Indiana

HOBART, IN, 5/9/2005 - The Trust for Public Land (TPL), a national non-profit conservation organization, announced today that a multi-year project to protect and save nearly 400 acres in and around Hobart - land that lay in the path of the Chicago region's... Read more

HOBART, IN., 11/8/04 - The Trust for Public Land (TPL), a national non-profit conservation organization, announced today that 219 acres of farmland once threatened by future development instead will be restored to its condition before the first settlers... Read more

Among other findings, the report indicates that Indianapolis parks must be better marketed to the public, and that considering parkland acquisitions as strategic investments can help achieve other city priorities.

TPL helped protect and save nearly 400 acres in the area known as Hobart Marsh, land that lay in the path of the Chicago region's development wave. This protected open space area helped restore many acres of wetlands and contributed to the region's goal of... Read more