Due to the COVID-19 virus all of our facilities, programs, offices and playgrounds (you can still enjoy our 87 parks!) are closed until further notice. We are closely working with the City of Fort Wayne, Board of Health & CDC on our response to the virus. Our number one priority is the health & safety of our citizens.
If you have questions, feel free to complete an on-line Contact US form and a staff member will respond to you.
The City of Fort Wayne’s riverfront consulting team revealed designs for the next phases of riverfront development, some of which could be under construction within the next 12-18 months.
New Park Policy
The Board of Park Commissioners is considering a new park policy and would appreciate your feedback. Check out the Parks Administrative Policy Suspension of Park Privileges and share your comments. Check out the Talk to Us 2! link today.
Review the We Are Hiring flyer and learn more!
At this time all hiring for the City of Fort Wayne is temporarily on hold. Thank you for your understanding. Please check back periodically as we expect this situation to be temporary.
Foster Park Road is CLOSED until spring
Access to Foster Park will be from south of the park. Check out the Detour Map of Foster Park for additional information.
Franke Park Master Plan Available for Public Viewing
The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department has released the final version of the Franke Park Master Plan for public view. It can be viewed now at FrankeParkMasterPlan.com
Fundraising Campaign Begins for Foster Park Pavilion Restoration
Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation and Friends of the Parks of Allen County have launched a fundraising campaign for the restoration of Foster Park Pavilion #3. Read more...
The Memorial Park Task Force Recommendations Report
The Memorial Park Task Force Recommendations Report is now available on-line.
The Fun Times
The Fun Times is a guide that is updated four times a year. Read more to learn how to be added to the mailing list.
McMillen Youth Program Registration