At Louisville.com, Kachina Shaw believes the many awards truly tell the tale.
I think the secret is out, based on the fact that Louisville has been racking up a long list of awards from all around the country.
Not so fast, says Elijah McKenzie; beware of smoke and mirrors.
… As Possibility City continues to demolish neighborhoods to make way for an endless maze of highway pavement that – aside from increasing air pollution – does nothing to encourage its citizens from utilizing alternative methods of transportation, other cities (like Portland) are funding the hell out of pedestrian-friendly projects that actually connect its citizens to one another.
Contrary to reports on urban revitalization that state otherwise, Mayor Fischer continues to preach the gospel of bridge tolls, the metroplex corridor, and the addition of an “undisclosed” big box retailer in the oft-neglected California neighborhood.