Showcasing strong partnerships with Center for Leadership Development and Groundworks, including Marian University and Eskenazi Health as anchor institution partners, the 25th and MLK Great Place stands poised to increase connectivity with the completion of Fall Creek Trail, leverage the Canal, White River and Fall Creek as waterway assets that complement Riverside Park, and build upon a vibrant business corridor along MLK.

 
LIVABILITY
•  Enhance walkability
•  Add public art
•  Improve infrastructure
•  Improve streetscapes/sidewalks
•  Expand mass transit, parks & open spaces
•  Encourage recreation/fitness
•  Create bike lanes
•  Calm traffic
Livability committees are meeting regularly. Please visit again for updates!
OPPORTUNITY
•  Undertake façade improvement projects
•  Acquire, stabilize and renovate key parcels
•  Remedy brownfields
•  Attract, retain and support small businesses
Opportunity committees are meeting regularly. Please visit again for updates!
VITALITY
•  Increase the capacity for housing redevelopment from infill construction
•  Develop senior housing and high-density apartments
•  Attract new residents
Vitality committees are meeting regularly. Please visit again for updates!
EDUCATION
•  Improve daycare, pre-K and local school opportunities
•  Leverage Ivy Tech’s presence
•  Increase youth programs
•  Continue improving the East Washington Street Library
Education committees are meeting regularly. Please visit again for updates!
Interested in getting involved in the efforts of this Great Place? Contact Brandon Cosby.