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WAVE 3 Louisville
City ordinance would prohibit questioning of immigration statusLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville's Metro Council will soon vote on a city ord
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville's Metro Council will soon vote on a city ordinance that would prohibit government employees from asking about an individual's immigration status. That would include prohibiting police officers and EMS... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Zoning changes for controversial Prospect housing complex deniedLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Metro Council committee voted against proposed zoning
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Metro Council committee voted against proposed zoning changes to build a controversial apartment complex in Prospect. The proposed Prospect Cove is a four-story, 198-unit apartment complex for seniors planned for River Road... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Conflict of interest at center of LMPD Explorer hearingLOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- David Yates took the stand to defend his stance as an at
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- David Yates took the stand to defend his stance as an attorney and Louisville Metro Council President claiming he is the best man to fight what he calls a coverup from the top down. In a case that can best be described as... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Metro Council President says he can represent plaintiffs in LMPD Explorer sex abuse case without conflict "The fact that you stand to get...
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The Louisville Cardinal
Potential Kentucky abortion ban unconstitutional • The Louisville CardinalRepublican representative Dan Johnson of the Louisville Metro Council filed a b
The Louisville Cardinal / Posted 4 days ago
Republican representative Dan Johnson of the Louisville Metro Council filed a bill Oct. 9 seeking to criminalize abortion. If the bill were to become law, doctors could be charged with fetal homicide — a felony. Women’s healthcare is constantly... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Churchill Downs aiming to add more seating and parking spaces by 2018 Kentucky Derbythe 2018 Kentucky Derby. The second project to create a larger parking lot is
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
the 2018 Kentucky Derby. The second project to create a larger parking lot is still awaiting final approval by Louisville Metro Council. Churchill Downs recently purchased an extra 55 acres on the west side of the track for the purpose of a new... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Mayor Barry unveils $5.2 billion transit proposal for Nashville with light rail, massive tunnelbusiness and excise tax. For a business that currently pays $1,000 in taxes, th
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 5 days ago
business and excise tax. For a business that currently pays $1,000 in taxes, the increase would mean an additional $200. Metro Council must act before voters Barry’s administration plans to submit legislation to the council in December for... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Committee expected to vote on rezoning property Tuesday for Prospect CoveLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – The Metro Council Planning and Zoning Committee is exp
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – The Metro Council Planning and Zoning Committee is expected to discuss the rezoning proposals for an affordable senior housing complex Tuesday afternoon. Prospect Cove would be built inside Metro Louisville limits, right... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Residents of S. Ind. subdivision protest LCFC chairmanAssociation says it is calling on the city of Louisville to refuse to fund Loui
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 days ago
Association says it is calling on the city of Louisville to refuse to fund Louisville City FC’s new stadium which is looking for at least $30 million in public funds. Louisville Metro Council is expected to vote on it in late October. © 2017 WHAS... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Soccer proposal is a good dealLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville's Metro Council will soon vote whether to
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 9 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville's Metro Council will soon vote whether to approve a deal to fund the purchase of 40 acres in Butchertown for a soccer stadium district that would serve as the new home of our local professional team, Louisville... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Historic home partially collapses in West LouisvilleAnd the historical marker there at 2317 W. Muhammad Ali helps us all remember t
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
And the historical marker there at 2317 W. Muhammad Ali helps us all remember the cloud of witnesses that came before us,” Metro Council Member for District 4, Barbara Sexton-Smith, said. This historical marker on the edge of the property... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
JCPS to get $1 million in sale of former Frost Middle Schoolon Sept. 22, 2017 The privately held Louisville City FC soccer team released a
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
on Sept. 22, 2017 The privately held Louisville City FC soccer team released a complete list of its owners Thursday as the Metro Council continues to consider borrowing $30 million to put toward a stadium for the team in Butchertown. The privately... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Vote to approve Louisville City soccer stadium delayedMain Street, we probably would've had to have closed Main Street to do it over
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
Main Street, we probably would've had to have closed Main Street to do it over there, so it really, it just didn't fit.” Mountjoy said he's willing to answer any and all questions posed by Metro Council members leading up to the vote. © 2017 WHAS... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Three candidates compete for EBR School Board seatwill fill one seat on the school board. Three candidates are vying to replace
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
will fill one seat on the school board. Three candidates are vying to replace Barbara Freiberg, who was elected to the EBR Metro Council. The District 7 seat represents the part of the parish stretching from LSU to the Gardere neighborhood. The... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Three candidates compete for EBR School Board seatwill fill one seat on the school board. Three candidates are vying to replace
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
will fill one seat on the school board. Three candidates are vying to replace Barbara Freiberg, who was elected to the EBR Metro Council. The District 7 seat represents the part of the parish stretching from LSU to the Gardere neighborhood. The... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Three candidates compete for EBR School Board seatwill fill one seat on the school board. Three candidates are vying to replace
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
will fill one seat on the school board. Three candidates are vying to replace Barbara Freiberg, who was elected to the EBR Metro Council. The District 7 seat represents the part of the parish stretching from LSU to the Gardere neighborhood. The... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Winning bidder plans apartments in Grocers Ice buildingproperty. Only now -- after prices were already agreed to -- is the city getti
