Arsenal Park Upgrades

January 8, 2020 0

Indy Parks is prepared to invest some of its limited capital budget in Arsenal Park, 1400 E. 46th St. Plans call for replacing a dated splash pad and adding amenities like shade structures, benches, and […more…]

Tarkington Park Café Opens

June 25, 2019 0

Three years after completion of the café building as part of Phase I improvements to Tarkington Park, Broad Ripple Ice Cream Station has assumed management of the space for the year. BRICS co-owner Kirstie Hayward […more…]

Embracing a Treasure: White River

July 10, 2018 0

by Thomas P. Healy The White River watershed is Central Indiana’s defining geographic feature. Since the founding of Indianapolis, the river has gracefully served as a source of drinking water, recreation, wildlife habitat, and greenspace. […more…]

Big Plans Ahead for Two Midtown Parks

February 27, 2018 0

by Thomas P. Healy Expect 2018 to be a transitional year for two of Midtown’s most popular public spaces: Tarkington Park, 45 West 40th St., and Broad Ripple Park, 1550 Broad Ripple Ave. TARKINGTON PARK […more…]

Task Force Making Strides on Riverwalk

February 13, 2018 0

By Thomas P. Healy In January 2017, a small working group of Broad Ripple community members began reanimating the conversation about a long-desired project to strengthen the connection between Broad Ripple Park and the Monon […more…]