Posts filed under: "IDO News"
LISC Facade Grants: Irvington Businesses Benefit!
Thank you to our friends at Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) for awarding 47 local businesses and commercial properties with facade grants to improve the outside structure and signage of their buildings. Irvington Development Organization and IRV merchants have benefitted from this grant many times! This year Geneva Hair Studio and Amber Rose were recipients – congrats! Want to learn more […]Continue Reading
“Street Lamp Blonde,” a New Brew for an Irvington Cause!
A new brew is being tapped TONIGHT, June 29, at 4pm for a great Irvington cause! Irvington Development Organization is teaming up with Black Acre Brewing Co. to launch a new brew called “Street Lamp Blonde”. Black Acre is donating $1 per SLB beer to help fund the new streetlights that will be purchased for the Irvington Streetscape so come […]Continue Reading
“Like” IDO on Facebook
If you love Irvington, won’t you consider “Liking” Irvington Development Organization by clicking on here and hitting the Like button? https://www.facebook.com/IrvingtonDevelopment You may ask: what does IDO do for Irvington? Well for starters, IDO… Recruits exciting new businesses to the heart of Irvington. Did you know that IDO helped to recruit Black Acre Brewing Co. and Ossip Optometry? Oversees the Irvington […]Continue Reading
Irvington Development Organization in IndyStar!
A small but mighty post in The Indianapolis Star on the Irvington Development Organization‘s project at the former Indy East motel! “The Irvington Development Organization plans to develop 50 apartments at the site of the vacant Indy East Motel, 5855 E. Washington St. The abandoned motel has been a problem in the Irvington area, attracting vagrants. The […]Continue Reading
Many Celebrations to Share in the May IDO Newsletter
We’re squeaking in our May newsletter just in time! This month we’re sharing several engaging articles including the 2nd anniversary of homespun: modern handmade, the celebration of the Irvington Streetscape groundbreaking with a wonderful article by longtime Irvingtonian Rosemary Spalding , a famous recipe from The Legend Classic Irvington Cafe, a word from IDO donors, […]Continue Reading
Get Your IRV Stickers!
Want your very own IRV sticker? IDO will be selling these cuties at the Farmer’s Market on June 10, Ellenberger Park – only $2 and the proceeds go to support the work that IDO does in our Irvington neighborhood!Continue Reading
Want to Energize Irvington? Here’s how! Irvington Development Organization has teamed up with the Energizing Indiana initiative to provide FREE home energy assessments to residents. The best part: for every household that participates, Energizing Indiana will donate $25 to IDO! You get to support a good cause AND find out which “energy crooks” are stealing energy from […]Continue Reading
Irvington Streetscape Groundbreaking
BIG NEWS – After seven years of planning, it’s time to celebrate! The Irvington Streetscape groundbreaking will take place May 1 at 11:30am at the Irvington Public Library*. Join the Irvington Development Organization, city officials, our major donors and the community – all who are making this transformation possible. After the groundbreaking be sure to […]Continue Reading
IDO April Newsletter
A plethora of information in our April 2012 Newsletter including: Ossip Comes to Irvington, Q&A with IDO’s New President, Recipe of the Month, Word from an IDO Donor, Important Dates, IDO Lately Enjoy!Continue Reading