Louisville

Louisville Zoo to consider requests for independent management

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Louisville Zoo is searching for a new operator. Louisville Metro Government on Wednesday issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for zoo management. According to a news release from the zoo, the RFP says interest could come from for-profit or not-for-profit groups. To submit a proposal, click here.  Metro Louisville currently owns the facility but, with the current strains on the ...

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City officials seek new management for Louisville Zoo due to ‘budgetary challenges’

The Louisville Zoo may not be run by the city for much longer. Louisville officials have put out a request for proposals seeking new management for the zoo, citing “budgetary challenges” that city government faces in continuing its operation.  Zoo Director John Walczak said in a press release that the RFP process is an “opportunity to explore options” given Metro ...

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RiverLink board seeks new contract for toll collection services

A RiverLink toll gantry LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Kentucky and Indiana officials will seek a new contract for RiverLink’s toll collection work and customer service centers, a move that targets the tolling system’s areas of longstanding concern. At a virtual meeting Tuesday, the Kentucky-Indiana Joint Board authorized the Indiana Finance Authority to create a request for proposals for services that are ...

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