River Road Plan To Be Unveiled

A public meeting will be held Monday evening to unveil a draft master plan on future uses and protections for the River Road corridor. Mayor’s spokesperson Chris Poynter says it focuses on a seven-mile stretch of River Road between Zorn Avenue and U.S. 42. “This is the only state-designated scenic byway in louisville. so it’s… Continue reading River Road Plan To Be Unveiled

Officials: Harrods Creek Bridge Project To Resume

The Louisville mayor’s office says the project to widen the Harrods Creek Bridge on River Road will resume soon. Mayor’s spokesperson Kerri Richardson says the conservation group River Fields is dropping its legal challenges to the construction. “From what we can tell the proper paperwork has not yet been filed in federal court, but we… Continue reading Officials: Harrods Creek Bridge Project To Resume

Online Survey Seeks Input on River Road

There’s a new online survey on the Louisville Metro Government website seeking public input on how to best improve River Road. The city is months into a Corridor Management Plan study, which has already included public meetings. Chris Poynter with the Mayor’s Office says the online survey is just another way to get input from… Continue reading Online Survey Seeks Input on River Road

River Fields Responds To City Plans For Harrods Creek Bridge

An attorney for River Fields says he’s optimistic that a ruling will come soon in the conservation group’s lawsuit against Louisville Metro Government over the planned expansion of the Harrods Creek bridge in eastern Jefferson County. City officials announced Tuesday that they’ll move ahead with plans to widen the one-lane bridge to two lanes, despite… Continue reading River Fields Responds To City Plans For Harrods Creek Bridge

River Road Bridge Over Harrods Creek Closed Indefinitely

A one-lane bridge along River Road in eastern Jefferson County has been closed indefiinitely after a state engineer deemed it unsafe for travel. A letter to Louisville Metro Government by state engineer Matt Bullock says the condition of the bridge, which crosses Harrods Creek, has deteriorated since it was last inspected in March. Bullock says… Continue reading River Road Bridge Over Harrods Creek Closed Indefinitely