Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Facade Loan Granted for Texas & Goss

You may have caught wind of a major change coming at the corner of Goss and Texas Avenues if you get the Daily Insider from Insider Louisville, but in case you missed it, here is the official press release from METCO:
LOUISVILLE, KY (February 28, 2014) – Texas and Goss, LLC received approval for a façade loan in the amount of $50,000 from the Louisville Metropolitan Business Development Corporation. This loan will assist the property owners, Alex Frommeyer and Shane Uttich, to replace siding and block with Dryvit, replace some windows, install awnings and make other minor repairs. The total investment is expected to be $78,280.The Façade Loan is available to commercial property owners to revitalize neighborhood commercial corridors in Louisville, and often has the domino effect of nearby property owners also investing in improvements in their physical structures.For more information about the city’s small-business loan program,visit http://www.louisvilleky.gov/economicdevelopment/METCO.htm.

The building houses Miss Kay's Hair Salon, which will be staying throughout the renovations.  BEAM Technologies, a local tech startup, recently moved into the second level of the building.

The building at the corner of Goss & Texas to be made-over. 


  1. That building looks good the ones on the other side of the street are the ones that need work.

    1. Yes it does! The owner of that building has been promising new siding for over a year now!