Here are some interesting facts about Louisville while you are hanging this weekend at Thunder or waiting in traffic…remember Be Patient. Entertain your friends and family!
1. University of
Louisville, founded in 1798, is the oldest city-supported college in the United
States. In the United States!
2. Louisville has the nation’s largest urban municipal forest –
the 6,000 acre Jefferson Memorial Forest in south Louisville.
3. Louisville's Main Street has the second largest collection
of cast-iron storefronts facades, only New York City has more.
4. The Old Louisville neighborhood near downtown is the largest
Victorian neighborhood in America.
5. And finally, Kentucky
has more deer and turkey per capita than any other state.
Now, don’t you feel better knowing a little bit more about where you live.