Metropolitan Sewer District

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...

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...

MSD board unanimously votes to proceed with park-topped, at-grade Logan Street...

It's official! Smoketown's Logan Street CSO Interceptor, a project by the Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) to fix Louisville's combined sewer overflow (CSO) problem, is...

Breaking! MSD pushes to build a park-topped Logan Street CSO Basin...

Call it a win for the Smoketown neighborhood. Mayor Greg Fischer and Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) Executive Director Tony Parrott have confirmed that the...

At MSD’s Logan Street CSO Basin redesign meeting, 100 people walk...

Smoketown’s efforts to advocate for a change in the basin design of the Logan CSO Interceptor Project took major steps forward last week. For...

De Leon & Primmer to work with Smoketown residents on redesigning...

Mark your calendars for a very important meeting on Wednesday, March 16. Currently under construction in Smoketown, the Metropolitan Sewer District's (MSD) Logan Street CSO...

Smoketown residents voice concerns over MSD’s Logan Street CSO Basin

The people of Smoketown have been ignored. As one of twelve neighborhoods scheduled to receive a combined sewer overflow (CSO) basin, the Metropolitan Sewer...

It’s time for MSD to reinvest the $4 million it skimmed...

As far as I can tell, Louisville's Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) owes Smoketown at least four million dollars. Let me tell you why. On November 16,...

How planting a garden in the middle of a street in...

The best infrastructure projects aren't single-minded—instead they solve many problems with a single design gesture. One of the top many-problem-one-solution projects we've seen is also among Louisville's...