Wednesday AM Update

As the day begins, here’s an update:

  • As of 4:30am, LG&E reports less than 3,000 customers without power. There are about 700 KU customers in the dark.
  • U of L’s Belknap campus will be closed today, as will the School of Public Health and Information Sciences. The rest of the Health Sciences campus and the Shelby campus are open.
  • The main branch of the Louisville Free Public Library will be closed at least through today. Damage is estimated at more than $1 million.
  • About 70 patients were evacuated from Saints Mary and Elizabeth Hospital yesterday because of flood-related problems. The emergency room is still open.