chapter  7
6 Pages

NuLu and Portland

Bohemia on steroids
WithWilliam J. Weston

Gil Holland and other “impact developers,” who know their Jane Jacobs and their Richard Florida, are trying to make creative class neighborhoods by concerted infusions of arts and environmentally conscious infrastructure. Taking the declining industrial neighborhoods on either side of the central business district, NuLu and Portland promise to be Louisville’s next bohemia.