Caperton on police reform Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner. We need to drop it and be done with it. “District 4 actually touches 16 different neighborhoods. As brother Darryl just touched on, he talked about expanded gambling, he talked about medical cannabis. Young on police reform “I will say one thing I do think we can do quickly, is the fact that there are so many times we see unarmed black people in duress, whether it be mental health issues, or whether it be physical illnesses that are causing them to act out. “When you go through our communities in the urban corridor of Louisville, you’re going to see so many Family Dollars, so many of these small convenience stores that are supposed to be serving our communities food. Well, at some point, they’re gonna have to take a step inland. Louisville Metro Council District 4 Jecorey Arthur is running for the District 4 Metro Council seat after winning a contested Democratic primary. We’re losing community centers, swimming pools, parks. “We talk about the diversity in District Four. googletag.cmd.push(function() { It doesn’t make sense. Young on ideas for economic growth in District 4. Folly H. Aboussa — U.S. Army veteran an… He has no opponent in the General Election. District Supervisor - Heather Foster. The following answers are drawn from the candidates remarks during the forum, and are edited for clarity when necessary. District 4 is a large district; its neighborhoods include Russell, Smoketown, NuLu, Shelby Park and Downtown. Caroline Grundy —Businesswoman who ran against Shanklin in the 2016 primary 3. 4, which would extend the town’s municipal water system to include portions of Route 37 and County Route 36 and 14. So we need a city that works for working families. So I think that we should sit there and say, ‘you know, I’ll let you have this piece of property. It represents every kind of person in Louisville, which is where my passion lies. Something we have to come to terms with is that in order to do good business, which opening a full service grocery store is good business, we have to stop doing bad business. Because as we know, the Kentucky Derby has shut off and neglected the West End of Louisville, even though over half of the first 30 races were won by Black jockeys. Arthur on ideas for economic growth in District 4. “I truly am devastated by the death of Breonna Taylor and all Black people who are murdered by the police. This is the group that’s going to go and advocate for us to be able to make these changes that our current city structure does not allow us to make.’, “I do support small business loans. This is the committee. It starts by building relationships and creating stakeholders. And we need better communication and someone who is connected and has an understanding of that technology to use that communication.”. Ballard Park 525 East Caldwell Louisville, KY 40203 Click here to visit Ballard Park. QUESTION: Authorities are continuing to investigate the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor. Those need trained professionals to respond to those calls. So we need to make sure that that justice is happening, not only economically but also socially and musically and artistically and otherwise, because our end of town is being neglected.”. They are spreading as fast as they can along the coast. Each neighborhood has its own needs. A public hearing will be held to discuss the proposed Water District No. McAlpine’s north chamber reopens to navigation traffic. “So I think there are a number of things that can be done to talk about food insecurity in the Fourth District because as we know, we do not in the limits of District Four have a grocery store, a full-fledged grocery store. “So, you know, all this is a sort of convoluted way of saying that we have to start listening to the various stakeholders and all the different neighborhoods, we need to start actually participating in community-led zoning community-led development and really sort of trying to bring as many stakeholders to the table as possible.”. We need to fight the state and make sure that we have the leverage to do what we need to do because we help fund the rest of the state, so we need to have the liberty to make sure that we can help fund ourselves. This was the team's the first season under head coach Scott Satterfield. Out in Russell, they don’t want that either. “So from the 1820s to the 1920s to the 2020s, we have been getting killed by this city’s police department. “We must support new employment opportunities in our city that pay living wages to employees. Fields on grocery access in District 4 But sometimes we build up other neighborhoods and we tear down other neighborhoods, because we only recognize some opportunity in some neighborhoods and affluence in other neighborhoods, and then sometimes we’ll talk about neighborhoods, I won’t talk about the crime rate, or we talk about the poverty rate. I will make bringing an affordable grocery store into District Four a priority of mine, and with my real estate background and negotiating skills, I’m the person that can do this.”. The sustainable food movement is growing by and large, but I would support urban agriculture and rooftop gardens, things like that, as well as community gardens. “I want to reiterate a lot of things other people already said. I’ve talked to people in the past, out here in Schnitzelberg it’s like if you want to sell alcohol, we might have a problem. “One of those things that we’re going actually need is lots of workers who are doing the important work of rebuilding our society, making the buildings that we have more sustainable. * is required. Caperton on grocery access in District 4 Caperton on how he would represent the diverse district Louisville City FC Soccer Stadium - Opening in 2020 Click here for more information about District 4 Development Projects | LouisvilleKy.gov So we don’t have to ask questions, ‘well, what happened?’ Why did this person have to be killed just to come to a point like this. So it’s not Russell versus Smoketown. I will take all the tools and ethics that I use in my social work that I currently use in my real estate business and work hard for all people. I would work with TARC to create rapid bus routes to go directly to grocery stores where we have them at. And in the process of putting this building together, she is already helping people that have been through prison and other unfortunate situations to get them back into the working population and possibly even start a business of their own. He says. Bolton is focused on neighborhoods, and wants to focus on preventing displacement and increasing healthy food access. “I want to talk a little about policing in general, though for a second. Bell on how he would represent the diverse district “I’ve already seen it in Schnitzelburg, and through my counterparts in Phoenix Hill and Butchertown, I am helping them get through these steps that I had to go through three years ago. He is critical of the influence of developers in Louisville and is in favor of a “Green New Deal” for the city. Beginning November 2, students in grades K-4 will start bringing their Chromebooks home, a new protocol for some of our students. And I share Councilwoman Jessica Green’s sentiments that he is a hero and anyone who thinks otherwise is a hypocrite because if someone breaks into your home unannounced, you got to be real about the situation. So you have to be able to talk to and engage with every one of these stakeholders and talk to them about how we’re going to recover from this crisis and how we’re going to address the various crises that these individual neighborhoods are currently dealing with. Out of all of the candidates, I’m the only one who is living in one of those top two poorest ZIP codes. “I want to put this killing into context. They don’t have fresh food, and in many cases, the food they do have is overpriced. So I want to bring fair representation to all citizens inside of District Four and do my city proud.”. The mayor will tell you that. The 1,200 feet-north chamber at McAlpine Locks and Dam on the Ohio River in Louisville, Kentucky, officially reopened to navigation traffic, Dec. 11. But I’ve had the pleasure of living in four of the neighborhoods in the district. Schnitzelburg Area Community Council — despite currently living in Shelby Park. We have the biggest college rivalry in the country. It’s not Merriweather versus Phoenix Hill, but that truly everybody feels that they live in a connected neighborhood. The Russell Park neighborhood, you know, the Russell choice initiative program that is in phase one, or maybe phase two really needs to make sure that the COVID-19 doesn’t stop its development and continue to go. All Rights Reserved. I think District Four is one of the coolest districts because of its diversity. I’ll drive to the corporate office–I think it’s in Virginia. Veja 133 promoções de hotéis 4 estrelas em West Main District Histórico e economize com a garantia de preço da Expedia. Through her church, St. Peter’s, they are doing the mobile village. Fields on police reform I do applaud Tom Wine for dropping the attempted murder charges on Kenneth Walker but I have to say I feel like no charges should have ever been filed to begin with. And you create stakeholders by bringing people into the decision. “So I feel strongly that my background in social work and working with all areas of town in real estate, I welcome that opportunity. “This tragedy with Breonna Taylor highlights the corrupt behavior of certain individuals who are entrusted with the public safety and that must be redressed immediately. And we have to stand on that and demand that so that we can not only create local jobs, but we can also feel local stomachs.”. Click here for more information about this project. That’s where we need to be waiting for them. Back in the early 2000s, I was one of the chairs of the Citizens Against Police Abuse, CAPA. District Four feels that as much as anywhere. Also, if no-knock warrants are issued, then body cameras must be on. “Well, I want to echo everyone’s comments about the Breonna Taylor tragedy, murder. We’re going to meet every year, maybe even twice a year, we’re going to talk about problems in the district, work on solutions, allocate NDF in an equitable way. Admit your mistakes when you make them. Her platform includes pushing for a living wage, representing people she describes as marginalized. And just make sure that the plans that finally come forward, represent the neighborhood and the people that are living there now. I think it’s that kind of collaborative work model that has to be implemented in District Four. he wants to promote small business growth across the district, and plans to rely on his business and social work backgrounds to serve residents in all neighborhoods. And we have to understand and realize that when you come from the bottom, you have a very different level of determination to make it to the top. 601 W. Jefferson Street We talk about the pandemic, putting the budget shortfall on the city as well as what we’re already facing from the pension crisis.”. Always known as a lively and spirited child, he often found himself in trouble for talking too much and too often. More than just getting upset when these predictable murders happen, these communities are being terrorized and then we offer platitudes and we offer our sorrows to their families. “I’m looking at what we are going to be experiencing post COVID-19. “The no-knock order needs to be reviewed and if used should be reviewed by the mayor and the chief of police before implementing. District 4 Dennisha Rivers (D) withdrew from the Louisville Metro Council race . And this is all holistic and our responses have to be holistic. So we really have to figure out what is in our own power in the city to really enact change to make sure that we’re not just offering platitudes and flowery language and we talk about that we care about people like Breonna, people like Kenneth Walker who’s still sitting in the jail to get his process out. “So in short, we talk about police reform we’re talking about we need to our priorities and our society in general: decriminalize drug possession, expunging possession-based criminal records, abolishing cash bail, expanding restorative justice initiatives, allocating more funds to programs for youth, jobs and community mental health. The excessive force that was used needs to be investigated and the gross negligence by a Citizens Review Board. They usually involve raising people’s tax dollars. “I don’t use the term ‘food desert.’ We have a food apartheid in District Four. This will cover both the LMPD and those involved. 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