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News releases and verbatim statements

Verbatim: Work on Clinton Street water main begins Tuesday

Fort Wayne City Utilities issued this news release today:

April 19, 2019 10:39 am


Verbatim: Ride On Trek the Trails Milestone – Year 10!

The popular Trek the Trails community bike rides are coasting into year ten, later this month.

April 18, 2019 12:05 pm


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning today

When it rains, the 100-year-old combined sewers in older parts of Fort Wayne can overflow, resulting in the discharge of a combination of...

April 18, 2019 12:00 pm


Verbatim: Mayor Henry and FWPD announce reductions in homicides, shootings, violent crimes, and property crimes

Mayor Tom Henry and Police Chief Steve Reed today announced reductions in several areas including homicides, shootings, violent crimes, and...

April 17, 2019 9:13 am


Verbatim: Smith responds to Crawford's statement

Fort Wayne mayoral candidate Tim Smith issued this response to a statement by opponent John Crawford:

April 16, 2019 11:41 am


Verbatim: John Crawford criticizes Tim Smith, alleging negative advertising

Fort Wayne City Councilman John Crawford, a Republican candidate for mayor, issued this news release today:

April 16, 2019 10:06 am


Verbatim: Jason Baker’s Pro Football Mini Camp Ends

Effective this year the 10-year-old Pro Football Mini Camp for sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders, will be discontinued.

April 16, 2019 4:10 pm


Verbatim: Fort Wayne to invest $100 million in protection, sewer, pipe projects

Fort Wayne City Utilities issued this news release today:

April 15, 2019 2:52 pm


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow warning today

The city of Fort Wayne issued this news release today:

April 14, 2019 5:48 am


Verbatim: Boil advisory lifted

Tests on drinking water completed this morning show the water free from any contamination and is safe.

April 13, 2019 6:13 am


Verbatim: Combined sewer overflow

The city of Fort Wayne issued the following news release today:

April 12, 2019 7:45 am


Verbatim: Precautionary boil advisory issued

A vehicle hit a high-voltage power line and knocked out power at the Three Rivers Water Filtration Plant.

April 12, 2019 6:30 am


Marpac recalls GO travel sleep sound machines

Marpac recalls GO travel sleep sound machines due to the sound machine's internal battery can leak and cause an electrical short, posing a...

April 10, 2019 10:38 am


Verbatim: City, JPMorgan Chase Partner to Promote Entrepreneurship

Mayor Tom Henry today announced details of a pilot project designed to promote entrepreneurship and help revitalize Fort Wayne's commercial...

April 9, 2019 11:17 am


Verbatim: Kokomo motorist killed in crash

Indiana State Police issued the following news release today:

April 9, 2019 7:09 am