Midtown TIF at Work

January 17, 2019 0

by Michael McKillip For the better part of Midtown’s first decade, Tax Increment Financing (TIF) was a policy and advocacy initiative. It wasn’t until halfway through the first decade that the policy was approved. Once […more…]

Grants Support Two Midtown Nonprofits

January 15, 2019 0

Indianapolis Neighborhood Housing Partnerships (INHP) has announced ten recipients for a total of $900,000 in grants to help create or preserve affordable, sustainable housing opportunities. Two recipients work in Midtown: Near North Development Corporation (NNDC) […more…]

Midtown’s Architectural Gems

January 10, 2019 0

Three Midtown structures are included in a new statewide database of architecturally significant buildings. The Indiana Architectural Foundation’s list of 50 includes Hinkle Fieldhouse, Newfields/IMA and the former St. Vincent Hospital that has been retrofitted […more…]

Monon Bridge Repair Requires Detours

January 7, 2019 0

The Monon Trail bridge over Kessler Boulevard is undergoing repair that will necessitate closing a portion of the popular greenway from 61st Street south to Northview Avenue until January 15.  IndyParks reports that more than […more…]

Creative Cafe is Coming

January 2, 2019 0

A co-working and event/performance space proposal for the Kheprw Institute, 3549 Boulevard Place, is moving forward thanks to a successful $30,000 crowdfunding effort. Dubbed the Creative Cafe, the space will host performances by local artists […more…]

Women4Change Indiana

January 2, 2019 0

by Chris Bavender Two years ago, immediately after the 2016 election, Sandy Sasso, rabbi emerita at Congregation Beth-El Zedeck, and Jennifer Williams, funeral director and president of the Aaron-Ruben-Nelson Mortuary, had a conversation. The two women had had […more…]