Allen County, IN

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Description

On December 18, 2019, the Allen County Board of Zoning Appeals denies The Muslim Community Help Center’s request to use a property south of Fort Wayne as an Islamic cemetery. Residents and members of the business community speak in opposition to the project. The board ultimately rejects the application on a 4-1 vote.

Year

2019

Proposed Project

The Muslim group sought to use a field south of Fort Wayne as an Islamic Cemetery with space for 3,648 graves.

Collection

Citation

“Allen County, IN,” U.S. Mosque Controversies, accessed December 5, 2021, https://usmc.ecdsomeka.org/items/show/80.

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