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Latest Neighborhood Posts
“In efforts in addressing our Near Westside Community Life Plan concerning education, training and workforce development, IUPUI Division of Continuing Studies-Community Learning Network (CLN), is surveying community members and organizations to learn the educational and training needs of the community”. The data obtained will be used by CLN to understand and plan for the [Read More]
We need Volunteers! In its current state, the Near Westside has successfully graduated from the GINI initiative and has formed the Near West Collaborative, which consist of four culturally, economically, and diverse neighborhoods (Hawthorne, We Care, Haughville, and Stringtown). Now known as a Sustainable Community through LISC; Near West Collaborative works as a conduit [Read More]
Creating a Mural in your area! Do you have an abandon home around your house that has been boarded for more than 5 years? Do you have a garage or house that has graffiti all over it? Would you like to do something about it? WE CAN HELP! Near West Collaborative was rewarded [Read More]
Near West is on the MURAL! We are eliminating tagging one wall, garage, house at a time. State Reps. Justin Moed and Christina Hale worked on a new law in July 2013; this law was meant to improve the quality of life in neighborhoods throughout Indiana. The Senate Bill 433 (Good Samaritan Law) [Read More]
We are pleased to have had the opportunity to join forces with The Pro 100 Summer Youth Employment and Enrichment project, hosted by IUPUI, to initiate our first neighborhood mural project. The IUPUI Pro 100 team worked with the Near West Collaborative neighborhood leaders on conceptualizing, designing, and implementing one mural project for each [Read More]
The City of is pleased to announce that a master development team has been selected to begin the redevelopment of the Central State Property. The master developer will be Central Greens, LLC and consists of many experienced players some of which are: Development Concepts Inc, Remenschneider Associates, Inc. James Kienle & Associates, Inc., Keramida Environmental, [Read More]