Town Hall Meeting
Hosted by Mike Speedy, CityCounty Councillor, District 24 & Jose Evans, CityCounty Councillor, District 1
Invited: All members of the public.
Topic: Future of the Convention Center, Downtown & Proposal from the Special Session of the General Assembly
Presenters: Don Welsh, President & CEO of the Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Association,
Barney Levengood, Executive Director of the Capital Improvement Board
Craig Huse & John Short, members of the CIB
WHEN: Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Reception at 6:00 pm, Program at 6:30 pm; Opportunity to comment and Q&A to follow. Public input & feedback is vital!!!
WHERE: 4925 S. Shelby Street (PerryGovernmentCenter)
Behind Fire Station on Thompson Road near Northwest corner of Madison Ave. & Thompson Road.
Contact: Mike Speedy, 317-786-6689; firstname.lastname@example.org
From the Office of Jose M. Evans Councillor, District 1
City of Indianapolis/Marion County
317.698.8890 (O), 317.917.2116 (F)
For more information, please go to www.evansforindy.com
"We need a city that cares as much about neighborhoods as it does downtown." Jose M. Evans
Wednesday, July 8, 2009
The CIB dog and pony show that has been on the road for a couple of months now, will apparently take a new bump up in star quality. I can only assume this is preparatory groundwork for City-County Council consideration of an increase in the hotel tax to support the CIB bailout plan adopted by the State Legislature. Here's the announcement via Washington Township community activist Penny Bigalow: