Historic Washington Park • Meridian~Kessler
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New IHPC Administrator Named
The City of Indianapolis has named Meg Purnsely administrator...
The Summer 2017 issue of MKNA Spark magazine incorrectly stated the...


Saturday, August 20th, 2016

Washington Park Hosts First Neighborhood Consultant Meeting

The Washington Park Coordinating Committee held its first Neighborhood Consultant meeting on August 20, 2016. The meeting was well-attended by property owners. At the meeting, the Neighborhood Consultants presented their concerns and hopes for the neighborhood. The Coordinating Committee will post meeting minutes to the website in the next few days. If you were unable

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Washington Park Property Owners Take First Step to Protect Historic Character

Washington Park property owners recognized the need for protection from inconsistent exterior modifications. Thus, they took the first step toward becoming a historic area with oversight by the Indianapolis Historic Preservation Commission (IHPC). The Washington Park Exploratory...

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

MKNA awarded grant for historic preservation education

Indiana Humanities and Indiana Landmarks awarded grants of up to $2,000 to 12 nonprofit organizations in Indiana. Grants were awarded to fund a variety of projects across Indiana from Lafayette to Evansville. Indiana Humanities and Indiana Landmarks have...

Friday, May 15th, 2015

Panel Discussion • Neighborhood Conservation Districts

On May 14, 2015, dozens of Meridian-Kessler residents gathered at the Basile Opera House in Historic Washington Park for delicious BeBop pizza and desserts before convening for a panel discussion about neighborhood conservation districts. Paul Diebold, author...