Photos from today’s groundbreaking of the Tru by Hilton hotel in Stadium Village

Tru by Hilton broke ground today on its newest location in Downtown Indianapolis! The hotel will be 148 rooms and is slated to open spring/summer 2020.  Indianapolis-based companies Prince Alexander Architects and Midwest GC lead the development team for this project; Dora Hospitality Group will be managing hotel operations.

This is another development project highlighting the busy business activity currently taking place in Stadium Village in downtown Indianapolis.

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IBJ article highlights upcoming development projects in Stadium Village

There was some great press recently in the IBJ about all of the upcoming developments here in Stadium Village.  Check out the article here –>  https://www.ibj.com/articles/69344-downtowns-forgotten-south-side-ready-to-explode

Open House party for Vince Shimp’s Airbnb lofts at 932 S. Meridian St.

Vince Shimp has completed his renovation of the upper floor of the building at 932 S. Meridian St. into Airbnb apartments.  He is having an open house party on Friday, April 13th from 4-8:30pm.  Please stop by and take a tour of the amazing renovation that Vince has done to this property.   You can see the Airbnb listing here –> https://abnb.me/0F6KF10bPL

Good Oil Company to redevelop former Emrich’s furniture site.

Demolition crews began partial tear‐down this morning of the Emrich’s Furniture Site at Morris and West Street, making way for Good Oil’s adaptive renovations of the storied parcel.  For more info on the project, click the press release link below:

press release- good oil demolition

Purdue Polytechnic High School Opens in Stadium Village in 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.

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The Stadium Village bison greets the students as they come to school on the first day

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Staff welcomes students to the first day of school

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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

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Purdue President, Mitch Daniels greets students on the first day of school

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New location for tomorrow’s meeting: The Blockhouse. See you there!

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!

Stadium Village in the news for unique opportunities for the city’s burgeoning technology scene

Look at the following articles highlighting the developments at the Brougher Building (former Wood High School) and introducing the new neighbors we have in our area:

http://www.ibj.com/articles/61469-flexible-lease-space-for-tech-firms-to-open-downtown-next-year?utm_source=eight-at-8&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=2016-11-30

http://www.insideindianabusiness.com/story/33827302/the-union-attracts-tech-businesses-to-former-school

http://www.xconomy.com/indiana/2016/11/30/coming-in-2017-the-union-downtown-indys-massive-new-tech-space/