Legacy Fund

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Fort Wayne City Council unanimously approved a nonbinding resolution to provide more guidance regarding the use of Legacy funds Tuesday night.

Science Central

Two projects seeking Fort Wayne’s Legacy dollars that were either delayed or shelved due to concerns over the fund’s status will receive some money after all.


During City Council’s final meeting of 2019 -- and before the newly-elected body takes over for the next four years -- $700,000 were committed between Science Central and the Questa Foundation.


An $800,000 Legacy Fund request from the Questa Foundation was rejected unanimously by the committee Thursday night.

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Fort Wayne City Council approved a study committee to evaluate the status and processes around the city’s Legacy Fund Tuesday night on an 8-1 vote.


A Legacy Fund request of $500,000 to fund a planetarium at Science Central was put on hold indefinitely by City Council Tuesday night.