This is no surprise to anyone following the musical chairs of the Mayor’s Race, but Tyler Allen is running for Mayor. Allen filed paperwork with the State which allows him to start raising money, and told the C-J that he will make a formal announcement of his plans soon. He told us weeks ago that [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Jerry Abramson'
September 10th, 2009 · 6 Comments
September 9th, 2009 · No Comments
Louisville’s checkbook, Jerry Abramson’s Cordish scandal and taxpayers never finding out how the money was spent, Chris Thieneman’s candidacy, Hal Heiner, Jim Ellis, we’ve got it all. Check it out.
September 3rd, 2009 · 14 Comments
According to the new rules laid out by the Mayor’s Office today, you can legally park your car, put your change in those goofy meters downtown, and the city can legally strap a boot on it if you have just two outstanding parking tickets. Yep, it sure is possible here. Though rumor has it that [...]
September 3rd, 2009 · 13 Comments
The lawsuit Chris Thieneman wants to file against the city over the Cordish Company’s $950,000 loan is ready. This morning the South End activist told media and a few dozen supporters that he would wait a few days, max, for attorney general Jack Conway’s long-awaited opinion on the matter. “We’ll see if he’s really a [...]
September 2nd, 2009 · 7 Comments
LEO tried to find some contractors to explain how renovating a sports bar could cost more than $112 per square foot. LEO’s Jonathan Meador even went undercover to size things up inside the Sports and Social Club, enduring one of those faux country bands and plastic cup-beer to do it. And with all that, he [...]
August 21st, 2009 · 4 Comments
Tyler Allen, the 8664.org organizer and a constant thorn in Mayor Jerry Abramson’s side, said today that he’s “leaning very strongly” toward filing to run for the Mayor’s job in 2010. Thus far, businessman Greg Fischer and Metro Council president David Tandy have announced their candidacies, and we hear that Jim King, the former Metro [...]
August 21st, 2009 · 12 Comments
At least the Metro Council is trying to make sure the million-dollar giveaway of taxpayer money doesn’t happen again. Jim King, the Council’s budget committee chairman and rumored candidate for Mayor, is preparing an ordinance to be introduced next week that will require any project financed with taxpayer dollars to be subject to open records [...]
August 20th, 2009 · 7 Comments
WHAS-TV spent most of its Noon newscast promoting a Renee Murphy interview with Jerry Abramson, part of the station’s “Ask the Mayor” segment. That station wants viewers to contribute questions for Jerry. The promotion touted the fact that the station planned to ask the Mayor about the Cordish controversy. Of course, this was live TV. [...]
August 19th, 2009 · 2 Comments
Cordish corruption and ridiculous confidentiality agreements, Chris Thieneman threatening to sue the city, Gilles Meloche and Metro Animal Services, David Tandy, Greg Fischer, Jim King, Steve Pence doubts. Check it out. Thanks, Fox 41, for using sad footage of puppies to make everyone cry!
August 18th, 2009 · 1 Comment
That Would Be a Nice Look: Check out the idea for a park in the middle of East Market Street. A hundred years ago, it was a park, and now visionaries want to bring that look back. [Broken Sidewalk] We’ll Just Bike, Thank you: The Mayor’s Office announced plans for its Labor Day Hike & [...]