Louisville city officers are temporarily operating out of the public library. until the regular city hall building is deemed safe and smoke damage clean-up is complete.
The cause of the fire early Tuesday morning at Stander Ace Hardware, next door to city hall in the 200 block of Main Street, has not been determined as entry into the building was not safe on Tuesday.
The Louisville Volunteer Fire Department remained on scene to monitor hot spots through the day yesterday.
The Cassgram reports the Stander Ace hardware is owned by Larry and Maureen Gulizia. They recently reorganized and expanded the business.