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
property. Only now -- after prices were already agreed to -- is the city getting an appraisal of the property. Louisville Metro Council panel approves $30 million Louisville City FC stadium bond planLouisville Metro Council panel approves $30... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Key vote for Louisville City FC stadium delayedLCFC announced the delay together. The new date for the vote is Oct. 26. The
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
LCFC announced the delay together. The new date for the vote is Oct. 26. The reason given for the delay was that it gives Metro Council additional time to review the issue. Councilwoman Sexton Smith proposed the bond ordinance, and it was... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Scheduled Metro Council vote on $30 million bond for soccer stadium delayed until Oct. 26LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A scheduled vote by Metro Council on funding for the
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A scheduled vote by Metro Council on funding for the proposed soccer stadium in Butchertown is being delayed. A release from Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer says his office agreed with the Louisville City Football Club and... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Butchertown soccer stadium vote on holdfor now. A vote on a $30 million bond for the new stadium has been pushed back
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
for now. A vote on a $30 million bond for the new stadium has been pushed back until Oct. 26. The reason is so Louisville Metro Council can have more time to review the proposal. The stadium would be a home for Louisville City FC and would anchor... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Florida woman shot dead after running over copPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Tootsie's celebrating 57th birthday with big partyPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Firefighter hospitalized after ammonia leak at south Nashville businessPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
1 killed, at least 4 injured in I-65 crash; roadway partially reopenedPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Festivities planned before Predators' home opener against FlyersPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Quadruplet sisters pursue medical careers to honor late momPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Transgender teen named homecoming king wants to spread lovePeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
1 killed, at least 4 injured in I-65 crash; roadway partially re-openedPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man accused in targeted fatal shooting arrested in KentuckyPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Steve Bannon calls on Sen. Bob Corker to resignPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Tennessee man evacuates hotel amidst Northern California wildfiresPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' drops trailer during NFL halftimePeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
TN man evacuates hotel amidst N. Cali WildfiresPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Stormtroopers on Soldier Field introduce 'Last Jedi' trailerPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Country artists back away from NRA as gun-control controversy growsPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
No problems as magnitude 4.1 earthquake shakes San JosePeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Texas Tech University on lockdown after reported shootingPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Teens’ escape leads juvenile detention facility to reevaluate securityPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Handyman stole over $200,000 worth of comicsPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Thursday vote not certain for Louisville City FC soccer stadium dealproperty. Only now -- after prices were already agreed to -- is the city getti
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
property. Only now -- after prices were already agreed to -- is the city getting an appraisal of the property. Louisville Metro Council panel approves $30 million Louisville City FC stadium bond planLouisville Metro Council panel approves $30... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
1 killed, at least 2 injured in I-65 crash; roadway partially re-openedPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Big Sandy remembers beloved man killed in Las Vegas massacrePeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Reports: Google uncovers ads by Russian operativesPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Mother of slain 16-old girl pleads for shooters to come forwardPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
One Nation Overdosed: A Generation at RiskPeople's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 days ago
People's Day A rally was held at Public Square Park to change Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day. (WSMV) Nashville's Metro Council approved a resolution last Tuesday requesting the second Monday in October be known as Indigenous Peoples' Day... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
'Hometown Hero' banner honors first black woman to pass Kentucky Barof Alberta, one of our hometown's greatest heroes," Louisville Mayor Greg Fisch
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
of Alberta, one of our hometown's greatest heroes," Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer said. Surrounded by several Metro Council members including Mary Woolridge, Dr. Barbara Shanklin, Barbara Sexton-Smith and Cheri Bryant Hamilton, Jones'... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Bevin administration to go to court to keep identities of Braidy Industries investors secreton Sept. 22, 2017 The privately held Louisville City FC soccer team released a
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
on Sept. 22, 2017 The privately held Louisville City FC soccer team released a complete list of its owners Thursday as the Metro Council continues to consider borrowing $30 million to put toward a stadium for the team in Butchertown. The privately... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SUNDAY EDITION | Latest University of Louisville turmoil muddles KFC Yum! Center debt planof U of L basketball has prompted concerns beyond the Yum! Center. It became p
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
of U of L basketball has prompted concerns beyond the Yum! Center. It became part of the debate last week at Louisville’s Metro Council, which is weighing whether to borrow $30 million for a soccer stadium and mixed-use project in Butchertown. The... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
LouCity fans react to new stadium vote next weekexcited if they got a new stadium,” said one young fan, Grant Stone. On Thursd
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
excited if they got a new stadium,” said one young fan, Grant Stone. On Thursday, there another meeting in front of a Metro Council committee discussing the proposal to build a brand new stadium in Butchertown, and how it would be funded.... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge to get nearly $600K in federal funding for BikeShare Programalso is contributing a local match of $260,000 set aside last year under former
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 16 days ago
also is contributing a local match of $260,000 set aside last year under former Mayor Kip Holden. The Baton Rouge Metro Council must authorize Mayor Sharon Weston Broome to enter into an agreement with DOTD. The agreement is scheduled to... Read more
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