Butchertown

Butchertown

Louisville’s bike share system delayed another year till 2017

Louisville will have to wait another year for its planned bike share system. While the city's bike and pedestrian department, Bike Louisville, continues to...

City to study Frankfort Avenue sidewalks between Pope Street and River...

While it only represents .006 percent of the recently passed $822 million budget for Metro Louisville in the next year, $50,000 in funds could...

Story Avenue Park and Butchertown’s quest for meaningful public space

When you look down from a mile up, it's unmistakable: Butchertown has been, well, butchered, sliced, and laid out on a charcuterie board. Over...

Action Alert! Deadline Tuesday, July 5 to submit comments to Move...

Ever since the draft Move Louisville plan was unveiled in April, the city has been collecting public input about the goals, priority projects, and...

Public comment period for Move Louisville ends July 5! Help stand...

After a couple of extensions, the official public comment period for the draft Move Louisville plan ends on Tuesday, July 5. Move Louisville will...

How Louisville’s bad air quality is “like a sunburn” for your...

Tuesday was the first Ozone Alert Day of Louisville's early summer season. The Air Pollution Control District warned us yesterday that ozone levels would be in...

Watch America’s 20th century highway building binge unfold in four minutes

Today, a lot of us are left scratching our heads about why previous generations decided to build Interstate Highways where we did—like along Louisville's Ohio...

Anatomy of a Protected Bike Lane: Infographic shows overwhelming benefits of...

Have you ever pedaled along a real Protected Bike Lane? A bike lane separated from the stress of fast-paced streets filled with speeding motorists...

Andy Blieden’s Butcher Block shows the strength of small-scale economic development

On the edge of Butchertown, East Main Street bends to become Story Avenue. On this block, a row of sorry looking shotgun houses and boarded...