Under Construction!

The Near West Indy Website is currently under construction. We’re working to build a more user-friendly experience for you, and we appreciate your patience and support through this transition. For the time being, most links won’t work, and the look and feel of the website will change.

Great Indy Cleanup is This Saturday!

Join us for the Great Indy Cleanup this Saturday, April 16th! KIB’s Great Indy Cleanup is an anti-litter program in partnership with the City of Indianapolis designed to assist individuals and community groups combat heavy litter and debris that has accumulated in public spaces such as streets, alleys, greenspaces and waterways. Through coordinating a community cleanup…

Operation Safe Surrender

Operation Safe Surrender is an opportunity for persons with outstanding warrants for Level 6 Felonies and Misdemeanors in Marion County to have their warrants reviewed and potentially resolved on site instead of being arrested. Additional services will be available by concerned community partners. Check to see if you, or someone you love have a warrant by…

Help Us Name the Entrepreneurship Center!

A small business resource center will be opening on Michigan Street this year! This center will support the launch of entrepreneurial ventures (someone who has a hobby, talent, or skill that they would like to turn into a business) and support existing start-up businesses in hopes to create jobs for the area and ultimately populate…

Great Places 2020 Neighborhood Plan Unveiling

You are invited to the Great Places 2020 Neighborhood Plan Unveiling WHAT:After months of research, neighborhood input, and strategic planning, Great Places 2020 partners will unveil the plans for each Great Places neighborhood. Please join us! WHEN: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 from 4 – 6 p.m. WHERE: James Whitcomb Riley School 43, 150 W 40th…

About

Welcome to the Neighborhood! Near West Indianapolis is is an area just west of downtown Indianapolis that is rich with culture and history and is made up of four neighborhoods. Click on each neighborhood below to find out more information: Haughville Hawthorne Stringtown We Care Where are we located? The Near West Side is located just over the…

Healthy Living Classes at Haughville Library

The Healthy Living class series is to inform, encourage and empower residents in the Near West community by providing free classes on subjects such as nutrition, exercise and psychological health.  This is a project developed by IUPUI’s Center for Service and Learning scholars. Our first subject will be crock pot cooking.  The Haughville Library has…

Seven Steeples Farm Needs Volunteers! Feb 2015 – Nov 2015

Seven Steeples Farm is located on the old Central State Hospital Grounds and provides the Near West community with fresh fruits, vegetables and eggs. Volunteers are necessary to keep the farm in action. Volunteers can participate in any number of activities during various phases of the farming process. Individuals, as well as groups, are invited…