Livin' It Up In Lower Town
I wrote a story for the current issue of Governing about Lower Town, a neighborhood in Paducah, Kentucky. City planners in Paducah are reviving the ...
I wrote a story for the current issue of Governing about Lower Town, a neighborhood in Paducah, Kentucky.
City planners in Paducah are reviving the long-abandoned neighborhood as an arts district, by bringing in artists with attractive home-ownership loans.
The turnaround -- and the success of the six-year-old Artist Relocation Program -- is really impressive.
But don't take my word for it. (Well, do, because I wrote the story.) Check out the interactive map of Lower Town that accompanies the article.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
Why San Francisco's Future May Be Right Wing12 hours ago
Baltimore Uses Prisoners to Clean Up the City14 minutes ago
California Drought Crystallizes State's Economic Disparity14 minutes ago
Police Killing Divides Albuquerque's Top Law Enforcement19 seconds ago
Baltimore Police Protests Turn Violent3 hours ago
New England States Shift Approach to 'Energy Crisis'3 hours ago