Neighborhoods are the backbone of Fort Wayne. Each neighborhood has its own strengths and character and together they create our diverse and exceptional community.  

Because of the importance of neighborhoods, the City of Fort Wayne hopes to engage more residents in their neighborhood associations and improve communication between City government and residents.  Your honest answers to the following questions will help us accomplish these goals.

* 1. How do you get information about City of Fort Wayne programs, projects, initiatives? (Check all that apply)

* 2. What type of information would you like the City to provide to you? (Please select the top 5 topics from the list below)

* 3. Now that you have identified your top 5 topics, how would you like to receive this information? (Check all that apply)

* 4. What are some issues that concern you in your neighborhood?  (Check all that apply)

* 5. Do you agree with the following statements?

  Strongly Agree Agree Neither Agree nor Disagree Disagree Strongly Disagree
It is important to me that I be actively involved in decisions that affect my neighborhood.
I believe my input contributes to how the City makes improvements in my neighborhood.
I feel that my Neighborhood Association is representative of my interests.
I feel that my Area Partnership meetings help to improve my neighborhood.
The City’s website is a helpful resource that provides useful information.

* 6. How are you involved with your Neighborhood Association?  (Check all that apply)

* 8. In what ways would you like to be more involved with improving your neighborhood? (Check all that apply)

* 9. What would motivate you or your neighbors to be more involved with your neighborhood association?

* 10. What are the nearest major cross streets to your home?

* 11. What is your zip code?

* 12. To which racial or ethnic group(s) do you most identify?

* 13. What is your age?

Thank you for taking time to complete this survey. If you have questions about the survey, please email Community Development at