Russell

Russell

With development agreement, West Louisville FoodPort can move forward

The West Louisville FoodPort took a major step forward on Wednesday with the official signing of a development agreement between Metro Louisville, which provided...

1619 Flux bridges the gap between Russell and Portland with art...

If you walk along West Main Street, you might not have ever noticed a humble concrete block warehouse set way back off the street...

Two Louisville projects honored by Kentucky landscape architects

Landscape architecture is such a profoundly interesting field (no pun intended) because one project never does just one thing. Landscapes are the original multi-taskers....

Unholy Cow: The complete story—so far—of plans to build a methane...

In early 2015, a major development—the West Louisville FoodPort—was announced in the Russell neighborhood that promised internationally renowned architecture, a hub for local agriculture,...

Louisville, Southern Indiana awarded $10.3 million from HUD for capital improvements...

This month, the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) issued more than $1.8 billion in federal funds to 3,100 housing authorities across the country...

St. Peter’s Church has found a way to save its historic...

Clarke & Loomis's exuberant Gothic-Revival St. Peter’s United Church of Christ still stands tall over West Jefferson Street after 121 years in the Russell neighborhood. It's...

High-tech trash cans in Russell bring free Wi-Fi to Louisville’s transit...

When Massachusetts-based smart trash can company BigBelly announced plans last year to convert New York City's rubbish bins into super-fast Wi-Fi hotspots, the international...

Chart of the Day: Watch Louisville’s urban bike network grow over...

Until now, Louisville's Urban Bike Network (UBN) meant more on paper than on pavement—but that's changing fast. "The bike lanes in town didn't make up...

Fresh local produce in January? Vertical indoor farm at the West...

One of the nation's leading vertical indoor farming companies, FarmedHere, today announced it would construct a major project at the West Louisville FoodPort. The...