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Mayor Fischer shares West Louisville Food Port plans at international conference & world expo in Italy

  *Rick Redding interviewed Caroline Heine, the force behind the West Louisville Food Port, earlier this month. Catch the interview here on the July 9th Rusty Satellite Show.   LOUISVILLE (July 21, 2015) – Mayor Greg Fischer joined a delegation of U.S. and Italian mayors at Expo Milano 2015 to discuss their role in helping to shape a healthy and sustainable local food environment. Fischer, one of five mayors representing the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM), discussed Louisville’s plans and challenges. Currently, Louisville’s demand for local food exceeds the supply. The West Louisville Food Port, slated for the 24-acre…