Fall River Paddle a Success

A few weeks ago on a brisk autumn day in Fort Wayne, paddlers participated in the ‘Flow the St. Joe’ event. The educational river tour was sponsored by our friends at the St. Joseph River Watershed Initiative. Despite chilly conditions that day, river-goers had a blast. Check out photos from their adventure!

International Award Granted to Fort Wayne City Utilities

Fort Wayne’s City Utilities was recently recognized by the global Water Environmental Federation for its outreach and education efforts. These include online and published materials on rain garden construction, drinking water, watershed quality, composting, and other environmental topics. In addition to media, City Utilities representatives give talks, provide internships, and connect with local businesses and […]

Riverfront Fort Wayne: Get Involved

Want to help shape the future of Fort Wayne? Representatives from the city-sponsored Riverfront Fort Wayne project are hosting two opportunities to do so. Officials and architects invite the public to join them on a river walk to discuss visions for the future of Fort Wayne’s riverfront development. The tours will be held on Monday […]

We’re all downstream.

The algal blooms around Toledo and the subsequent loss of safe water from the tap was an interesting wake-up call for many. As we wonder about the causes of this event, we must look in part to ourselves as contributors to the problem. Here’s a good article on some of the issues by Kevin Kilbane of […]

Riverfront Development Public Meetings

The City of Fort Wayne will host the next round of public meetings with the City’s riverfront consultant, SWA Group, this Wednesday and Thursday. Both meetings will take place downtown at the main branch of the Allen County Public Library in the theater (downstairs!). The meetings are set for: * Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 5:30-7:30 p.m. […]

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