Fort Wayne is among the fastest-growing metros in the Great Lakes region.
Because we offer a high quality of life with big-city amenities, while maintaining an affordable cost of living that empowers our residents to thrive.
We continue to make bold investments in ourselves, and that attracts jobs and private investment–more than $1 billion in downtown Fort Wayne alone since 2009. See what we’ve been up to, and what’s on the horizon, for a community that’s on the rise.
Reinventing the former General Electric campus, a historic hub of innovation and entrepreneurship
Transforming our riverfront into a vibrant regional landmark
The Riverfront at Promenade Park
Bringing apartments, retail, and parking to Promenade Park’s doorstep
Promenade Park to get neighbor
Work begins on The Riverfront at Promenade Park
The Lofts at Headwaters Park
Creating more options for living and exploring in downtown Fort Wayne
Sparking private riverfront development on the north bank of the St. Marys River
Riverfront Phases II and III
Bringing jobs and private investment to our three rivers
Bringing boutique shopping and fine dining to Columbia Street–Fort Wayne’s original business district
Building a world-class boutique hotel experience for visitors and locals
STAR Bank HQ at The Ashberry
A local business investing in the local community
Building on Main Street’s momentum with commercial, event, and living space
Airport enhancements connecting Fort Wayne to the world
East Allen’s Rural Revival
Spurring $65 million in quality-of-life improvements for our rural communities