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Looking for a seasonal job?

We have many seasonal jobs available NOW as well as posting jobs for the spring/summer!  Please check out our Park Jobs link to learn MORE about job openings and Pop-Up job recruitment events!  



Pedestrian bridge is closed for repair

Detour prepared and marked 

Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation and Fort Wayne Trails announces that the Fourth Street River Greenway pedestrian bridge in Lawton Park is now CLOSED for repairs. The location of the bridge and a suggested detour route can be found on the following Detour Map.  It is anticipated that the bridge will be closed until late April/early May.


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5-Year Master Plan Feedback Needed 

We need your input on the 5-Year Master Plan!  Please give us your feedback through the Community Survey for the 5-year Parks & Recreation Master Plan. We appreciate your assistance as we plan for the future.

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Foster Park Golf Course Final Master Plan Drawings Ready for Public Viewing

The Final Master Plan Drawings are now ready to be viewed on-line. Check out the drawing above of the Master Plan and below of the vision board. 


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Take the Foster Park Golf Course Master Plan Survey.

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Share your Fort Wayne Park Story! Watch the video and then share your story on the Park Story link!  





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Fun at the Youth Centers 

Sign up for After School programming at Jennings or Weisser this Fall!  Please note, Weisser is full at this time.  We continue to take names to add to the wait list. 

Register online TODAY!

McMillen Park Community Center   

Sign up TODAY for After School programming at McMillen Park Community Center

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We want your feedback!

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This quick and easy survey will only take 1 minute or less and will provide us with valuable information!

Upcoming Events

1812 Winter Garrison
18 Feb 2023  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dog Sweater Day
18 Feb 2023   2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Revolutionary War Garrison
25 Feb 2023  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Great Train Connection
10 Mar 2023  10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department  705 E. State Blvd.   Fort Wayne, IN 46805  (260) 427-6000 • Office hours: Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm