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Mayor names Director for Safe Neighborhoods

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Mayor Greg Fischer has named the person who will lead the efforts to prevent violence in Louisville. 

Tuesday afternoon, Fischer introduced Anthony Smith as the Director for Safe Neighborhoods. Smith will oversee violence prevention and reduction strategies.

His position was created to work with business and civic organizations, schools, government and police to implement the recommendations of the Violence Prevention Work Group.

Smith starts his new role March 4.

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