The groundbreaking for the new TownePlace Suites Hotel by Marriott is scheduled for Wednesday, December 13th at 10am at 629 Russell Ave. Click on the link below to see the official press release. This will be the first of many new developments that are in the works for the Stadium Village area of downtown Indianapolis.
Today, July 31st, 2017, is the first official day of school for the Purdue Polytechnic High School located in Stadium Village in downtown Indianapolis. Members of the Stadium Village Business Association were on hand to greet and welcome the students to their first day of class.
The Stadium Village bison greets the students as they come to school on the first day
Staff welcomes students to the first day of school
Purdue University President Mitch Daniels talks with Scott Bess, Head of School, outside of the Union 525 building that houses the Purdue Polytechnic High School
Purdue President, Mitch Daniels greets students on the first day of school
This is just a friendly reminder that our next SVBA meeting is tomorrow, March 15th at The Blockhouse located on 823 Chadwick Street. Doors open at 8:00 am and the meeting will start promptly at 8:30 am. Special thanks to Shapiro’s for supplying the coffee and bagels!
Our guest speakers will be Lisa with The Blockhouse and John Koluder from Indy Eleven who will bring us up to speed on all of the excitement surrounding the team and the new stadium. You won’t want to miss this!
We will also have updates on other SVBA and Old Southside projects and new developments in our neighborhood.
Come find out what’s happening in 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.