Oct 9 2015 Anthony Smith to run national anti-violence partnership

Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that Anthony Smith, director of the Office for Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods, has accepted the position of inaugural chief executive officer of Cities United, a Washington D.C.-based collective of mayors from across the nation working to stop the unprecedented and devastating loss of human life happening in cities throughout America, particularly among African American men and boys.  He will begin his new job November 2.

Oct 9 2015 Proposed Title V PAL Construction Permit 30043-11-C (R1) for Ford Motor Company (KTP)

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a Plant-wide Applicability Limit (PAL) construction permit to Ford Motor Company-Kentucky Truck Plant, (manufactures automobiles, light- and medium-duty trucks), 3001 Chamberlain Lane, Louisville, KY 40241 in accordance with Regulation 2.04/2.05. The 30 day public comment period starts October 11, 2015 and ends on November 10, 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.

Oct 8 2015 Mayor’s Fall Hike and Outdoor Adventure at Jefferson Memorial Forest Oct. 17

5K Race Added To Day’s Activities

Families can enjoy the fall colors in Jefferson Memorial Forest at the Mayor’s Fall Hike and Outdoor Adventure Sat., Oct. 17 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Oct 8 2015 Historic City Hall serves as an October reminder for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The Louisville Skyline now has an additional color to serve as an important reminder for women during this month. The Historic City Hall Clock Tower at Sixth and Jefferson is now showing pink as a reminder that October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Oct 8 2015 Brightside/Waste Management of Kentucky’s Premium Compost Sale Returns October 10 and October 17, 2015

Brightside’s bi-annual compost sale and fundraiser will be held Saturday, October 10 and October 17 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Outer Loop Recycling and Disposal Facility located at 2673 Outer Loop, Louisville, Kentucky 40219.

Brightside’s community partner, Waste Management of Kentucky, generously donated the organic, plant-based compost again this fall.  All proceeds from the sale will benefit Brightside’s beautification and sustainability efforts.