Louisville CARES

Gabriel Fritz

Mayor Fischer Names Gabriel Fritz Director of Louisville’s Housing and Community Development

Louisville, Ky., – Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer has named Gabriel Fritz as the Director of the Office of Housing and Community Development. “Gabe’s progressive approach to housing and proven leadership will ensure that we continue to achieve our goals – and set even more aggressive ones,” Mayor Greg Fischer said.  “He has experience in both private and non-profit housing development and understands the unique needs of both.” Fritz joins Louisville Metro Government after spending the last six years with The Housing Partnership, Inc., which works to create, sustain, and promote access to affordable housing throughout the Louisville community. Fritz began…


Mayor Fischer announces $12 million plan to build affordable housing in Louisville

LOUISVILLE – With a pledge to begin tackling Louisville’s affordable housing crisis, Mayor Greg Fischer today proposed a $12 million initiative called Louisville Creating Affordable Residences for Economic Success, or Louisville CARES, which would create 1,500 housing units over two years, construction jobs throughout the community and security and stability for many Louisville families. “Having decent, safe and affordable housing is the most basic need for families,” Fischer said.  “Yet, in Louisville, that home is out of reach for too many of our families, too many of our citizens and too many of our children. Louisville CARES is a down…