INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA — The first annual Global Fest makes its inaugural debut Saturday, September 15, 2018. A celebration of culture and community, the daylong event shares traditions and honors heritage through food, music, art, and play. The festival will take place from noon to 10 pm at 4550 Central Avenue. Admission is free and open …[ read more ]
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Department of Public Works (DPW) expects the closure of the Illinois Street bridge over the IWC Indiana Central Canal on or after Tuesday, August 21, 2018, weather permitting. The closure will allow for the rehabilitation–including sidewalk and railing replacement–of this bridge in Indy’s midtown community. Local traffic will be able to access the majority of Illinois …[ read more ]
Due to the wide variety of concerns and questions revolving around the temporary interventions being installed on Central for the duration of Red Line construction on College Ave, MKNA is seeking answers directly from the Indianapolis Department of Public Works. In the interest of time, we ask all interested neighbors to submit questions for DPW …[ read more ]
The following points have been delivered to MKNA courtesy of DPW. All points are verbatim and have not been altered in any way: – The speed tables installed along Central Avenue were not curb-to-curb in the original design because the design anticipated parking in those areas would be more utilized than it is. After …[ read more ]
The 8th Annual Indy Folk Fest will be held on Saturday, August 18th at Indy Hostel located at 4903 Winthrop Avenue in Meridian-Kessler. This is a family-friend festival is free for children under eight years of age and will feature international, regional and local acts from 11:00 a.m. to 11 p.m. Proceeds from this year’s …[ read more ]
In anticipation of Red Line Construction, IndyGo is providing a “3-Week Look Ahead” for businesses and residents. That being said, MKNA will continue to provide updates as we receive them. Current updates can be found below: Central Avenue Repaving: Central Avenue is experiencing a complete resurfacing. Resurfacing is nearing completion from 38th Street all the …[ read more ]
An experience like no other, “Lobster Palooza” is an evening of unadulterated FUN, fabulous FOOD, DANCING under the stars with 300 of Indy’s best revelers! Scheduled for Saturday, July 21st, the 9th annual summer evening event is held on the grounds of the Basile Opera Center at N Pennsylvania and 40th Street. With a few …[ read more ]
Join Coburn Place Safe Haven for their annual Lemonade Stand to support the kiddos that call Coburn Place home as they raise funds for back-to-school uniforms and supplies on July 20th! This year, there will be three convenient locations including a virtual Lemonade Stand where you can donate now! To learn more about Meridian-Kessler neighbor Coburn …[ read more ]
4511 Broadway Street The home of Kelli & Charles Kunkel was a tour favorite as the home was on the 2017 Home & Garden Tour! When the Kunkel’s returned to Indianapolis from San Diego, they enlisted the talented Jenni Egger Designs to revision this lovely 1922 French Colonial. A number of renovations including a full …[ read more ]
As governed by the Meridian-Kessler Neighborhood Association By-Laws, the neighborhood has eight unique zones. Each zone has a Zone Delegate that sits on the board and weighs in on various issues, plans, etc. and how they impact their specific zone. They are meant to represent the best interest of their particular zone and are called …[ read more ]
From 38th to Kessler Boulevard and
Meridian Street to the Monon Trail.
We are a community of residents (younger & older), homes (from multi-unit to mansions and everything in between), local businesses (larger & smaller, established & emerging), schools (public and private) and a variety of faith based communities.
In the heart of Midtown Indianapolis.