Tag: Indianapolis

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Republic Services, Blue Polymers Collaborate on Advanced Recycling in Indianapolis

November 10, 2023

Via: Waste360

Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) and Blue Polymers, LLC held a groundbreaking ceremony for a plastics recycling facility in Indianapolis, which is expected to become operational in late 2024. This venture will encompass the Republic Services Polymer Center and the […]

Infrastructure, Public Works

Municipality of the Year: Indianapolis is A Leader in Infrastructure

December 6, 2021

Via: American Infrastructure

Indianapolis, the largest city in Indiana, is truly the crossroads of America. It’s home to the Indy 500, multiple Fortune 500 companies and has just received one of the highest grades on ASCE’s infrastructure report card. Infrastructure is on the […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Indiana Recycling Coalition Announces Indiana Circular Economy Initiative

September 24, 2020

Via: Waste360

The Indiana Recycling Coalition (IRC) announced its launch of the Indianapolis Circular Economy Initiative (ICEI), a multi-stakeholder, multiyear collaborative effort – in partnership with the City of Indianapolis and many other stakeholders – to address Indianapolis’ recycling challenges and achieve […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Indianapolis Seeks to Adopt Universal Curbside Recycling by 2025

March 4, 2019

Via: Waste360

The Indiana Recycling Coalition, government officials, residents and manufacturers are hoping that by 2025, the city of Indianapolis will have a universal curbside recycling program in place. Right now, the city lacks a universal residential recycling program and instead uses […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Indianapolis Ranked One of the Worst Cities for Recycling

February 1, 2019

Via: Waste360

Indianapolis has been ranked one of the worst cities for recycling. It recycles only 7 percent of trash, and it’s the biggest municipality without a curbside recycling program servicing every household, according to a report by IndyStar. The city’s recycling […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Indianapolis Councilors, Residents Voice Concerns Over Potential Scrap Metal Recycling Facility

January 24, 2019

Via: Waste360

Trinity Alloys, LLC is looking to build a new scrap metal recycling facility in Indianapolis, but two city-county councilors and some residents oppose the project. They have raised environmental, safety and health concerns and even started a petition for opposers […]

Basic Services, Public Transport

The Indianapolis Bus Network Redesign Will Be Like Launching a Brand New Transit System

July 12, 2017

Via: NYC Streets Blog

The vote to approve a transit funding ballot measure last November was a watershed moment for Indianapolis. After nearly a decade of intense advocacy, voters were finally given the opportunity to decide whether to pay for a vastly improved transit […]