2. New grocery store – A Crossroads IGA opens today at 14010 Shelbyville Road near I-265 in east Louisville. By design, the 10,000 square-foot building is smaller than a traditional grocery store in order to help customers get in and out fast. Fuel, including diesel, is also available on-site.
3. UofL men's basketball – The Cards face Missouri Kansas City tonight at 7 p.m. in the KFC Yum! Center. The opposing team is coached by one of Pitino's former assistants. The game will air on ABC.
4. Shawnee revitalization – A $2 million grant to revitalize the Shawnee neighborhood will be put to use today as phase 1 of the project begins on West Market Street. Metro Councilwoman Hamilton will hold a press conference about the project at 2 p.m. this afternoon at Amy Avenue and West Market Street.
10. Bridge blasting – Blasting to prepare for the new tunnel in east Louisville is scheduled today at about 11:30 a.m. and again at around 2:15 p.m. Traffic on KY 841 and U.S. 42 will be stopped before and during the blasting events. Blasting is also scheduled to prepare for the East End Crossing in Indiana just east of Utica today around 3 p.m. which will affect traffic on Upper River Road and Salem Road. Each week there's major construction going on related to the bridges project, make sure you Know Before You Go.
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