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Closings, delays for Friday, Feb. 7


Fort Wayne Community, East Allen County, Whitko, DeKalb Central and East Noble County schools are closed today.

Several area schools are on a 2-hour delay:

  • Southwest Allen County
  • Northwest Allen County
The City of Fort Wayne is asking residents to leave their garbage carts out one more day for pickup.

Other delays, closures

  • Most Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department classes and activities are canceled Friday. The administrative office at 705 E. State Blvd. is open, 427-6000. Tonight's Gymnastics in Motion classes on Maplecrest Road will be held.
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