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WFPL: Art Competition Encourages Residents To Reconsider West End Space

Posted Tuesday May 09, 2017 by OneWest

By Ashlie Stevens February 6, 2017 Heritage West is an empty 24-acre lot at Muhammad Ali Boulevard and 30th Street that was, in a previous life, the home of the...

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Business First of Louisville: OneWest to West Louisville residents – ‘The work starts now’

Posted Tuesday May 09, 2017 by OneWest

By Marty Finley, Business First Feb 3, 2017, 11:19am EST In the 1980s, the idea of creating a world-class urban park on Louisville’s waterfront came off like a far-fetched joke....

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The Courier-Journal: Advocacy group seeks West End development ‘win’

Posted Tuesday May 09, 2017 by OneWest

Published Jan. 31, 2017 3:23 p.m. ET By Phillip M. Bailey After the failure to bring a Wal-Mart and food hub, a western Louisville advocacy group says residents in the nine neighborhood...

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Business First of Louisville: West End needs a ‘visible win’

Posted Monday May 08, 2017 by OneWest

Jan 30, 2017, 10:01am EST By Marty Finley, Business First Reporter A West Louisville advocacy group that formed in 2014 has been meticulous in outlining its directives, and now the...

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WAVE3: Town hall to gauge support for moving site of new VA hospital

Posted Monday May 08, 2017 by OneWest

Thursday, December 1st 2016, 3:34 pm By Gordon Boyd, Reporter LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Few would disagree with James Goss’ view of the Robley Rex VA Medical Center on Zorn...

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The Courier-Journal: West End leaks $217M in retail spending

Posted Monday May 08, 2017 by OneWest

By Phillip M Bailey Nov. 28, 2016 When 60-year-old Dreema Jackson needs supplies for a household project, shoes or clothes, she has to spend hours on the bus traveling to the East End or...

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Community Conversations: What’s next?

Posted Sunday October 30, 2016 by OneWest

Advocacy. Community engagement. Capacity building. Commercial development. Those are the four central roles OneWest laid out for the organization during our recent Community Conversations, in which more than 100 attendees...

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WFPL: West Louisville residents are planning for the future

Posted Tuesday October 25, 2016 by OneWest

By Roxanne Scott, Economy Reporter October 24, 2016 More than 100 people showed up last week in West Louisville for a series of community conversations about how to prioritize what’s...

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WAVE3 News: Non-profit looks to revitalize west Louisville

Posted Tuesday October 18, 2016 by OneWest

Monday, October 17th 2016 By Jobina Fortson, Reporter LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A non-profit has a bold push to revitalize West Louisville neighborhoods. However, before they do anything, they want to...

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The Courier-Journal: OneWest seeks input on development, goals

Posted Friday October 14, 2016 by OneWest

By Sheldon S. Shafer , @sheldonshafer 12:42 p.m. EDT October 14, 2016 OneWest, a non-profit created in 2014 to pursue improving Western Louisville’s development and economic base, has scheduled a series...

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