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Devan Filchak

Reporter Devan Filchak covers city government at The Journal Gazette. She has five years of experience at area newspapers.

dfilchak@jg.net | 260-461-8281


Stories by Devan Filchak

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette
City Councilman Geoff Paddock led representatives of GFL Environmental on a tour of trash pickup “trouble spots” last week that included Linda Lallow's home.

Trash contract this time set up to avert trouble

Fort Wayne's contract with GFL Environmental for trash and recycling services is the culmination of months spent by local officials...

May 15, 2022 1:00 am

Feelings strong on proposed water-sewer shift

Fort Wayne City Councilman Glynn Hines didn't hide his feelings about City Utilities' proposed acquisition of the Allen County Regional...

May 15, 2022 1:00 am

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette
Alisha Rauch speaks during Friday's Help Not Handcuff vigil at Citizens Square. The coalition opposes a new jail.

Coalition opposes new jail

The Help Not Handcuffs Coalition says "stop criminalizing mental illness."

May 14, 2022 6:21 pm

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette 
Tony Borton speaks during Friday’s Help Not Handcuff news conference at Citizen's Square. 
 

Coalition gathers to address jail -- without commissioners

The Help Not Handcuffs Coalition decided 10 a.m. today was the right time to talk about its opposition to the possible jail relocation,...

May 13, 2022 2:50 pm

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette
City Councilman Geoff Paddock, left, joined by GFL representative, Sam Caramagno, center and Cottage Avenue resident Linda Lallow, stand in an alley Thursday identified as a missed trash pick up “trouble spot.”

GFL tours areas skipped on trash day

A Fort Wayne City Council member took GFL Environmental officials on a brief tour Thursday of areas where the city's outgoing trash...

May 13, 2022 1:00 am