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A peek inside: Renovation work beginning soon on five 19th-century homes – Insider Louisville

1207 E. Broadway is one of five homes being renovated and sold as affordable houses. | Photo by Caitlin Bowling

All five homes were constructed sometime in the 1890s and are being preserved. Meanwhile, a 260-unit, multimillion-dollar apartment building is under construction in the same block. “We are seeing an entire neighborhood recreated,” said Christy Lee Brown, a local philanthropist who has helped promote historic renovation in Louisville by funding half of a historic preservation revolving loan fund.

Source: A peek inside: Renovation work beginning soon on five 19th-century homes – Insider Louisville

Uncommonwealth: Sharpsburg renovates dilapidated WPA gym, reopens it as community center | Neighbors | Kentucky.com

Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff

Sharpsburg Community Center in Sharpsburg, Ky., on April 10, 2014. Then center is in a renovated WPA era gym which had fallen into disrepair and was recently restored.

via Uncommonwealth: Sharpsburg renovates dilapidated WPA gym, reopens it as community center | Neighbors | Kentucky.com.