Spring Brings Flurry of Levee Activity

April 13, 2017 0

by Thomas P. Healy The noise of chainsaws and heavy equipment filled the March air as contractors for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) undertook vegetation management along the White River in Midtown. Trees […more…]

Saving Rocky Ripple? – UPDATED

February 22, 2017 0

Rocky Ripple and Butler Tarkington residents have called for a Build the Wall for All Protest Rally, Wednesday, March 1 at Noon, on the eastside of the Canal at Capitol Avenue & Westfield Boulevard. According […more…]

Flood Wall Makes Steady Progress

February 13, 2017 0

by Thomas P. Healy Watch for more activity along the White River soon as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) continues its work on the Indy North Levee project. “The next phase is engineered, […more…]

December 2015 Levee Update

February 5, 2016 0

The Indianapolis City-County Council has given the go-ahead to the Department of Public Works (DPW) to make an offer to the Riviera Club to acquire property that will help complete Section 3B2 of the Indy […more…]

October 2015 Levee Update

February 5, 2016 0

According to Mike Massonne, a Department of Public Works project manager, the City has worked with the Riviera Club to gain access to its property in order to undertake surveys for perpetual and temporary easements […more…]

Levee Options for Maximum Benefit

January 6, 2016 0

by Bill Beranek Midtown neighborhoods have good options in front of them to lift property owners completely out of the 100-year flood plain as quickly as possible, to save the Central Canal, and to help […more…]

Popular Levee Alternative Under Analysis

January 6, 2016 0

In an effort to complete the southern reach of the Indianapolis North Flood Damage Reduction Project, the City of Indianapolis Department of Public Works initiated a feasibility analysis in Spring 2015 of the proposed Canal […more…]

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