You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Local

  • Twisted mess, no spill
    Thirty-one cars of a Norfolk and Southern Railroad train derailed about 6 a.m. Monday along Dawkins Road near Webster Road in New Haven, leaving twisted rails, mangled cars and tankers in ditches along the tracks.
  • Getting Johnny Appleseed Park ready
  • City native new president, CEO of United Way
    United Way of Allen County has a new president and CEO.  The organization Monday announced that its board of directors appointed David Nicole to the post during its Sept. 11 meeting.
Advertisement
File | The Journal Gazette

Tree City USA honors announced

FORT WAYNE – More than a dozen northeast Indiana communities have been recognized as a Tree City USA by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Forestry "for outstanding management of their urban forests."

Three also received the Growth Award, which exemplifies a higher standard of excellence for urban forestry management. They are Decatur, Fort Wayne and Syracuse.

The others are Angola, Auburn, Berne, Columbia City, Fremont, Huntington, Kendallville, Nappanee, New Haven and North Manchester, according to a statement issued by the state forester.

Sixty-five cities and towns in the state earned the honor this year.

Advertisement