From the Indianapolis Metropolitan Planning Organization | September 13, 2019
Red Line Delivers a 'Sudden' Transformation for Indy
"... but the transformation was anything but sudden. It is, in fact, the result of changes in state law, more than a decade of meetings, planning, conversations and public input." MPO Executive Director Anna Gremling talks about what went into getting the Red Line in Indianapolis and what it means for Central Indiana in her op-ed in Inside Indiana Business. Read the op-ed
Pacers Bikeshare Community Rides
Join Indiana Pacers Bikeshare for a free community ride along the Cultural Trail and new bike lanes in downtown Indianapolis on September 27 at 6pm! Everyone will meet at the Pacers Bikeshare station on Lugar Plaza at the corner of Delaware and Washington St. There will be a quick educational session to go over group riding, riding on an active trail system, and bike riding 101. New, old, young, and experienced riders are all welcome! For more information, click
INDOT Hiring Fair
The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is hosting a state wide hiring event for seasonal employment on Tuesday, September 17. There are multiple locations throughout the state, all occurring from 10 am - 3 pm. Click
here for more information.
Next Week is National Roundabouts Week!
Each year during the third week of September, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) celebrates National Roundabouts Week. Modern roundabouts reduce severe crashes by approximately 80 percent compared to traditional two-way stop-controlled intersections. Some communities in the region are celebrating, including Carmel! Click
here for some events.
UPCOMING IRTC MEETING DATES
Check out the MPO's Calendar for upcoming meeting dates of the Indianapolis Regional Transportation Council and its Committees. All locations are accessible by public transportation.
Administrative Committee Meeting - September 27 at 8:30 am at IndyGo Board Room, 1501 W Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46222
Technical Committee Meeting - October 9 at 9:00 am at MIBOR Realtor Association, 1912 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Policy Committee Meeting - October 23 at 9:00 am at The Hornet Park Community Center at 5245 Hornet Ave., Beech Grove, IN 46107