Community Gardeners Dig Midtown

April 23, 2020 0

by Thomas P. Healy Midtown’s community gardeners enjoy working with plants in the commons. But they share more than seeds, plants, chores, and harvests—they share a vision of connection. Rocky Ripple’s Burkhart Community Garden has […more…]

Rocky Ripple Levee Project Update

March 14, 2020 0

On March 11, the Indianapolis Board of Public Works (BPW) voted to award a $972,000 contract to engineering firm AECOM to serve as technical representative for the City of Indianapolis throughout the completion of the […more…]

Flood Wall Project

January 8, 2020 0

Construction on the Indianapolis North Flood Damage Reduction Project was completed in 2019 and provides 100-year flood protection to Midtown properties located in Broad Ripple, Butler-Tarkington, Meridian-Kessler, and Warfleigh. However, property owners with federally backed […more…]

Levee Project Making Progress

August 24, 2018 0

by Thomas P. Healy Flood protection for Midtown neighborhoods is making progress and all signs point to an August 2019 completion of construction work on Section 3B-3 (the Westfield Alignment) of the Indianapolis North Flood […more…]

Spring Brings Flurry of Levee Activity

April 13, 2017 0

by Thomas P. Healy The noise of chainsaws and heavy equipment filled the March air as contractors for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) undertook vegetation management along the White River in Midtown. Trees […more…]

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