This week the Transportation Lady spotlights Papaw Steve Beshear’s proposal to modernize the Mountain Parkway:
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January 24th, 2014 · Comments Off
January 23rd, 2014 · 2 Comments
The Kentucky Environmental Quality Commission will hold its quarterly public forum to discuss the Bluegrass Pipeline Today at 6:00 P.M., Department for Environmental Protection, 300 Fair Oaks Lane, Frankfort. [Press Release] The era of one-way streets in downtown Louisville may be coming to an end. As part of his two-year highway plan, Kentucky Gov. Steve [...]
January 8th, 2014 · Comments Off
We are loathe to publish entire press releases but the latest from the Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism is too great to ignore. Frankfort is finally paying attention to all that Louisville has to offer. Here it is: Downtown Louisville Museums Offer a Great Winter Escape FRANKFORT, Ky. – Louisville recently turned up in [...]
December 19th, 2013 · Comments Off
The highest number ever of Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) teachers have earned the highest professional standard in teaching. [WDRB] We love Louisville like crazy but come on. Louisville has been recognized in the current issue of National Geographic Traveler magazine as one of 20 “Best of the World” destinations. [C-J/AKN] A federal judge has [...]
December 17th, 2013 · Comments Off
Humana, Louisville’s biggest white-collar employer, doesn’t provide enough support to local entrepreneurs, according to a new report commissioned by Greater Louisville Inc., the metro chamber of commerce. [WDRB] The Lyndon and Louisville Metro fire departments are moving ahead with discussions about a possible operating agreement. [C-J/AKN] Since WHAS11′s new news director thinks it’s appropriate to [...]
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December 13th, 2013 · Comments Off
This week the Transportation Lady discusses a fancy (it’s not that fancy) new TARC (Transit Authority of River City) route that will cross the river from Louisville to Southern Indiana via I-65 beginning in January: The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet assisted with the service.
December 12th, 2013 · 3 Comments
Even with the bitterly cold temperatures, some people are still sleeping on the streets. [WDRB] Gov. Steve Beshear says regulations to implement Kentucky’s new health benefit exchange will move forward despite Republican efforts to block the rules in committee last month. [C-J/AKN] Why the hell is this news? What in the living crap is wrong [...]
November 29th, 2013 · Comments Off
This week the Transportation Lady is focused on the holiday driving season:
November 6th, 2013 · Comments Off
Instead of completing treatment, some drug addicts and sex offenders are running away — and their path leads them straight through a Louisville neighborhood filled with schools, daycares and a park. [WDRB] Two high-profile Jefferson County Republicans will face off in the race to replace Rep. Julie Raque Adams in the 32nd House District in [...]
October 18th, 2013 · Comments Off
This week the Transportation Lady focuses on tips for safely sharing the road: Unless you’re in Louisville, of course, where you’re 100% likely to die just for stepping onto a sidewalk or getting near a bike.