IMPROVING FACADES, CITY-WIDE – Message From The Mayor

Greater Fort Wayne Crime Stoppers, a community program geared toward public involvement in the fight against crime, recently celebrated their 35th anniversary.

During their 35 years of service, Crime Stoppers has facilitated the arrest of more than 11,400 criminals using anonymous tips. The non-profit organization offers cash rewards up to $1,000 fo

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BUSCH REPLACES LONG AS STATE SENATOR FOR IN DISTRICT 16

Senator-elect Justin Busch (R-Fort Wayne) took the oath of office today, officially becoming the State Senator representing District 16. Busch was one of five senators sworn in by Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush.

Busch will serve portions of Allen and Whitley counties. He fills the Senate seat previously held by President Pro Tem David L

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ANNUAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION – Voice Of The Township

With the Friday after Thanksgiving—yes Black Friday—we all start thinking about the people on our holiday shopping lists. Here at the Wayne Township Trustee Office we have been busy too, amassing prizes and gifts for the children who will be joining us for our Holiday Celebration. Our seventh annual event will be held, once again, at the McMillen Park Commu
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THANK YOU INDIANA, IT HAS BEEN AN HONOR – Straight From The Senate

It’s hard to believe my time in public service has come to an end. Thirty years ago I was elected to my first term as a Fort Wayne city councilman, where I served for eight years, and I then spent the next 22 years as the State Senator representing Senate District 16, serving for 12 of those years as the Senate President Pro Tempore.

Reflecting on my time in public of

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NEW DOMESTIC ABUSE RESOURCES – Message From The Mayor

In a continued effort to empower and address the needs of crime victims impacted by violence and abuse, my Commission on Domestic Violence, Rape and Sexual Assault has launched a new website: www.endtheviolencefortwayne.org.

The website includes a “Get Help Now” button with information about what to do if the victim is in immediate danger, and a “Quick Ex

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BEING THANKFUL ON THANKSGIVING – Voice Of The Township

Over the next few weeks we will be celebrating two holidays: Veteran’s Day on Monday, November 12th and Thanksgiving on the 22nd. I have so much respect for our great American Veteran’s, and plan to catch the Veteran’s Day parade held on Saturday, Nov 10 at 11:00 AM at Parnell Avenue & Veteran’s Plaza.

During the Thanksgiving season I always take time to t

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WORKING TOGETHER – Voice Of The Township

A couple of years ago AEP determined that the trees along our property were interfering with their electric lines. Our twenty-year-old row of sunburst locusts had to be removed. That uncovered the fact that more changes were needed to prevent erosion and other damage along the portion of ground facing Superior Street, and new landscaping was needed. We wen
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