Downtown Indy’s Bike and Foot Patrol

Downtown Indy’s Bike and Foot Patrol

Safety is an important factor in Downtown Indy’s mission to maintain a clean, safe and beautiful Downtown.  To further advancements in safety and security, Downtown Indy has its very own Bike and Foot Patrol! These off-duty and certified law enforcement officers...
Sgt. Randy Dodd: Rose Award recipient

Sgt. Randy Dodd: Rose Award recipient

Downtown Indy nominated Sergeant Randy Dodd, Downtown Indy’s Bike and Walking Patrol officer (2 years); IMPD law enforcement officer (26 years), for a Visit Indy ROSE Award. ROSE stands for Recognition Of Service Excellence. The program shines a light on...
Maybe Indy DOES have some mountains!

Maybe Indy DOES have some mountains!

Maybe Indy DOES have some mountains! I’ve been an Indy-promoter for most of my professional career. And I can’t begin to tell you how many times I’ve heard the expression, “Well Indy doesn’t have mountains or sea shores…but what we DO have is…(fill-in-the-blank.”...
Community Conversation with IMPD

Community Conversation with IMPD

On Feb 11, IMPD Downtown District held a second community conversation, with another tentatively in the works for later this year. Downtown Indy participated in both events, as did numerous city agencies including the Department of Public Safety, Community Court, Code...

Fighting the Measles

Recently I watched my son suffer through a tough bout of pneumonia, only to immediately be forced to endure the intense pain of pleurisy (an inflammation of the lining surrounding the lungs, making breathing agonizingly difficult). Seeing your child sick and miserable...