Bruce Cohen, of BC Plumbing ( has recently purchased the vacant property @ 3200 Rudd Ave from the Louisville Landbank to rehab.  

Built in 1886, the property’s original use was commercial on 1st floor and residential on the 2nd. By rezoning the property, the applicant would like to return it to that use. He is also nominating the property to the National Register of Historic Places.

 To view all documents submitted, please visit If you have questions about the plan itself, the applicant's contact information is with the documents submitted. If you have questions about the plan review process, please contact Planning & Design case manager Laura Mattingly at or 574-8695

A community meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 6:30pm at the Portland Community Center, 640 N 27th St, Louisville, KY 40212.

Letter submitted by Bruce below:

January 25, 2018

To the Adjoining Property Owners, neighborhood group representatives expressing interest in
this area, and the Metro Councilperson for District 5, Cheri Hamilton:
Bruce Cohen plans to request a zoning change for 3200 Rudd Avenue, Louisville KY 40212.

In accordance with the procedures of Louisville Metro Planning and Design Services, I have
been directed to invite you to discuss this proposal before a formal application can be filed.

This will be an informal meeting to give you the opportunity to review the proposed change and discuss it with Bruce Cohen. The meeting will be held in addition to the public meeting
procedures of the Planning Commission and/or the Board of Zoning Adjustment.
The meeting to discuss this proposed change will be held:

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 6:30pm
Portland Community Center
640 N 27th St, Louisville, KY 40212
We encourage you to attend and share your thoughts.

Thank you,
Bruce Cohen


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