The three-year project has been a long time coming. Conversations about alleviating congestion on S.R. 37 in Fishers and Noblesville began in 2005.
The proposed local income tax increase would generate $16 million of new funding for the county’s 911 center.
The Westfield Preservation Alliance effort includes a list of reasons for opposing the project, including the destruction of historic properties and the use of a public-private partnership to build it.
The debate was the first of 2019 between Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett, a Democrat, and Republican state Sen. Jim Merritt. The debate largely focused on infrastructure and regionalism, inequity and public safety.
The study found that 15.5% of the residential units in Fishers are apartments, lower than the national average of 22%.
Three well-known local companies plan to move into a four-story, 100,000-square-foot office building called the Agora. Construction of the building is expected to be complete next summer.
Town leaders say development is coming, but has been slow because they’re picky about tenants.
Deputy Mayor Leah McGrath told IBJ the city and Brandywine mutually agreed to “discontinue” their partnership after the city’s vision for the park grew beyond Mayor Scott Fadness’ early concept.
The facility would be built on about six acres of undeveloped land off East 126th Street, east of Hoosier Road.
The candle and fragrance company is expanding from its downtown Indy base. Also, the long-awaited Chick-fil-A in Whitestown, Chicago’s Pizza with a Twist in Fishers, PetPeople and more.
The ordinance aims to control a longtime city tradition that has grown out of hand, city councilors said.
A team of financial technologists has its sights on a U.S. Department of Education contract that could bring at least 300 jobs to the city and further central Indiana’s role as a student-financing hub.
The sign installed along U.S. 31 near 146th Street in Carmel says “Westfield” on both the north and south sides of the sign, even though drivers heading south are traveling into Carmel.
Olthof Homes has a 7-year plan to build 280 homes north of 193rd Street and west of Six Points Road.
Main Street Productions plans to build the 6,800-square-foot theater at 220 N. Union Street, moving the Westfield Playhouse from its current theater on State Road 32 in Eagletown to downtown.
An affiliate of NinjaZone Academy has requested four acres of land directly east of the Pacers Athletic Center at Grand Park be rezoned to accommodate construction of a 35,000-square-foot facility.
Education and child-development experts in a panel discussion Thursday morning praised steps the state has taken to improve access to early education programs. But they also stressed that a healthy living environment was vital to learning and, eventually, developing the state’s future workforce.
More than 700 people have signed a Change.org petition calling for the city to deny the developer’s request to rezone 58 acres to a planned unit development that would allow for high density housing and commercial development.