Monthly Archives: March 2016

IMPD Transitions to Beat Policing

INDIANAPOLIS — In an effort to enhance the collaboration between citizens and the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, the process to implement beat policing will begin in late April when new recruits hit the streets. A three year plan will be developed to address staffing needs and responsibilities. “The key to … Read More

Kennedy-King Memorial Celebration April 4

INDIANAPOLIS — This year’s observance of U.S. Sen. Robert F. Kennedy’s historic Indianapolis speech on the night of Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination will take place from 5 to 6 p.m. April 4 at the Kennedy King Memorial, located at the Martin Luther King, Jr., Park, located at 17th and … Read More

Speedway Historian Discusses Track on April 7

INDIANAPOLIS — On April 7, the British-born historian of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Donald Davidson, will share his perspectives on the history and impact of the famous track, a National Historic Landmark, on the approach of the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500. In his engaging and entertaining style, he’ll … Read More

Indiana Bicenntennial Torch Relay Route Will Visit Southeast Side

INDIANAPOLIS – Lt. Governor Eric Holcomb recently joined the Indiana Office of Tourism Development (IOTD) to unveil the statewide route the Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay will travel this fall. The Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay will start in Corydon on September 9 and travel over 3,200 miles as nearly 2,000 torchbearers … Read More