Author: Ernestine Woods

SmART Stop tribute to the late Reverend Louis Coleman

Mayor Fischer, local leaders and family members will join to celebrate the completion of SmART Stop that pays tribute to the late Reverend Louis Coleman  (Louisville, Kentucky–) On December 3rd at 10:00 a.m. Mayor Fischer will be joined by local civic, business and community leaders, and members of the Coleman family, to celebrate the completion […]

Beecher Terrace to keep name after revitalization project

The first buildings of the revitalized Beecher Terrace public housing development should open next fall. The outdated housing development is being demolished and rebuilt. ‘We’re here to break the cycle’: West Louisville business summit prepares entrepreneurs Lisa Osanka, executive director of the Louisville Metro Housing Authority, told WLKY that her agency conducted hundreds of community […]

Mayor Fischer, Congressman Yarmuth and HUD representatives join Russell residents to break ground on first phase of new housing at Beecher Terrace

With Phase I of development now underway, Mayor Greg Fischer, Congressman John Yarmuth and representatives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) joined former and current residents of Beecher Terrace and other Russell residents to celebrate and break ground on the first new building at the redeveloped Beecher Terrace site. The new […]