Jacob Ryan is the urban affairs reporter for WFPL. He is a Kentucky native and moved to Louisville in 2013. Covering issues ranging from transportation, public safety and housing, he looks to provide residents from all of Louisville’s unique neighborhoods with useful information that can boost their quality of life. He is a graduate of Western Kentucky University.
Louisville Metro chief financial officer Steve Rowland resigned Friday, weeks after his arrest on disorderly conduct and public intoxication charges. Read Story
Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear admits that he was wrong about a year and a half ago when he said the vehicles would be traveling across a new Interstate 65 bridge in three years. “But this time, it’s a good thing that I was wrong,” … Read Story
David Tandy was chosen Thursday to succeed the late Jim King as president of the Louisville Metro Council. Read Story
Thirteen people have applied to be the next District 10 Metro Council member. Read Story
The deadline is Thursday to apply for the vacant District 10 seat on the Louisville Metro Council, according to the council clerk's office. Read Story