December 26, 2007

The Indianapolis Star has an article about Google Maps Street View service. It doesn't have every street in Indy mapped, but it does have a lot (including our neighborhood). If you haven't tried Street View, it is pretty interesting. You get basically stroll down the street viewing the neighborhood from the street.

"Google has added Indy and seven other cities to its “Street View” service, ( a new twist on Internet mapping that lets users explore 360-degree panoramic photos of cityscapes and even residential streets.
Catching offbeat images in Street View has become the subject of a blog devoted entirely to the subject.

The images, including a police officer pulling over a driver, car accidents or attractive joggers, are at

Indianapolis' one appearance on the site comes when a Google camera catches a horse at a strange angle, making it appear as if it's headless.'

December 18, 2007


Christmas and New Year’s Day Trash Collection

Curbside recycling and trash collection will operate on a slide schedule during holiday weeks

Indianapolis – The Indianapolis Department of Public Works would like to remind residents that there will be NO curbside recycling, residential or heavy trash collection on Christmas Day or New Year’s Day Tuesday, December 25 and Tuesday, January 1 in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays.

Monday collections will be as normal on December 24 and 31. All other collections will run one day late for the remainder of the week. Tuesday routes will be collected on Wednesday, Wednesday on Thursday, Thursday on Friday and Friday collections will be made on Saturday for both weeks. All routes will return to normal schedules on Monday, January 7.

December 3, 2007

Things have slowed up for the neighborhood association for the next couple of months. We will resume our monthly board meeting for all of those interested again on the second Wednesday in February 2008. February 13th at 7:00PM at University Heights Methodist Church.

Until then keep an eye out here for news regarding the neighborhood.