Historic photos of Stadium Village

Below are some historic photos where you can see the former Wood High School (Currently Union525) in the background.  Photo taken at 601 South Russell – (the current Prince Alexander Architecture) parking lot. 1112131415

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No SVBA meeting tomorrow

There will be no meeting tomorrow for the SVBA.

However, there are several topics that we are working on for January.

1) Vince Shimp is planning a development in the 900 block of S. Meridian Street.  Vince’s representative presented to our Dev. Comm. earlier this month.  Stay tuned for more info.  We may have this on the agenda in January.

2) The new City Administration seems to be warming up to us and is willing to meet with us in January.   We are presenting a “Live, Work, and Play” development plan to them on Jan. 30th to see if they will implement a TIF district in our area.  We will have a rough draft for you at the next meeting in January.

3) Jeff Miller, our City-County Councilman has asked us to weigh in on the digital billboard issue before the City.  You can help decide the direction for digital signs in Indy.  Here is the new Department of Metropolitan Development (DMD) survey where you can share your thoughts: www.surveymonkey.com/r/indysigns2.

Happy Holidays from your Stadium Village Board!!

Steve Alexander, Tom Dale, John Bragg, and  Kevin Martin

Stadium Village gets local news coverage on WTHR

Stadium Village gets some attention for the new developments happening in our area.  Check out the coverage here–>  http://www.wthr.com/article/new-marriott-hotel-to-be-built-across-from-lucas-oil-stadium

Facade Improvement Grant money available!!

For those commercial property owners who want to improve the look of their facade (and beautify the neighborhood), there is grant money available to help out.  Some of the members of the SVBA have taken advantage of this opportunity in the past.  If interested look at the link below to find out details.  This is time-sensitive because the application deadline is Jan. 9th.

2014 FOCUS Facade DA RFP final