Apr 1 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Workshops to Save Money, Conserve Energy

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free workshops in April providing energy and money-saving tips, two support groups for grandparents raising grandchildren and two educational baby showers. To learn more about these services, including reservation requirements and contact information, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Apr 1 2015 2015 “Doing Our Part from the Heart” campaign extended through April 18th

The 2015 “Doing Our Part from the Heart” campaign is being extended until April 18th in an effort to wrap up the collection of supplies to send to men and women serving overseas in the United States Military

Apr 1 2015 Proposed Title V Construction Permit 1-05-C (R1) for Kosmos Cement Company

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise a construction permit for Kosmos Cement Company (Portland Cement Plant), 15301 Dixie Highway, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. The purpose is to extend the MACT compliance date for the Clinker Cooler. The 30 day public comment period starts April 2, 2015 and ends on May 4, 2015. A public hearing may be scheduled if the District determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest, in accordance with Regulation 2.07.

Mar 31 2015 Louisville Ranks 24th in EPA List of Top Cities with ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings

Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that Louisville was recognized for its sustainability efforts, being ranked 24th in the 2015 Top Cities list with the most ENERGY STAR certified buildings.  This is the second year in a row Louisville has made the EPA’s Top Cities list, being ranked 25th in 2014.

Mar 31 2015 President Tandy and Council members unveil new sign honoring the life of Juanita Burks

She was a community activist, an entrepreneur, dedicated to her family as mother, nurse, educator and an African American woman way ahead of her time. On Tuesday morning, President David Tandy (D-4) and several members of the Metro Council honored the late Juanita Burks by naming a section of Fourth Street “Juanita Burks Way” between Muhammad Ali and Liberty Streets.