Revitalizing Russell — once a bustling economic center in West Louisville — has been a hot topic for some community leaders for years. But the buzz seems to be increasing lately as several projects have committed substantial investment to the neighborhood.

Aug 28, 2015, 2:43pm EDT

Revitalizing Russell — once a bustling economic center in West Louisville — has been a hot topic for some community leaders for years. But the buzz seems to be increasing lately as several projects have committed substantial investment to the neighborhood.

Construction began Thursday on a $6 million project that will add 29 market-rate, single-family homes in the area bounded by Green Alley and Muhammad Ali Boulevard to the north and south and 18th and 20th streets to the east and west…

Source: Louisville Metro government, REBOUND Inc. and Community Ventures Corp. are investing a total of $6 million to build homes in Russell – Louisville – Louisville Business First