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Local News
3:07 pm
Fri April 25, 2014

Here Are the Four Winners of Louisville's Competition for Innovative Vacant Lot Use

At the beginning of the year, Louisville officials asked the community for innovative ideas to reuse vacant lots.

Louisville has more than 5,000 vacant lots and has been trying to find ways to address the issue. The competition, called Lots of Possibilities, would address just a few of them. 

"The hope is that their ideas will have a ripple effect and inspire other creative and innovative uses," Mayor Greg Fischer said in a statement.

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Local News
2:14 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Affordable Homes, Bees, Putt-Putt Among Finalists in Louisville Mayor's Vacant Lot Reuse Contest

  The Louisville Mayor's office has released a list of finalists in the competition to find new uses for vacant lots.

Two of the finalists from the permanent use category below will get $15,000 each and ownership of a vacant lot. Two more from the interim category will get $4,000 and a yearlong lease on a lot.

Here is the list of finalists, from the mayor's office:

Permanent use project category

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