A Reprieve for the Drake

January 4, 2020 0

by Thomas P. Healy One of Midtown’s last remaining historic Meridian Street high-rise apartment buildings dodged the wrecking ball in December. On Dec. 16, The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis and the City of Indianapolis Department […more…]

The Drake Apartments Update

October 17, 2019 0

City officials continue to meet with representatives of The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis to discuss the future of its property at 3060 N. Meridian St., the Drake apartment building. Historic preservationists were stunned when the […more…]

National Art Museum of Sport

February 28, 2018 0

by Marion Simon Garmel No, it’s not a bunch of posters. It’s a collection of original fine art. You might not think an art collection would be at home in a children’s museum or as […more…]

Focus Group Ponders the Drake’s Future

June 15, 2017 0

by Connie Zeigler Time will tell if a holding company for the Meridian Street properties owned by The Children’s Museum—TRex Enterprises LLC, named for the gigantic killing-machine dinosaur—may have bitten off more than it can […more…]

What’s in Store for The Drake?

November 17, 2016 4

by Connie Zeigler In November, tenants of The Drake apartments at 3060 N. Meridian St. received notice to vacate the building by early December 2016. Management offered to help with relocation costs and provided a […more…]

A Unifying Vision of Community

January 6, 2016 0

by Michael McKillip By any standards, 2014 has been a year of achievements in Midtown Indianapolis. In the first year since the establishment of the North Midtown Tax Increment Finance (TIF) district, the community received […more…]