DDC Releases ‘State of Downtown’ Report

Comparing Louisville to its competitor cities, the Downtown Development Corporation unveiled the first ever “State of Downtown” report to measure the city’ s benchmarks in a number of key areas. Defined by the 40202 zip code, researchers showed that Louisville had 12 percent increase among downtown workers over the past decade, the largest among peer […]

State of the News: Mayoral Debate

As the countdown to Election Day continues, we’ll hear what the candidates for Louisville mayor have to say about issues related to downtown, in a debate sponsored by the Louisville Downtown Management District and Downtown Development Corp. Join us on Friday for live coverage of the debate beginning at noon, followed by analysis with our political experts.   Listen to the Show

Louisville Officials Seriously Hurt in Staircase Collapse

Two officials with Louisville’s Downtown Development Corporation were seriously injured this morning when a staircase collapsed inside a historic building they were touring. Authorities say corporation director Alan Delisle, his deputy, Patty Clare (both pictured) and the building’s owner fell about 30 feet.                                      Delisle and Clare were both in serious condition at the University of […]

Council Urged To Approve 'Center City' Land Purchase

Some Louisville business and civic leaders are urging the Metro Council to approve the final land purchase for the proposed Center City project downtown. A resolution to buy the so-called Water Block and lease it to the Cordish Company to extend the Fourth Street Live complex has been held up in the council amid concerns […]