A slave market is still sitting in Jefferson County more than 250 years later. And the plans to move it out of Louisville are on pause. Community activists are hosting a boycott until it’s moved out of town or demolished.
$1 million for new sculptures, $3 million for three new fire stations – all allocated by the city back in 2015. But progress is nowhere near complete. City leaders are launching a new tool they hope will help push these projects back in the spotlight.
The first case of COVID’s new omicron strain is now officially reported in the United States. Wednesday the CDC announced there is a case out of San Francisco California. The U.S. is now one of at least 24 countries who have detected the strain.