Cordish Could Pull Out Of Center City

The future of the contentious Center City project in downtown Louisville is growing more uncertain. After the Metro Council postponed a vote Thursday to purchase land for the project, its developer, Cordish sent a letter to Mayor Abramson saying the inaction was unnecessary and other cities are waiting for projects similar to Center City.

A Look At The Center City Controversy

On Thursday, the Louisville Metro Council will vote on the final phase of land purchases for the proposed Center City entertainment district. The issue has generated some contentious exchanges among members of the Metro Council and the mayor’s office.

Budget Committee Approves Center City Funds

After twice being tabled, an ordinance authorizing the purchase of land for Louisville’s Center City project has left committee. The measure will go before the full Metro Council next week. It gives the city the authority to spend several million dollars in bonds to purchase the so-called Water Company block downtown. The land would then… Continue reading Budget Committee Approves Center City Funds