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Turkey Run Park

Discovery of the Day: Turkey Run Park

According to its web site, Turkey Run Park is scheduled to open in a few weeks. I can tell you from a first-hand look, a likely-illegal bike ride from Broad Run Road to Bardstown Road through the park, that it is pretty spectacular. Sure, the signs aren’t finished, but the big attraction was there before the roads were put in. I rode past a No Trespassing sign off Broad Run Road on a pristine stretch of asphalt. Designed for biking and hiking, I encountered a monstrous hill that I couldn’t summit without getting off the bike and walking. The reward was…

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Louisville’s Blight Out Project Saturday to Brighten Vacant Homes

Louisville, Ky., – Blight Out Brighten Up is back for 2015. Public Works is partnering with the Department of Codes and Regulations to sponsor the third Blight Out Brighten Up event. The event uses citizen volunteers to paint boards that are used to secure abandoned properties. Painting is scheduled for Saturday, May 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. All volunteers need to bring is their imaginations. Painting necessities will be supplied. Volunteers will paint 8-foot x 4-foot plywood boards. Participants in the 2012 and 2013 Blight Out events had a blast being creative and got to see their work Brighten…