Thank you Craig Greenberg for doing an interview with us! We were happy to discuss yardens, transit, and two-way streets as well as ask about Mr. Greenberg's stances on public safety, gentrification, community spaces, and other info about his campaign.
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Some questions we asked include:
Do you have a yarden?
Do you plan on expanding I64 under Cherokee Park?
KIPDA has 2040 completion of Beargrass Creek trails - how will you fast track it?
What is your #1 campaign priority & the first thing you intend to do in office?
Do you plan on growing old in Louisville & what will you do when you age out of driving?
Do you intend to decrease the LMPD budget by the first fiscal year?
Do you support opening K&I Bridge from Portland to New Albany for bikes & pedestrians?
What will you do to create and protect community spaces for children and the elderly?
and what is your vision of the revitalization of neighborhoods?
our talking points revolved around:
Yardens, transit, two-way streets
Gardening & urban agriculture
Public Schools, education, & programming
City shutting down public gathering spaces & correlation with crime
Food apartheid & historically commercial vacant lots
Removing property maintenance code/nuisance ordinance
Trauma response/911 alternative/Defunding LMPD
Public transit improvement plans
Libraries & free 24-hour community spaces
Thanks again to Craig Greenberg. Check out our other interviews with local change-makers, community leaders, business owners, and politicians. Stay tuned for more interviews with 2022 Louisville Mayoral Candidates. If you have one in mind you'd like to see on a Beargrass Thunder interview, comment below or shoot us an email: firstname.lastname@example.org!