cordish companies http://wfpl.org en Mayor Greg Fischer Cautious About Cordish's Revised Center City Project http://wfpl.org/post/mayor-greg-fischer-cautious-about-cordishs-revised-center-city-project <p>Remember <a href="http://archives.wfpl.org/2008/10/09/a-look-at-the-center-city-controversy/">five years ago</a>, when the Louisville Metro Council and then-Mayor Jerry Abramson&nbsp;fought over the Center City project?</p><p>Center City was to be a retail-focused expansion of the 4th Street Live entertainment district bounded by Second, Third and Liberty streets and Muhammad Ali Boulevard.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 17:02:04 +0000 Gabe Bullard & Phillip M. Bailey 4854 at http://wfpl.org Mayor Greg Fischer Cautious About Cordish's Revised Center City Project Maker's Mark Bourbon House Subject of Racial Discrimination Lawsuit http://wfpl.org/post/makers-mark-bourbon-house-subject-racial-discrimination-lawsuit <p>A Louisville man is claiming that the Maker's Mark Bourbon House and Lounge at Fourth Street Live refused to allow him to host a party at the venue because all of the party-goers&nbsp;would be African-American, says a lawsuit filed this week in Jefferson Circuit Court.</p><p>Andre Mulligan alleges that the Maker's Mark Lounge "officials" asked him about the "'ratio' of 'black people' to 'white people' at the planned party during a meeting, the lawsuit said.</p> Fri, 21 Dec 2012 16:58:35 +0000 Joseph Lord 3089 at http://wfpl.org Maker's Mark Bourbon House Subject of Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Calculating Profit and Loss at Fourth Street Live http://wfpl.org/post/calculating-profit-and-loss-fourth-street-live <p>After receiving roughly $30 million in public subsidies, and after nearly a decade in business, Fourth Street Live hasn't turned enough of a profit to pay Metro Government any dividends.&nbsp; The entertainment district is run by The Cordish Companies, a Baltimore-based developer. But by their calculations and accounting practices, Fourth Street Live isn't profitable -- at least not to the city per se.</p> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 20:51:35 +0000 Brad Yost 2403 at http://wfpl.org Calculating Profit and Loss at Fourth Street Live