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Fairbanks Symposium at the University of Indianapolis to examine role of greenspaces in city development

(INDIANAPOLIS) Local and national community leaders will discuss the value of urban parks and greenspaces in maintaining a world-class city at the upcoming Richard M. Fairbanks Symposium on Civic Leadership at the University of Indianapolis.  “Building Vibrant Cities Through Greenspaces and Parks” is the topic of this year’s symposium, which will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on … Read more

KIB Announces New Senior Vice President, Development and External Affairs

INDIANAPOLIS – (January 6, 2017) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB) is pleased to announce the addition of Kristina Uland to the executive leadership team. She will serve as the organization’s Senior Vice President of Development and External Affairs. Uland comes to KIB with a wealth of knowledge in fundraising and communications, having lead teams at WFYI and provided expertise in … Read more

KIB Hosting 1st Friday Art Exhibition to Select 2017 Great Indy Cleanup Focus Neighborhoods

KIB Hosting 1st Friday Litter2 Art Gallery to Select 2017 Great Indy Cleanup Focus Neighborhoods Indianapolis’ litter will be showcased in a humorous, thought provoking photo display by popular Instagrammer @LitterofHighlandPark INDIANAPOLIS – (November 1, 2016) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful will host @LitterofHighlandPark, a wildly popular Instagram feed brought to life by KIB Adopt-a-Block Captain, Dan Remington in a series of … Read more

Class of 2017 Public GreenSpace Recipients Selected for Transformation by Keep Indianapolis Beautiful

INDIANAPOLIS – (September 27, 2015) Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. (KIB) announced today that three new community greenspace projects have been awarded as part of KIB’s IPL Project GreenSpace program for 2017. KIB received numerous applications were submitted for the program, showing the desire for community greenspace in our city. Through placemaking efforts since 1995, KIB, in partnership with Indianapolis Power … Read more

KIB’s first city-wide Pollinator Count Week provides baseline insight of Indianapolis’ pollinator health

INDIANAPOLIS – (August 31, 2016) Citizen scientists across the Indianapolis area answered Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc.’s (KIB) call to join up in the first citywide Pollinator Count Week to measure the health of pollinators and greenspaces. The weeklong, crowdsourced data collection project aimed to engage residents in the important work of gathering information to help guide conservation and restoration efforts, … Read more