Approximately 75 supporters gathered tonight to hear details on the Brownsboro Road Diet and Sidewalk project. The project is expected to break ground this summer. This news was met with enthusiastic applause from the crowd, whose only complaint was that the project wasn't already complete!
Thursday night. Click "Read More" for details...
Ralph Tharp, executive director of Kentucky Capital Development Corporation in Frankfort, is championing a new passenger rail service linking Louisville, Lexington, and nine other stops. Trains would run at commute hours, and combine the speed of driving with the superior comfort, safety and economy of rail.
More information: Riding the Train - State-Journal.com
|What||CART Quarterly Meeting|
|When||Monday, April 18th - 6-8 pm|
University of Louisville
|Why||You want to hear about Passenger Rail|
|How||in partnership with University of Louisville's Sustainability Council|
Will we have a city forever wishing its streets were superhighways, or built for people too? Tuesday, you get to decide.
For thirty years, residents of Clifton and Clifton Heights have had no way to walk along the north side of Brownsboro Road. The road abuts an overgrown cliff face, that makes it impossible to access the traffic light for safe crossing. After over a decade of tireless work by the Clifton Community Council, Clifton Heights Community Council, and the blind community, there is a chance to finally make this right: a "road diet" for Brownsboro Road, removing a vehicle lane and rebuilding it as a sidewalk. This is not considered a radical idea in most cities, but it will be a very big deal in Louisville.
What if we could knit the Tyler Park and Germantown together, making walking between them an easy, pleasant experience?
Here is a proposal to improve a little valley's transportation, on the borders of the Highlands and Germantown.
Public Works Someone is still closing down Broadway sidewalks without offering a reasonable alternative. East Broadway has been closed for over a year. West Broadway (pictured above) has been closed for a few months now. We need sidewalk diversions at these types of closings!