Fast Facts Friday | September 13, 2019 Edition


Friday, September 13th Edition

Speedway Water Works is Hiring!

Speedway Water Works is currently looking for a Water Operator to perform a variety of skilled, technical, and maintenance work as part of the team at the Town Water Plants. Click here for more information:

Speedway Parks Announcement:

Speedway Parks & Recreation announced that registrations are now open for Speedway Junior Basketball Winter League. Visit their page for details or go to and click Programs to sign up your student today.

Town News:

  1. Foundation is being poured at the new Abel Construction Company site on Gilman Street. Soon there will be walls being put up and you’ll start to see a structure come together! Watch the SCTV - Speedway Community Television page for updates on this project.
  2. The Speedway Redevelopment Commission will meet in a public session on Monday, September 16th at 6:00 PM at the Speedway Town Hall. Find the agenda here:
  3. The Speedway Chamber of Commerce has several events coming up. Check out their page or Around Speedway Indiana to see more about their events, such as Jazz on Main coming next Thursday, September 19th to Main Street!
  4. FEMA will be approving the changes to the flood plain, however, they have informed us that there will be a 90 day commenting period between the time we receive official approval by mail and when the final approval occurs. (Council Meeting, 9-9-19)
  5. Vice President, Jeff Matthews announced at the that he spoke again with Brixmor in regards to residents' concerns with the Speedway Shopping Center. They indicated that they are forming merchant committees to talk about safety, security, and cleanliness outside the store. We will continue to monitor and provide updates. (Council Meeting, 9-9-19)
  6. Fall 2019: Speedway Home Helpers applications can be picked up at Town Hall, Town Annex, or on the Town's website. While the preferred date has passed for home help requests, we will still accept applications at this time. Moreso, we need volunteers! Please check out the Facebook event or website for details.

Upcoming Speedway PD Events:

The Speedway PD have a couple events just around the corner.
  1. The Speedway Police Department will hold their quarterly Neighborhood Watch Meeting on September 17th starting at 6:30 PM. These meetings are held at the Community Health Pavilion on Main Street in the community room. All Speedway residents are welcome and encouraged to attend. Check out this event for details: Speedway Neighborhood Watch Meetings.
  2. Another Shred-It event is also coming up in town. Speedway PD, AARP Indiana, and Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana will once again be hosting a Shred-It Day at the Speedway Police Station on October 5th, 2019 from 10AM-1PM. Check here for event details and costs: Speedway Shred-It Day (Fall 2019) by Speedway PD

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