public housing http://wfpl.org en What Beecher Terrace Residents and Neighbors Say About the Complex's Possible Demolition http://wfpl.org/post/what-beecher-terrace-residents-and-neighbors-say-about-complexs-possible-demolition <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayor Greg Fischer's office and the Louisville Metro Housing Authority plan to apply for a $500,000 federal grant to demolish the largest remaining public housing complex in the city.</span></p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:51:05 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey & Jacob Ryan 9640 at http://wfpl.org What Beecher Terrace Residents and Neighbors Say About the Complex's Possible Demolition Sheppard Square Demolition Begins http://wfpl.org/post/sheppard-square-demolition-begins <p>The Sheppard Square public housing development is coming down.</p><p>The city is using a $22 million Hope VI grant to demolish and redevelop the 16-acre site. When work is complete, the area will host a mixed-income neighborhood. This is the third redevelopment of a barracks-style public housing complex in Louisville.</p><p>The other redeveloped neighborhoods are Park Duvalle, which replaced Cotter-Lang development, and Liberty Green, which replaced the Clarksdale development.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 15:52:52 +0000 Gabe Bullard & Phillip M. Bailey 497 at http://wfpl.org