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Patrick Piuma

City Planner, University of Louisville in Louisville

Planning for a Denser Urban Neighborhood in the Heart of Louisville

PRESENTED ON FEB 05, 2013
IN LOUISVILLE @ VOL 10

Patrick Piuma -- organizer of PKN Louisville -- develops a case for the need for more density in Louisville, particularly a dense, modern neighborhood just south of downtown in an effort to provide more housing options and position Louisville for the new century of global competition for talent and to improve the city's quality of place.

 
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Old Louisville

BY MARY BETH BROWN
@ VOL 6 ON DEC 07, 2011

Mary Beth is a resident of old Louisville, and in this presentation she takes us on a tour of her neighborhood, and explains how she has dealt with living there. (in English)

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City Urban Planning in Genoa

BY BEATRICE MORETTI
@ VOL 1 ON FEB 26, 2012

Beatrice Moretti and Paola Sabbion are architects from URBAN LAB. In this presentation, they cover a project called the new City Urban Planning.
 The project involved the announcement of the Genoa Urban Plan 2010 through the publication of the Urban Lab Notebooks, and the staging of the exhibition "Genoa Today, Genoa Tomorrow" in December 2011, an extraordinary instrument of participation and opportunity for discussion. (in Italian)

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Greater Louisville Project

BY KRISTA DRESCHER-BURKE
@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Krista Drescher-Burke decribes how Greater Louisville Project is working to improve quality of place in Louisville.

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Russell Renaissance

BY HAVEN HARRINGTON
@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Haven Harrington discusses ideas and initiatives to revitalize the Russell Neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky. He begins with a short history of the over 100 year old community, then focuses on its current state.

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One Immigrant's Love Story with Louisville

BY DJENITA PASIC
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 21, 2012

Djenita Pasic talks about her life in Louisville as an immigrant and refugee of Bosnia. She speaks about her love and connection to the city as she grew closer to its culture and people. 

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This is Louisville

BY MAGGIE HUBER
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 21, 2012

Maggie Huber disproves the misconceptions of the culture of Louisville through her photography. She adventures through her hometown of Louisville, telling the story of the locals by photographing them. 

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West Louisville FoodPort

BY STEPHEN REILY
@ VOL 15 ON APR 14, 2015

Stephen Reily describes the West Louisville FoodPort that is being developed on 24 acres of land in the heart of an urban neighborhood. The project is not only being developed to become a major food processing and distribution hub, but to be a catalyst for a disinvested neighborhood in Louisville.

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Soy Sauce made in Louisville?

BY MATT JAMIE
@ VOL 15 ON APR 14, 2015

Matt Jamie describes how he came back to Louisville to start Bourbon Barrel Foods and that something about the city and state is attracting others to come to or return and get involved in the vibrant food scene.

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Putting a Neighborhood Back Together

BY MADELINE FLETCHER
@ VOL 6 ON JUN 14, 2016

Madeline Fletcher, head of the Newburgh Land Bank, explains how her organization revitalizes neighborhoods block by block in the economically challenged city of Newburgh, NY.