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John Crawford has made Fort Wayne his home since 1976. He currently serves as Medical Director of Radiation Oncology Services at Parkview Regional Oncology Center. First elected to Fort Wayne City Council in 1995, John is in his fifth term on Council and has been elected Council president four times. John is a graduate of Louisiana State University and the LSU Medical School and is active in a number of community organizations, including past board member of the Allen County Cancer Society and Fort Wayne Healthy Cities Committee. John is an avid outdoorsman and tennis player. He and his wife Marcia have a son, Grant, who is serving as his dad’s campaign chairman.

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Apr 02

Opioid scourge remains city’s top issue:

The opioid crisis is one of the greatest public health challenges Fort Wayne has ever faced. During a crime summit at City Council on Feb. 5, we explored how this epidemic drove the 8 percent increase in violent crime we saw in our city in 2018.

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