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Groundbreaking on 'Block 20' in Downtown Indianapolis

Posted at 7:28 AM, Jan 15, 2020

INDIANAPOLIS — The groundbreaking on a $20 million project that will bring more housing and entertainment to Downtown Indianapolis begins on Wednesday.

The Athenaeum Foundation and developer Dan Jacobs will mark the start of construction on 'Block 20.'

The project is being built on what is now a parking lot on East Street that sits next to the Athenaeum.

Block 20 will have 77 apartment units, restaurant space, and a parking garage with 252 spaces.

There will also be an alleyway that will be used to showcase public art.

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