fourth street http://wfpl.org en Fourth Street Retailers, Streetscape Unveiled http://wfpl.org/post/fourth-street-retailers-streetscape-unveiled <p>Louisville officials are touting new retailers on Fourth Street as a return to the city's heritage, when the corridor&nbsp;was a center of retail.</p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 21:00:00 +0000 Joseph Lord 4986 at http://wfpl.org Fourth Street Retailers, Streetscape Unveiled Louisville Should Develop South Fourth Street Corridor, Urban Land Institute Fellows Say http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-should-develop-south-fourth-street-corridor-urban-land-institute-fellows-say <p></p><p>Visiting fellows from the Urban Land Institute have laid out plans for improving Louisville’s Fourth Street corridor and say the city should focus efforts first on the area they call SoBro — between downtown and Old Louisville.</p><p>There are four main sections to the corridor: downtown Louisville, SoBro (south of Broadway), Old Louisville and University of Louisville/Churchill Downs.&nbsp;Louisville’s challenge: How can Louisville create an identity for, improve connections between, and foster desired development along the diverse districts of the Fourth Street corridor?</p> Fri, 11 Jan 2013 17:32:30 +0000 Devin Katayama 3377 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Should Develop South Fourth Street Corridor, Urban Land Institute Fellows Say Why Are We So Excited About the Derby Clock? http://wfpl.org/post/why-are-we-so-excited-about-derby-clock <p>The Derby Clock (technically called the Louisville Clock) is back on Fourth Street.&nbsp;</p><p>Barney Bright's kinetic sculpture&nbsp;was first dedicated in 1976 in the Louisville Galleria. Over the subsequent 36 years, the clock has been broken, repaired and moved. It was placed in Theater Square last year and crews have spent the last few weeks making sure the carved figurines that run a mock horse race around the clock are in working order.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 16:47:07 +0000 Gabe Bullard 1444 at http://wfpl.org Why Are We So Excited About the Derby Clock?