Council Members Woolridge and Blackwell to attend Shively rally on Saturday
Thursday February 8, 2007
Louisville Metro Council
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Tony Hyatt: 574-4137/ 526-3622
For Immediate release:
Louisville – Metro Councilwoman Mary C. Woolridge (D) 3 and President Rick Blackwell (D) 12 will attend the rally at the Shively Shopping Center on Saturday, February 10, 2007.
“We want to show our support to the residents and businesses in Shively that we need to encourage new business to come into this area,” said Woolridge, who represents the area..
The rally set to begin at 11:00am on Saturday in the Center’s parking lot at 4420 Dixie Highway.
Dillard’s has announced it will be closing its store in the Shively Shopping Center on February 17th. The goal of the rally is to show support for a similar store chain to come into the area.
“Economic development is a major goal for District 3,” says Woolridge. “We are ready to work as a group to let businesses know they can be successful if they will invest in our part of Metro Louisville.”
Mary Woolridge (D) 3
Rick Blackwell (D) 12