Budget Hearings Begin Tuesday

Budget hearings begin tomorrow by the Louisville Metro Council. The Mayor has submitted his 828-million dollar budget, which included a one-point-four percent decrease in revenue and over one-hundred layoffs. Republican Caucus Director Stephen Haag says council members will mostly be scrutinizing the general fund budget, which includes department funding. “The budget dollar is being stretched… Continue reading Budget Hearings Begin Tuesday

Series filmed in Louisville wins duPont Award

A public broadcasting series about health and partially filmed in Louisville has won the prestigious duPont-Columbia University Award. WFPL’s Elizabeth Kramer has more. “Unnatural Causes: Is Inequality Making Us Sick?” won the duPont-Columbia University Award, known as the Pulitzer Prize of broadcast journalism. The series documented health disparities in Louisville between people of different socioeconomic… Continue reading Series filmed in Louisville wins duPont Award