Electric Works

WBOI Weekend News Roundup 04/14/2018

Apr 13, 2018

For this Weekend News Roundup, we will highlight the top headlines including: falling Indiana tax revenue, Mayor Tom Henry's support of the Electric Works project, a Fort Wayne federal judge appointment, a Purdue tuition freeze, and the City of Fort Wayne's call for observant volunteers. 

Then we'll dig into President Trump's tariffs and we'll wrap up with an interview on Philadelphia sports with Josiah Blodget of Neumann University. 

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Greater Fort Wayne, Inc.

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry reiterated his support for the Electric Works development Wednesday, and his commitment to try providing $50 million of the $65 million in public funds needed to complete the first phase.


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A bipartisan group of Fort Wayne City Council members are presenting a set of options available in order to help the Electric Works development meet its funding needs.

Design Collaborative

Fort Wayne City Council called a meeting Tuesday night to discuss the possibilities for the future development of Electric Works, and it could come at a cost to the city.