Downtown Development

Lutheran Health Network Announces New Medical Campus

Sep 21, 2017
Lutheran Health Network

Lutheran Health Network announced plans to build a new hospital in downtown Fort Wayne. The new project will replace St. Joseph Hospital.

On Wednesday, the Legacy Joint Funding Committee denied a request to fund a Fort Wayne shooting range.

WBOI Presents brings you the first half of the Issues and Ales Panel recorded Wednesday, April 26th at Calhoun Street Soups, Salads, and Spirits. Indiana Public Broadcasting’s Nick Janzen leads a discussion that looks at the environmental impact of development downtown.


Greg Leatherman: Director of Community Development, City of Fort Wayne

Todd Jordan: Vice President, Gouloff-Jordan Surveying and Design, Inc.

Courtesy/City of Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne-based Ambassador Enterprises announced they will invest $500,000 in the South Dock Amphitheatre at Riverfront Park, earning them naming rights.

Northeast Indiana Public Radio unveiled plans Tuesday for its new building located in downtown Fort Wayne.

The Allen County-Fort Wayne Capital Improvement Board unveiled schematic designs and cost estimates for a potential downtown event center Thursday morning.

NIPR Buys Building In Downtown Fort Wayne

Jul 13, 2016
Peter Dominowski

Northeast Indiana Public Radio purchased a building in downtown Fort Wayne Wednesday. It’s located across from the central branch of the YMCA at 210 E. Jefferson Blvd.

Lisa Ryan

Skyline Plaza in downtown Fort Wayne is officially open, and the first floor includes Debrand’s Fine Chocolates, Lake City Bank and a YMCA. It also features a new restaurant called The Golden, which will open June 3. In this week’s NorthEATS Indiana, we’ll find out more about the restaurant on the corner of Wayne and Harrison streets.

Courtesy/John Perlich

Skyline Tower is the first project that could receive funding from the Regional Cities Initiative.

Zach Bernard/WBOI News

In his State of the City Address last February, Mayor Tom Henry spoke about the possibility of creating a new downtown arena. On Monday, a big step was taken to make that vision a reality.