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A Deeper Look At That Fischer/LMAS Coverup

July 24th, 2014 · 7 Comments

By now, you probably know all about the latest Louisville Metro Animal Services scandal that Greg Fischer is involved in. You know he, the mayor, is ultimately responsible for this mess. Even though he’ll inevitably have a sacrificial lamb that he’ll use to throw to the media. But if you don’t, here’s a nice refresher: [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Government · Scandal · Transparency

LG&E Gets Fined Every Waking Minute, Probably

July 24th, 2014 · No Comments

Another day, another bus accident, nothing to see here, move along. [WDRB] Tax-increment financing districts and property tax caps continued to have a negative effect on Greater Clark County Schools last year, as assessed property values dropped about $50 million to $2.3 billion, according to the district’s chief financial officer, citing its latest annual report [...]

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Transparency: Fischer Put His Foot In His Mouth

July 23rd, 2014 · 1 Comment

Here’s what Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer had to say recently: “And it might sound trite, but the government is the people and it is the citizens, so there are no secrets.” – Mayor Greg Fischer July 14, 2014. Just a week later, we broke this scandal that flies in the face of everything Greg Fischer [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Scandal · Transparency

Fischer-LMAS Scandal Still Churning Stomachs

July 23rd, 2014 · 6 Comments

An elderly woman’s wish has been granted, and WDRB’s Rachel Collier was there as she was surprised with a gift that will change how she lives. [WDRB] The Louisville Metro Housing Authority is reevaluating a plan that would implement a $75 monthly rent for randomly selected Section 8 participants after housing advocates called the proposed [...]

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The LMAS Official-Turned-Fischer-Staffer Scandal Gets Real: Proof Margaret Brosko & Other Metro Officials Are Corrupt & Lack Any Compassion

July 22nd, 2014 · 35 Comments

Want a nice roundup of some of our significant LMAS stories? You’ll find a decent list of them by clicking here. Original story below. … In February 2013, Louisville Metro Animal Services received a young and beautiful Pitbull named Sadie. She was friendly, likable and loving but had what amounted to a dangling leg from [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Government · Scandal

Greg Fischer Has LMAS Blood On His Hands

July 11th, 2014 · 8 Comments

Disgusting. Feast your eyes: HORRIBLE If you can’t read the text above, here you go: At Seven this morning, I stepped outside of my apartment to find a frail, malnourished, scared to death, puppy frantically searching for food inside of my recycling bin. I woke up all of my neighbors immediately and called animal metro [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Government

Remember Jackie Gulbe & The Suitcase Incident?

July 10th, 2014 · Comments Off

Remember Jackie Gulbe and her time at Louisville Metro Animal Services? The time she brought a poor old dog into the shelter in a SUITCASE?! Another Big Change At Metro Animal Services [July 21, 2011] Too Little, Too Late For Metro Animal Services? [July 22, 2011] Need A Sick Laugh Regarding Animal Services? [July 22, [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Oops

More Scandalous News On The New LMAS Lady

July 9th, 2014 · 9 Comments

Greg Fischer’s new pick to run Louisville Metro Animal Services? She was fired from her job at a shelter in Georgia. And we hear she lost her job in Ohio because she was practicing veterinary medicine without a license. Update: Nope, turns out tons of people heart that. They sure know how to pick them. [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Dogs · Greg Fischer · Metro Government

Even New Albany Takes Unwanted Pets Seriously

June 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off

New Albany Police Chief Todd Bailey has asked the Indiana State Police to investigate the New Albany Police Department. [WDRB] A Metro Council committee last Tuesday tabled an effort to stop allowing new transitional housing and halfway shelters in certain west Louisville neighborhoods while members decide how to address neighborhood concerns about a proliferation of [...]

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Everyone’s Super-Mad About MSD Rate Increases

May 30th, 2014 · Comments Off

A week after a state audit criticized JCPS for not spending enough of its $1 billion budget on students, there’s news that the district will create dozens of new positions outside the classroom. [WDRB] Louisville’s sewer rates will rise another 5.5 percent starting Aug. 1 to pay for an ongoing $850 million project to stop [...]

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