CBER in the News

The decision earlier this week to delay a vote on a financing piece of a planned soccer stadium development in Louisville’s Butchertown neighborhood will likely make time for skeptical city leaders to scrutinize the deal.

Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary July unemployment rate was 5.3 percent, up 0.2 percentage points from June, according to the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics. The rate was 0.3 percentage points higher than a year ago.

The Hopkins County unemployment rate jumped to 5.6 percent in June, up from 4.9 percent in May.