Walkable Urban Places

February 8, 2020 0

by Thomas P. Healy Walkable urban places around the country are emerging as a highly desirable alternative to suburban sprawl, according to nationally recognized “smart growth” advocate Christopher Leinberger. For three decades, he has been […more…]

Broad Ripple Mixed-Use Project

January 4, 2020 0

A proposed development along the Red Line bus rapid transit corridor in Broad Ripple promises to be a significant mixed-use project. According to documents filed with the City, Midtown Development Partners LLC wants to construct […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…]

G BLOC mixed-use development

July 13, 2018 0

Real estate developer Thomas English is moving forward with plans for two Broad Ripple parcels in the 6300 block of Guilford Avenue that were rezoned last September from commercial to mixed-use. At that time, the […more…]

Park 66 Flats Ribbon Cutting Fri., May 4

May 1, 2018 0

Mayor Joe Hogsett will attend a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. Friday, May 4 for Broad Ripple’s latest upscale apartment community, Park 66 Flats, 888 E. 66th Street. The Village’s rental housing options expanded in […more…]

The Bike Line Grows Again

March 21, 2018 0

In January, longtime Broad Ripple retailer the Bike Line, 6520 Cornell Ave., received approval from the Metropolitan Development Commission for rezoning its 0.18-acre site and for a variance of development standards for setback, transitional yard, […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…]

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