August 16, 2012 - 2:07pm
When no one from the mammoth railroad company appeared at the hearing, I ordered it condemned and demolished. The problem, of course, was that my agency didn't have anywhere near the amount of money it would have cost to demolish the bridge.
On Tuesday, Jeffersonville city workers started demolishing vacant homes at the southwest corner of Chestnut and Pearl streets, to make way for the new Big Four Bridge ramp to be built along with a new downtown canal and hotel. The ramp on the Louisville end of the bridge is now complete, and...
November 1, 2011 - 5:48pm
This legislation was an innovative way to address our transportation infrastructure in Kentucky, and would have enabled us to repair our bridges and roads without adding to our deficit.
This morning, the U.S. Senate voted on an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2012 Appropriations bill offered by Kentucky’s junior senator, Republican Rand Paul, that would fund construction efforts on America's most high-priority infrastructure needs without adding to our national debt.
November 1, 2011 - 10:13pm
"Common ground doesn't mean compromising on your principles. Common ground means finding the places where your agenda overlaps with that of the other party."
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (Dem., Ohio) spoke to a gathering of 800 people at the University of Louisville this morning, as part of the McConnell Center's fall lecture series. "My message today is simple: Faith in government has never been high, but it doesn't have to be...
July 29, 2012 - 7:54pm
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October 29, 2011 - 3:11pm
While we hesitate to report anything that might dissuade Mayor Hancock from taking Chief White off our hands here in Louisville, we remind readers that White's statement, "Officers feel relatively respected," is a matter of extreme conjecture among the rank and file LMPD cops.
Robert White, the current Chief of Louisville’s Metro Police Department has been selected as the new chief of police for the Denver Police Department. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock announced the appointment at a news conference at 3:00 p.m. (RMDT). Mayor Greg Fischer confirmed...