Metro Council committee votes Anshei Sfard synagogue no longer a 'local landmark'

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro Council Planning, Zoning and Annexation committee voted Tuesday to overturn the decision of the Landmarks commission to designate a local religious building as a local landmark.

The committee passed a resolution saying the Anshei Sfard synagogue was not a local landmark. vote was 6 yes, 0 no, and Vitalis Lanshima did not vote.

The resolution now heads to a full Metro Council vote at the next full council meeting

That meeting is scheduled for August 9.

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