**Full Closure at the North Split to begin in May**
The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) reminds motorists the 18-month closure of the North Split Interchange in downtown Indianapolis is only two months away. Major reconstruction is expected to close the interchange on or after May 15, 2021, weather permitting.
For up-to-date project information, visit Northsplit.com or text “NORTHSPLIT” to 468311.
**Preserve Indy Project Starting**
See someone taking a photo of your domicile or building? Not to worry, the neighborhood is updating its structures inventory and including photos of each as part of a new initiative through Preserve Indy for all historic neighborhoods.
Welcome to Lockerbie, a picturesque historic neighborhood in the heart of downtown Indianapolis.
Update: Preserve Indy Common Plan Available for Comment
The IHPC has published a draft of the Common Plan for comment. This plan will apply to all of the historic neighborhoods in Indianapolis. Lockerbie, along with the other neighborhoods, will add specific information as it applies to our neighborhood in the coming months. Please view the plan and send any comments or questions about the draft Common Plan to Designation@indy.gov.
Volunteer for March Madness
Volunteer to help prepare the city to put its best foot forward during its time in the national spotlight of March Madness. See https://www.indianasportscorp.org/volunteering for more information.
Riley House Re-Opens
We are happy to report that our neighbors at the James Whitcomb Riley House are opening up for pre-purchased tours on Thursdays through Saturdays. Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite and tour times are 10am, 11:30, 1:00 and 2:30. Tours are limited to your own group for safety and sell out. Check out their website, rileymuseumhome.org, for more information and to obtain tickets.
LSNA Events Statement
Lockerbie Square Neighborhood Association (LSNA) social events and meetings will be held virtually at least through the end of 2020 in accordance with the rules set out by the Marion County Health Department. Links will be sent via our email newsletter.
Latest Project Updates
Detailed maps with closure and access information can be found here: https://northsplit.com/maps/
Detailed schedule updates can be found here: https://northsplit.com/schedule/
For up-to-date project information, visit northsplit.com or text “INDOT NORTHSPLIT” to 468311. Follow the North Split project’s progress on social media at:
The Urban Times
While the Urban Times will continue to be delivered to your home, you can read it digitally by clicking on the link below. Enjoy and stay safe at home! Current (and past) editions are viewable online: http://www.digitalindy.org/cdm/search/collection/utn/order/date/ad/desc
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Lockerbie Staying at Home
Thank you to all the Lockerbie residents who have been doing their part to stay home to slow the spread of the virus. During these trying times, we have asked our neighborhood to share with us some of the fun moments. If you would like to have your photo added please send an email to email@example.com! #stayhomesavelives #thankshealthheroes