Another Levee Project Milestone

August 13, 2019 0

by Thomas P. Healy Culminating more than two decades of discussion, design, and debate, the Indianapolis North Flood Damage Reduction Project is nearly complete. According to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), the project’s […more…]

“Our Family Serving Your Family”

July 30, 2019 0

The Indianapolis Fire Department will host city-wide open house events from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 3 at seven fire stations including two in Midtown: Station 14 2960 N. Kenwood Station 32 6330 […more…]

More Affordable Housing Needed

July 12, 2019 0

A new report highlights the dire need for more affordable housing in the nation—including in Indiana. The 2019 edition of Out of Reach was jointly released June 18 by Prosperity Indiana, a statewide community development […more…]

New IndyGo Chief Ready to Get to Work

July 9, 2019 0

by Thomas P. Healy Veteran transit executive Inez Evans has been tapped by the IndyGo board of directors to serve as the organization’s new president and CEO. Evans, who currently serves as chief operating officer […more…]

White River Vision Plan

July 8, 2019 0

A comprehensive plan for economic, ecological, and cultural enhancement of a 58-mile stretch of the White River was unveiled June 3 at the Indianapolis Art Center. The fruits of a partnership between the City of […more…]

Street Sweeping Returns

July 1, 2019 0

After years of absence, street sweeping is back! According to Ben Easley, project manager for public outreach at the City of Indianapolis Department of Public Works (DPW), “The streets in Broad Ripple have seen some […more…]

CICF’s New Mission

June 27, 2019 0

The Inclusive City initiative is the new mission of the Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF) and a pledge to use its resources to create a more equitable community. At the April 11 kickoff at Bankers […more…]

Summer Meals for Kids 18 and Under

June 25, 2019 0

On June 19, Mayor Joe Hogsett visited Broad Ripple Park to kick off the Summer Servings program, which offers free nutritious meals to kids 18 and under. “There is no greater cause than the well-being […more…]

Partnership Plants Lasting Benefits

June 10, 2019 0

by Thomas P. Healy When it rains as little as a quarter of an inch, the city’s antiquated drainage system combines stormwater with wastewater (sewage). The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) considers such combined sewer […more…]

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