IMPD Community Day on Georgia Street, Aug. 2
By Susan Decker
On behalf of IMPD
Each year the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Downtown District hosts a Community Day to showcase safety and prevention issues by showcasing the Indiana State Police, Indianapolis Fire Department, Marion County Prosecutor’s Office, Emergency Medical Services, FBI, Crime Lab and Animal Control. This year’s event is scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Georgia Street (pictured above) in downtown Indianapolis.
This year the event will include a taste of downtown with 15 restaurants providing free samples. Restaurant partners include: Champp’s, Chef’s Academy Indianapolis, Chick-Fil-A, Claddagh Irish Pub, Elbow Room Pub, Greek Islands Restaurant, Hardee’s, Harry & Izzy’s, Hooter’s, Ike & Jonesy’s, Kilroy’s, Red Burrito, Rock Bottom, Starbucks at the Omni Severin and Weber Grill.
Additionally, a Long’s Bakery doughnut eating contest will be held at Noon featuring local celebrities – Deacon from WNOU-FM, Donna Schiele from WTLC-AM, Nikki Reed from WZPL-FM, Big Joe Staysniak from WFNI-AM and hosted by Karen Vaughn, program director and on-air personality from WTLC-FM.
Other participants include the Naptown Roller Girls, Wishard Health Services, Indiana Blood Center, Indiana Pacers and more. For more information, visit http://www.facebook.com/IMPDDTCommunityDay.