City Plans to Apply for New Federal Art-Related Grant

Louisville plans to apply for a new funding program from the National Endowment for the Arts. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer reports. Last week, NEA Chairman Rocco Landesman announced the agency will award a limited number of grants for up to $250,000 to cities for arts-related projects, including planning arts districts, promoting artists and using art to […]

Abramson Promotes Mayors' Stimulus Plan

Louisville Mayor Jerry Abramson testified Wednesday on Capitol Hill,  where he asked lawmakers to approve a stimulus plan proposed by the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Abramson says the $150 billion Main Street Stimulus Plan would create jobs, repair aging infrastructure and improve schools and public housing. “We are not asking for a bailout, we are not asking […]