Neighbors we’ve received a few reports that packages have been stolen off homeowners porches recently. Please keep an eye out and REPORT all incidents — or suspicious people to the police (317-327-3811)!
The proposed Digital Billboard Ordinance (Prop 250-2014) was postponed to another meeting, most likely in January. Stay tuned for more information as we follow this ordinance — and if you haven’t already, please share your opinion with our City County Councillor, Monroe Gray (317-327-4242) or !
LEVEE PROJECT ALERT: The Department of Natural Resources will host a public hearing to answer questions about the project detailed in the article below. It’s scheduled for Thursday at 5 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 6050 N. Meridian Street. Butler Tarkington Neighborhood Association apologizes for the short notice — if any neighbors can attend we’d ask them to do so and share their opinion!
What is 911?
When to dial 911?
How 911 Works?
Example: What to do if you are looking out of your window and notice a person breaking into your neighbor’s home….
Information most needed:
Never tell a 911 operator that a situation is more serious than it really is just to get faster service. It is against the law to intentionally give false information to the police.
911 Emergency Examples:
A non-emergency call is simply a request for police service that is not a life or death situation, and it is not “in progress”. An officer can handle some of these calls over the phone such as:
Our November Butler Tarkington Neighborhood Association Board Meeting will be held TONIGHT starting at 6:30pm at the MLK Community Center (40th & Illinois). Best, BTNA Board
ps. Indianapolis leaf collection also starts today! If you have any questions feel free to visit http://www.indy.gov/egov/city/
Butler University has released plans for a proposed new student housing building to be located on the current Irwin Library surface parking lot (see photos below). Butler University has announced upcoming public meetings to discuss the proposed new student housing building. The dates are:
For more information, please visit www.butler.edu.
The Butler-Tarkington Neighborhood Association (BTNA) is accepting public comment on the proposed new student housing building. Please forward comments in writing via mail or email by Friday, September 5, 2014 at 5:00pm.
Butler University previously presented on the proposed student housing building at the BTNA August monthly meeting on August 11. At the BTNA September, the BTNA Board will vote at the BTNA September monthly meeting on September 8 whether to support or oppose the garage. There will be NO public comments taken at the September 8 meeting as there are other neighborhood items on the agenda to discuss.
To comment via mail:
Butler-Tarkington Neighborhood Association