KentuckianaWorks in the Media


Louisville students tour manufacturing facility in Jeffersontown

aUGUST 2019

Nearly 7,000 Youth Employed Through SummerWorks
Kyeland Jackson, WFPL

Mayor Fischer celebrates successful SummerWorks season
Makayla Ballman, WAVE3 News

Mayor touts 'record' participation in SummerWorks teen summer job placement program

Record amount of teens got jobs this summer through mayor's program

Louisville Urban League holds graduation for Kentuckiana Builds program participants
Makayla Ballman, WAVE3 News

Kentucky's real minimum wage is higher than you think. But you still can't live on it
Bailey Loosemore and Ben Tobin, Louisville Courier-Journal

July 2019

Young women show off coding, design skills acquired through SummerWorks program
Barry Stockton, WAVE3 News

Louisville men’s basketball league is R.U.N.ning to revive urban neighborhoods
Brandon Hill, Louisville Courier-Journal

Market Review: Classroom-workplace collaboration
Kathie Samps, the Lane Report

Market Review: Louisville invests in growing tech workforce, positions itself as emerging tech center
The Lane Report

Coalition for the Homeless names 6 HUD grant winners
Insider Louisville

June 2019

Does your kid need a summer job? Here's how to get one and get connected
Michael Gritton, Op-ed, Louisville Courier-Journal

May 2019

In logistics, employers scramble for workers
Mitchell Hartman, Marketplace

April 2019

Louisville wins $3 million to help people gain job skills and financial security
Grace Schneider, Louisville Courier Journal

5 things Louisville should celebrate during Kentucky Derby season
Kent Oyler, Op-ed, Louisville Courier-Journal

Bi-state partnership will help connect workers, employers in Kentucky, Indiana
WAVE3 News

Regional Workforce Plan Called “Grand Slam”
Alex Brown, Inside Indiana Business


Fischer makes youth jobs 3rd term priority
Insider Louisville