• Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) introduced six new American LaFrance engines at a Memorial Coliseum news conference today.  Fort Wayne Mayor Graham Richard joined Fire Chief Timothy Davie, other city officials and dignitaries as well as American LaFrance representatives at the event which

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  • Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) reminds everyone to avoid open burning as a general rule.

    FWFD Fire Marshall Christine Bowers says, "No one is to kindle or maintain open burning consisting of a trash fire, leaf fire, refuse fire, or other open burning according to Fort Wayne City

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  • Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) Scuba Team will conduct its All Shift Dive Team Training at 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 17 at Reservoir Park, corner of Clinton Street and Creighton Avenue.  FWFD Scuba trains throughout the year but usually does so on the three shift days.  This training combines

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  • The Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) is joining with the American Red Cross of Northeast Indiana, the Northeast Indiana Burn Council and the St. Joseph Regional Burn Center to urge everyone to Prevent Cooking Fires: Watch What You Heat. This is the theme for Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 8-14,

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  • Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) hosts the Fifth Annual Fort Wayne/Allen County Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 9 at FWFD Station 1, 419 East Main Street, Fort Wayne.  We will be honoring 16 Firefighters who have died in the line of duty serving Fort Wayne and

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  • Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) Scuba Team and the NISAR (Northern Indiana Search and Rescue) Team will train together at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 26 at a private lake behind FWFD Station 5, 5801 Bluffton Road.  The focus of the training will be the use of NISAR's search dogs to help pin-point

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  • International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Local 124 will host the 29th Annual Hoosier-Buckeye Softball Tournament, Saturday, Aug. 19 and Sunday, Aug. 20 at Kreager Park, North River Road.  Games start each day at 10 a.m. with the final game of the day at 4 p.m.

    Admission is free

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  • Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) will participate in many of the neighborhood association and community groups’ 23rd Annual National Night Out events, Tuesday, Aug. 1 throughout Fort Wayne.  FWFD is proud to be a part of the National Night Out

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  • Fort Wayne Fire Department joins with Fort Wayne Police Department and Three Rivers Ambulance Authority to encourage everyone to enjoy fireworks in the safest possible way.  "We recommend for everyone's safety that they go to fireworks presented by trained professionals," said Assistant Chief

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  • The Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) announces its new Public Information Officer (PIO), Susan Banta.  Banta will serve as a civilian PIO providing media, corporate and community relations as well as events planning.

    Banta's work experience includes serving as Region Corporate

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