21-Aug-2019: DPW contractors will be testing the flood panels on both 52nd and 53rd street crossing the canal bridges today between 10am and 3pm. During this timeframe one lane will be closed on the roadway with necessary signs and flaggers in place. Only one bridge crossing will be effected at a time and the work will be completed in a few hours.
Mike Massonne, DPW project manager, will be unable to attend the July 9th Rocky Ripple Town Board meeting (7:30 pm Town Hall) to provide an update and answer questions on the Westfield Blvd. Alignment flood protection project. We will let you know when this has been rescheduled.
Mike Massonne, DPW project manager, will attend the July 9th Rocky Ripple Town Board meeting (7:30 pm Town Hall) to provide an update and answer questions on the Westfield Blvd. Alignment flood protection project, which is scheduled to be completed this year. Note this is to answer questions about the Westfield floodwall, not the Rocky Ripple floodwall project along the river, which has been approved by the City of Indianapolis as a project and is currently going through the bidding process.
The Town of Rocky Ripple is happy to announce that repaving of several roads in town is scheduled for the week of 24-Jun-2019, weather permitting. This should take no longer than a couple days in total. Please note that the following streets are affected and give consideration to the paving equipment, trucks and personnel that will be doing this important work for us:
|1) Canal Blvd. From: W 53rd St To: Ripple Rd
2) W53rd St From: Canal Blvd To: Lester St
3) W53rd St From: 835 W53rd St To: Riverview Dr
4) W52nd St From: Canal Towpath To: Lester St
5) Crown St From: W53rd St To: W54th St
6) Sunnymeade Ln From: W52nd St To: W53rd St
7) Annette St From: W53rd St To: 5326 Annette St
8) Clarendon Rd From: W51st St To: W52nd St
9) W54th St From: Karstadt Dr To: Canal Blvd
10) Ripple Rd From: 340 Ripple Rd To: Canal Blvd
The annual town wide garage sale will be held Saturday, June 1st with posted hours from 8 am to 2 pm. Everyone is welcome to participate. Start planning for the sale and gather those items that have been sitting around and collecting dust.
If you do not wish to participate on your own, but want to donate items, we will be having a sale with proceeds to benefit RRCA at the town hall. You can bring stuff you want to donate for the RRCA sale on Friday May 31st at the town hall from 3-7 pm.
New this year: Sell your stuff at the town hall; have your own table for $5. Town Hall will be open for set-up beginning at 7 am on Sat., Jun. 1st.
Kandy Kendall is coordinating this year’s sale. Contact Kandy to reserve a table or with any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone number 317-255-8117.
Ads will be placed in local newspapers. If you choose to participate and do not donate items for the RRCA sale, consider making a small donation to the community association to cover the advertising costs.
The Indianapolis City County Council Public Works Committee voted to recommend approval of the declaratory resolution designating the establishment of the White River-Rocky Ripple Flood Control Improvement District on 18-Apr-2019. The recommendation now goes before the entire City County Council for final adoption on Monday 13-May-2019. The last public hearing on the matter and final vote on the confirmatory resolution will occur at the Metropolitan Development Commission meeting on Wed., 15-May-2019 at 1 pm in the public assembly room of the City County building. The full proposal (#192) can be found at the following location:
Any questions regarding flood protection can be directed to your Rocky Ripple Town Councilors at TownCouncil@RockyRipple.com.