Well Kentucky finally has a budget, and Metro Council is working on the one for Louisville. There a plan in the works for Rubbertown and a new initiative to bring healthy food to our citizens. And then there’s that nasty pyramid scheme in Lexington . . . Join us on Friday for a round up of the recent news on this week’s State of the News.
Several dozen Louisvillians boarded a bus this morning at St. William Church in West Louisville. They set off to view and learn about the kinds of sites you wouldn’t want on a sight-seeing tour: a garbage dump, a chemical factory, a sewage treatment plant. But these were no unusual tourists. These were participants in Kentucky Interfaith Power and Light’s Environmental Health and Justice Tour.
U.S. District Judge John Heyburn’s courtroom was standing room only today (FRIDAY) for a hearing on the fairness of a proposed settlement from Zeon Chemicals.
Spalding University will host a panel discussion about industry and pollution in Louisville’s Rubbertown neighborhood.