Indianapolis

The first in the "Planners Across America" series features Indianapolis' Adam Thies, who shares insights into doing more with less, the limits of long range planning at the municipal level, and why planners should be real estate experts. Exclusive
5 days ago  By Josh Stephens
Planners in Indianapolis have revealed plans for an "aerotropolis" to develop around the city's international airport.
Jun 28, 2010   Herald-Times
In the 1970s, civic leaders articulated a vision for Indianapolis that included a new public university, sports venues and a riverfront park. Their vision is now reality. Steven Litt reports on the successes and failures of the plan.
Apr 15, 2010   The Cleveland Plain Dealer
This article looks at the five metro areas with the most affordable housing options, and the five with the least affordable options.
Feb 24, 2010   CNN Money
Bicycling and walking advocates should also be happy about the new TIGER grants - almost half of the funded projects included funding for bike and ped infrastructure.
Feb 19, 2010   Sierra Club Compass blog
Bike lanes and sharrows are being added to more streets in Indianapolis, which is a fairly new concept for the city and its drivers.
Feb 13, 2010   The Indianapolis Star
San Francisco, Houston, and Indianapolis are featuring public art installations that mimic and highlight nature in urban areas.
May 16, 2009   Next American City
Indianapolis is a thriving job market, while Detroit is rapidly decaying and drying up. What's the difference? Policies encouraging public-private partnerships, according to this article from <em>Next American City</em>.
Mar 15, 2009   Next American City
<p>High rates of accidents and few bike lanes make Indianapolis a dangerous place to ride a bike, according to this article.</p>
Mar 21, 2008   The Indianapolis Star
<p>Business leaders in Indianapolis are looking to replicate the success of Portland, Oregon, by creating a task force to pursue plans for a streetcar system in the city's downtown.</p>
Feb 29, 2008   Indianapolis Business Journal