Ninth Street

Ninth Street

Disappearing Downtown: What the Flood Didn’t Destroy, Progress Did

We've all seen the horrific photos of the 1937 flood which covered nearly the entire city with frigid, polluted water and snow. Here's a...

Inside Chestnut Street’s Quinn Chapel

Last September, we took a look at the boarded up Quinn Chapel Church at 912 West Chestnut Street. The church building is owned by...

Enormous Potential In Shippingport’s Barren Fields

Directly west of Downtown Louisville, acres of land in the Shippingport neighborhood sit barren and unused, trapped between a floodwall and an expressway. You...

Moving In At The ZirMed Towers

We walked by the ZirMed Towers at the corner of Ninth Street and market Street a couple days ago and thought the building looked...

BS Exclusive: Take A Tour Of The ZirMed Towers

The ZirMed Towers aren't planned to open until this summer, but considerable progress is being made towards completing the building. The glass curtain wall...

Snapshot: ZirMed Towers Nearly Covered In Glass

Work at the ZirMed Gateway Towers on the corner of ninth Street and Market Street continues to progress. The glass curtain wall has almost...

ZirMed Gateway Towers Terminate 9th Street

One of our favorite urban design techniques is the terminated vista. It's that rare occurrence where a road's view ends on a focal point,...

Topping Off At The Zirmed Gateway Towers

A ceremony was held this morning at the construction site of the Zirmed Gateway Towers where the top floor was poured marking the end...

Special Report: Inside The ZirMed Tower

As the ZirMed Gateway Tower inches ever skyward with a topping-out ceremony looming nearer, a Broken Sidewalk tipster sends us a few views from...