Restore Avilla, includes representatives of local businesses and community leaders, not only plans to achieve a revitalized Downtown District for the town of Avilla, but the group also believes it is imperative to foster community collaboration to “Restore” the town to its former functionality, vitality and beauty.

Restore Avilla is a part of Indiana Main Street, which is administered by OCRA. Restore Avilla’s focus is to work on downtown development, organization, design, promotion and economic restructuring.



President: Todd Carteaux

Vice President: Russ Shartzer

Secretary: Bill Ley

Treasurer: Bill Freeman


On April 27, 2015, The Indiana Main Street Program welcomed ReStore Avilla into its program for revitalizing downtown areas and restoring the heart of Indiana’s communities.


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It's Time to Name the Park!

Mail us your best idea for what to name our new pocket park!
When you mail in your Name the Park idea, you are entered to be chosen to win $100 or an inscription on a shared capstone in the park!

If you’re an Avilla resident and have a great name for the pocket park, all you need to do is:
Legibly print or type your first and last name, telephone number and your choice to name the pocket park and mail to:
Restore Avilla
ATTN: Name the Park
PO Box 562
Avilla, IN 46710

One entry allowed per person.
Entries will be accepted no later than September 1st.
Only mailed entries are eligible.
You must live in the 46710 zip code to enter.



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Farmers Market:

Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. from May 12th to September 29th in the grassy area at MarketPlace of Avilla, East Albion Street.
Applications are available at Avilla True Value Hardware, Avilla.


Mailing Address:  PO Box 562, Avilla, IN  46710