Marion County Alliance of Neighborhood Associations


McANA serves Neighborhood Organizations throughout Indianapolis and Marion County.  Founded in 1990, we try to faithfully voice the concerns and aspirations of residents in how Indianapolis grows and how it is governed.   Through this website, we hope to communicate with our members and the entire community.  We welcome your comments and suggestions on how to better provide you with the information you need to make your Neighborhood a better place to live.

The Steering Committee has suggested the following language for amending Prop 250:
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Public Information Meetings on IndyGo's proposed Red Line:

Aug. 26 -- Indianapolis Art Center -- 820 E 67th St -- 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Aug. 27 -- IUPUI Campus Center -- 420 University Blvd -- 8:00 - 10:00 AM

Learn more about the Red Line at:



Find out what changes to our zoning ordinances are being proposed: IndyRezone

Tired of IPL's tree trimming practices? 

Join the Indiana Tree Alliance and take a quick look around their new website:  From there you can get the latest news, make quick work of contacting your Legislators about the matter (write a letter, save a tree campaign), and make a donation to the cause.

for complete listings click here

*McANA Members Meeting --  Saturday, September 19 -- 9 am to 11 am



Please remember to bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the food pantry at North United Methodist

Let your City County Councillors and Mayor's Neighborhood Liaison's know how much we appreciate Channel 16 covering the MCANA meetings

*McANA Board Meeting --  Wednesday, November 4 -- 6:30 pm -- North United Methodist Church (38th & Meridian)
The Board meets quarterly. 

***If you have a topic you would like to see addressed at one of our Members Meetings, please send the idea along to Cathy Burton ( , McANA's President.

For a list of Officers, Directors and Committee Chairmen, click here.

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