Sheppard Square

Smoketown lands a Family Wellness Center in the beautifully restored former...

Smoketown has undergone a major transformation, thanks in large part to a HOPE VI development that remade the barracks-style Sheppard Square Homes into a...

All in a day’s work: Smoketown’s Preston Streetscape to be improved...

You can’t build Rome in a day, but you can certainly change a community. On Friday, October 17, South Preston Street will be closed from...

Broken Safety Net: Parsing social justice and subsidized housing policy in...

On June 25, April Corbin from the LEO broke the news locally that the Louisville Metropolitan Housing Authority (LMHA) would be considering Louisville as a...

Sheppard Square Redevelopment Plans Detailed

Officials from Metro Louisville, the Metro Housing Authority (LMHA), and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) gathered in May to announce...

A Contextual Tour Of East Smoketown

To continue our coverage of the Smoketown neighborhood in light of its possible transformation through a $200 million Hope VI development, we're going to...

Smoketown To Be Transformed By $200 Million Hope VI Development

Louisville Metro Housing Authority officials recently announced plans to tear down the Sheppard Square housing complex just south of Broadway in the Smoketown-Jackson Park...