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Justice For All: Stakeholder Engagement Opens Doors To Indy Initiative

Wedged between blue-collar neighborhoods that once supplied its workforce and the central business district of a thriving Midwest capital, the former General Motors Indianapolis Stamping Plant property presented a unique, 103-acreurban redevelopment opportunity. With the leadership and support of Mayor Joe Hogsett and his administration, RACER Trust is under contract with a buyer who is poised to capitalize on that opportunity and execute a multi-stage, mixed-use project that will transform the property and the community, connecting neighborhoods to the downtown core and creating unprecedented opportunities for the recreational enjoyment of the adjacent White River and its shoreline. The process that led to this point is instructive. As background, RACER Trust took ownership of the property in 2011, after the former GM relinquished it in bankruptcy. It featured a 2.1-million-square-foot manufacturing building and was a brownfield, with both soil and groundwater contamination that RACER Trust was to mitigate and manage. After…Log In to Read Full Article

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