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Open houses set on sewer projects

– Concerned about city sewer changes? Fort Wayne officials are prepared to tell you all about the federal requirement to improve the city’s wastewater system as well as give updates about upcoming projects.

Three open houses as well as a formal presentation have been scheduled.

Residents will have a chance to ask questions at the open houses. The city is under a federal court order to greatly reduce the frequency of combined sewer overflows spilling into the rivers and to reduce the sewage that backs up into homes.

Following is the schedule of meetings:

•Today from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Open house at Allen County Public Library’s Dupont branch, 536 E. Dupont Road.

•Monday at 6:30 p.m. – Formal presentation at Northrop High School, 7001 Coldwater Road, in the Bruin Room. Attendees should enter Door 3 at the school.

•Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. – Open house at the Allen County Public Library’s Waynedale branch, 2200 Lower Huntington Road.

•July 17 from 5 to 7 p.m. – Open house at the Allen County Public Library’s Tecumseh branch, 1411 E. State Blvd.