MERIDIAN STREET: A Past Worth Preserving

January 30, 2016 0

by Thomas P. Healy Lifelong Indianapolis resident Jodi McClain has lived in her Meridian Street home for 55 years. Her neighbor across the street lives in the former Indiana Governor’s Residence—a place McClain remembers fondly […more…]

Midtown TIF Saved

January 30, 2016 0

by Thomas P. Healy Quick action by City officials and Midtown community leaders in late 2015 diffused a threat to the Midtown TIF’s ability to stimulate economic development. The source of concern was an October, […more…]

Memories of a Genius

January 29, 2016 0

By Thomas P. Healy News of Michael Graves’ death March 12, 2015 in his New Jersey home at the age of 80 generated international commentary on the Indianapolis native’s influence on architecture and design. This […more…]

Intro to Midtown TIF

January 28, 2016 0

By Thomas P. Healy Establishment of the North Midtown Tax  Allocation Area (a.k.a. Midtown TIF) in March 2013 was both a culmination and a beginning. It marked the end of a lengthy lobbying effort spearheaded […more…]

Love Thy Neighbor

January 26, 2016 0

by Brent Wright The passage of Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) in 2015 and the uproar that surrounded it have had me reflecting on this important question for all of us to consider: What […more…]

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