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Are you ready for the LouVelo bike share launch next month?

It's finally happening! Louisville's long-awaited bike share program now has a name, sponsors, and a launch date. Mayor Greg Fischer, Bike Louisville's Rolf Eisinger,...

Quote of the Day: ISA principal Brian Phillips on Tactical Urbanism

A couple weeks ago, we took a look at the public art installation to be built beneath the Ninth Street interchange of Interstate 64. Designed...

Cover-Up: Vue apartments paints over limestone base with dull gray tone

The Vue at Third has now completely replaced the former Barrington Place Apartments at Third Street and Guthrie Street with a modern, updated look....

Construction Watch: Kindred expansion continues on

Just a standard construction update. Kindred Healthcare's suburban-style addition to its Fourth Street and Broadway campus is moving right along. The six story building...

Cutting a few holes in City Hall’s parking lot makes room...

It's being described by officials as "an innovative new pilot project in Downtown Louisville," a "cutting edge initiative," and "a brand new way to...

Four ways you can help improve biking in Louisville right now

Bike Louisville, the city's agency covering bikes and pedestrians, is hoping 2017 will shape up to be a big year for biking in the...

The Louisville Knot: An art installation hopes to mend a torn...

Short of demolishing the tangled steel and concrete megalith hovering over Main Street between Ninth and Tenth streets, we're stuck with the so-called Ninth Street...

West Main short on residents, critical in shaping Louisville’s urban identity

Last Fall, I was asked by real estate publication Curbed which street in Louisville was the most culturally significant. I wondered about Bardstown Road...

Louisville becoming a more bike friendly city, but has room for...

(Editor’s Note: As you’ve likely noticed, Broken Sidewalk has been sidelined for several months. Last Spring, I was diagnosed with Leukemia and immediately went...