Eight Kentucky Governors Endorse Local Option
Eight Kentucky governors – representing all of the living people who have held the office – announced today that they’re endorsing local option, saying it’s the best way for citizens across the Commonwealth to have a direct voice and vote in making investments that improve their communities.
Brightside, Brown-Forman Renew Partnership to Plant Trees
The Brown-Forman Corp. is renewing its partnership with Brightside by donating $25,000 to plant more trees in West Louisville. Since 2001, the Brightside/Brown-Forman Legacy Tree Program has planted more than 1,000 trees in the city.
New Tree Tracker Tool for Citizens, Businesses to Register Trees They Plant
It’s now easy for individuals and organizations to help Louisville reach its goal of planting 10,000 new trees – with a new tree tracker tool available on the city’s website. The tool can help citizens, organizations and local businesses in coordinating tree planting, according to Brightside and Mayor Greg Fischer.
Public Art Boosted with New Art Administrator and Programs
Louisville’s public art profile is on the rise, Mayor Greg Fischer announced today, with the hiring of Sarah Lindgren to be the city’s new Public Art Administrator, and progress made on goals of the city’s Commission on Public Art.