We want to congratulate AU Associates and Fayette Alliance board Member Holly Wiedemann’s for the upcoming ribbon cutting celebration for Davis Park View development. Davis Park View is a new affordable housing development in Lexington, KY.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
11 am EST
800 DeRoode Street
WKYT, 06.09.14, AUAssociates.com
FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 9, 2014) – Governor Steve Beshear on Monday joined local officials to break ground for affordable homes in the former Southend Park of Davis Bottom, an area affected by a major transportation project in downtown Lexington.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is mitigating the displacement of low-income families as a result of the Newtown Pike Extension project.
The project, which when complete will provide a connection between Interstate 75 and the University of Kentucky, has been identified as a transportation need since the 1950s. One leg of that connection became a reality in 2008 with the completion of Oliver Lewis Way between Main Street and Versailles Road.
“Providing better transportation access in Lexington is important for this community and our entire Commonwealth,” Gov. Beshear said. “But at the same time, it’s also important that we carefully plan our transportation projects to minimize their sometimes adverse effect on local residents.”…Read more at AUAssociates.com
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