WINTER 2017/2018


RIVER DISTRICT REVITALIZATION MEETING
LOCATION: Elkhart, Indiana

JPR continues to play a leadership role in the exciting revitalization of a key area in the city core of Elkhart. After having led the River District visioning effort that was completed in April 2017, JPR is providing technical support, design services, and representation as a part of the River District Implementation team. The revitalization efforts include public capital projects valued at over 30 million dollars as well as another 100 million dollars in private investment in planned private developments (Photo by Elkhart Truth/Blair Yankey).

ALMOST 7,000 BOOKS DONATED TO LITTLE LIBRARY
LOCATION: Fort Wayne, Indiana

2017 was a remarkable success for the Little Library location JPR sponsored in Fort Wayne's Citizens Square! JPR donated approximately 7,000 books during 2017!!! We are so thrilled to see these 7,000 books in the hands of young readers who will be the leaders of tomorrow!

PHASE TWO OF PRAIRIE CREEK RUN IMPROVEMENTS
LOCATION: Elkhart, Indiana

This important second phase of a quality of life project on the north side of Elkhart is being led by JPR. We completed the engineering study for this project in early 2017. This phase involves connecting 86 homes that have immediate access to an existing City of Elkhart water main. The project will provide new water services and direct connections to the plumbing system for each home, allowing closure of water wells believed to be impacted by nearby septic systems and poor groundwater conditions.

BASEBALL WINTER MEETINGS
LOCATION: Orlando, Florida

We were thrilled to attend the Baseball Winter Meetings at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando and to serve as an official sponsor of the event!

CONSTRUCTION BEGINS ON 227,000-SQUARE-FOOT DISTRIBUTION WAREHOUSE
LOCATION: Elkhart, Indiana

Construction is in process on the largest spec building in Elkhart County! The building's steel frame is anticipated to go up in mid-December with an anticipated occupancy in May. JPR is proud to have provided all zoning and land use consultation, land surveying services, and full site design services for this 227,000-square-foot facility that will be 28 foot tall and have 16 loading docks.

FORT WAYNE 100TH TRAIL MILE
LOCATION: Fort Wayne, Indiana

Congratulations to the City of Fort Wayne, the Allen County Commissioners, the City of New haven and Fort Wayne Trails on reaching 100 miles of trails and celebrating with the ribbon cutting. With a little over two more miles of trail being constructed yet this year, JPR can't wait to see the next 98 miles of trail in the coming years.