Louisville to Develop Urban Heat Management Plan
Louisville Metro received $135,000 in private funding to complete the most comprehensive urban heat island assessment and heat management plan in the country. Learn more.
Fairdale Library Receives Silver LEED certification
The Fairdale Library became Louisville's second library to receive LEED certification for its use of green construction methods and materials. Learn more.
City Plants New Trees, Increases Tree Canopy
Mayor Fischer announced several initiatives that are helping Louisville increase its tree canopy, which will green the community, reduce the urban heat island effect, and reduce the community’s carbon footprint. Learn more.
Larger Recycling Carts Available to All Residents
Residents in Louisville Metro are able to purchase 90-gallon recycling carts replacing the smaller bins. These larger carts encourage more recycling and less waste going to the landfill. Order here.