Media Coverage and photos from the Lift Indy Grant press conference

Here are links to the media coverage as well as photos from Wednesdays announcement of the Lift Indy Grant:

https://www.ibj.com/articles/71106-old-southside-targeted-for-4m-city-investment-through-lift-indy-program

https://www.wthr.com/article/millions-grants-are-won-old-southside-improvements-already-underway

https://www.icloud.com/photos/#0ZToKaW8log7sfw82FzsgSoCg

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Breaking News: Old Southside / Stadium Village receive Lift Indy Grant!

Please join Mayor Joe Hogsett & the Department of Metropolitan Development as we announce the second Lift Indy neighborhood on Wednesday, October 31 at 10 a.m. at Kelly Park adjacent to the Concord Neighborhood Center located at 1310 South Meridian Street. There will be a press conference followed by a walking tour around the neighborhood led by Core Planning Strategies. If there is inclement weather, the press conference will be at Concord Neighborhood Center gymnasium.

All Stadium Village Business Association members are encouraged to attend!

About Lift Indy

Each year, the City of Indianapolis designates a new Lift Indy area through a data-driven and competitive process. The selected area will receive a significant portion of two U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grants – the HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) and Community Development Block Grant (CDBG).

Lift Indy comes as part of Mayor Hogsett’s commitment to transforming Indianapolis neighborhoods. This strategic investment of public funds aims to support the growth of economic development opportunities, the preservation and development of quality affordable housing, creative placemaking, availability of social services, infrastructure, public amenities, social engagement, and other aspects of quality of life that make up a complete neighborhood. The funds will be targeted in areas where public investments could help realize market potential.