LouVelo takes bike sharing across the Ohio River

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Source: @louvelobikes Metro Louisville’s bicycle-share service LouVelo will soon be available in Jeffersonville, with three docking stations opening across the Ohio River in early December. The stations will be located at the Indiana base of the Big Four bridge, at the corner of Spring Street

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Outgoing PVA Tony Lindauer terminating all of office’s employees in 11 days

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Jefferson County PVA Tony Lindauer | Photo via PVA website Outgoing Jefferson County Property Valuation Administrator Tony Lindauer stated in an email to all staff in the office Monday morning that they would have their employment terminated when his term ends on Nov. 30. As for their possible

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Muslim woman says Metro Corrections violated her civil rights by forcing removal of hijab for mug shot

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Photo via Metro Department of Corrections website A Muslim woman who was arrested during an immigration protest this summer is asserting that city officials violated her civil rights by forcing her to remove her hijab headscarf for a mug shot, which was then posted on the Louisville Metro

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WLKY: Jeffersontown Kroger shooting suspect to be charged with federal hate crimes

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Mugshot of Gregory Alan Bush | Courtesy of the Louisville Metro Department of Corrections The man accused of shooting and killing two people at the Kroger in Jeffersontown last month will be charged federally with hate crimes. Gregory Alan Bush faces a six-count federal indictment, including

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Over 60,000 LG&E customers in Louisville area still without power after last night’s ice storm

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LG&E and KU’s outage map for Jefferson County, as of 2 p.m. on Thursday | Screenshot With a total of more than 125,000 customers impacted, the ice storm that hit Kentucky Wednesday night ranks among the top 10 storms LG&E and KU has witnessed in its history, said a spokeswoman for the

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Kentucky Supreme Court strikes down medical review panels, upholds ‘right-to-work’ law

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Attorney General Andy Beshear (left) addressing the Kentucky Supreme Court in a 2017 hearing. | Photo by Joe Sonka The Kentucky Supreme Court Thursday issued opinions striking down the law creating medical review panels for medical malpractice lawsuits in the state and upholding the so-called

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Food truck owners, supporters ask council to abandon ordinance changes

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Dish on Market owner Marshall Grissom expressed his support for food trucks. | Screenshot of MetroTV For food truck owners and their supporters, a comment by Metro Councilman Stuart Benson, R-20, may have summed up their feelings best. “I hear people in the audience saying there is no problem,

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TARC executive director retiring; three other city officials departing

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J. Barry Barker Four city officials are leaving, the mayor’s office announced late Wednesday. J. Barry Barker is retiring after almost 25 years as executive director of TARC, and Kim Allen, executive director of the Metro Criminal Justice Commission, is retiring after about 34 years in public

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The Bail Project is trying to end cash bail in America one inmate at a time

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Metro Department of Corrections | Photo by Boris Ladwig American taxpayers spend more than $14 billion annually incarcerating people who haven’t been convicted of any crime, according to The Bail Project, a nonprofit dedicated to decreasing the length of pre-trial detention for low-income

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Metropolitan Housing Coalition report focuses on involuntary displacement in parts of city

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The 2018 State of Metropolitan Housing Report was released by the Metropolitan Housing Coalition (MHC) on Wednesday, with this year’s study focusing on parts of the city where residents are at risk of being involuntarily displaced from their current home — either by means of eviction,

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