeting today at the Rehab Hospital has been canceled.
  • American Red Cross blood drives canceled today at the First United Methodist Church in Auburn.
  • The Business Health Services clinic in Auburn closed today. This is for the BHS clinic in Auburn only.
  • The RediMed urgent care clinic in Huntington closed today. Individuals with medical emergencies are urged to call 9-1-1. This closing is for the Huntington clinic only.
  • Indiana Physical Therapy Allen County offices open as normal, Angola and Auburn offices are closed Tuesday, Bluffton, Huntington and Warsaw offices are closed today.
  • The Paulding Chamber ribbon cutting for Real Waste Disposal canceled for today and rescheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, 106 E Jackson St.
  • The Fort Wayne Komets' game vs. Kalamazoo on Sunday night postponed until Wednesday at 7 p.m. All tickets from Sunday's canceled game will be honored.
  • Freedom Indiana, an opponent of an amendment to the Indiana Constitution defining marriage, postponed a Monday evening rally at the Indianapolis Artsgarden. Vigil that was scheduled to be held Sunday will be held next Sunday at same location. A new date for the rally will be announced at a later date.
  • The Allen County SPCA will reopen at 11 a.m. today.
  • HOPE for Animals in Fort Wayne closed today.
  • Allen County ProFed Federal Credit Union branches will open at 12:00 p.m. noon Tuesday, January 7. All other branches will remain closed. I can be reached by cell at 515-9132.
  • Finding Me Now childcare center will be closed Tuesday.
  • The HPC meeting for Historic Preservation Commission meeting canceled today.
  • Headwaters Park Ice Skating Rink closed today. The rink will reopen to the public on Wednesday at noon.
  • Southwest Allen County Schools School Board meeting scheduled for today, has been rescheduled to Thursday.
  • Parkview Health & Fitness Center is closed today.

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