Dec 17, 2014 Metro Council Animal Services Committee Releases Report

For Immediate Release                                                       
Date:  December 17, 2014
Media Contacts:  Stephen Haag, Jr.
Tony Hyatt                                   
574-4137 / 526-3622

Dec 17, 2014 Edumedics Expanding Louisville Headquarters, Adding New Jobs

Gov. Steve Beshear and Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that Edumedics LLC, a chronic disease management company, plans to expand its corporate headquarters in Louisville and create 17 new jobs.

Dec 17, 2014 Mayor Says Balanced Approach Needed to Raising Minimum Wage; Supports $8.75 An Hour

Mayor Greg Fischer said today he supports raising the minimum wage to $8.75 an hour — which could lead to an annual salary increase of $3,120 for a person working full-time — but he’s not willing to gamble losing 2,000 existing jobs by going to a higher rate and “hurting the very people we are trying to help.”

Dec 15, 2014 Councilwoman Woolridge to join Kappa Alpha Psi and bring holiday cheer to families in need

Councilwoman Mary C. Woolridge will join members of the Louisville (KY) Alumni and Alpha Omicron (Undergraduate Members of the University of Louisville) Chapters of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and the Louisville Kappa League for a very special task on Saturday, December 20th.

Dec 12, 2014 Proposed Title V Construction Permit for Clariant Corporation

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Clariant Corporation (Louisville West Plant) (inorganic chemicals manufacturing plant), 1227 South 12th Street, in accordance with Regulation 2.03.  The 30 day public comment period starts December 17, 2014, and ends on January 16, 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.