FISHERS - Site demolition is underway at The Yard, a $40 million food and entertainment district in Fishers. Plans call for up to 14 restaurants, a culinary accelerator, central gathering space and a hotel. During an interview last month on Inside INdiana Business Television, Mayor Scott Fadness discussed how the development can help attract business.

Thompson Thrift Retail Group in Indianapolis says it is tearing down 21 homes in the former Springdale Estates neighborhood to make way for The Yard. Fadness the development will be near 7,000 workers in close proximity to the area. TTRG says an official groundbreaking is set for early next year and the project is slated to be complete in the second quarter of 2019.