Mar 12 2015 Councilman James to join volunteers to deliver Meals on Wheels on Wednesday, March 18th

Councilman David James (D-6) will take time on Wednesday, March 18th to join other volunteers as they deliver Meals on Wheel to the elderly as part of the national “March on Wheels” campaign

Mar 12 2015 Louisville Metro Government and the Louisville Affordable Housing Trust Fund Partner to Host Event for Local Lenders

Local lenders are invited to attend a special event on Thursday, March 26 from 10am to noon at the Metro Development Center, located at 444 S. Fourth Street.

Mar 12 2015 Hamilton announces next meeting of District 5 Neighborhood Advisory Committee set for Monday, March 16th

Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton announces an important meeting of the District 5 Neighborhood Advisory Committee set for Monday, March 16th to discuss the recent violence in District 5’s neighborhoods

Mar 11 2015 Proposed Agreed Board Order 15-02 with Reynolds Consumer Products, LLC.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will hold a public hearing on March 18, 2015, on a proposed Agreed Board Order with Reynolds Consumer Products LLC. Reynolds is alleged to have violated District Regulation 2.16 (Title V Operating Permits) at its facility located on Hale Avenue.

Mar 11 2015 Pothole Blitz 2015 is Underway

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Mar 11 2015 Louisville’s Resurfaced Project Earns Award for Re-use of Vacant Downtown Space

Louisville’s transformation of a vacant space in the heart of downtown into a temporary, pop-up plaza has earned the top annual award from the state’s professional landscape architects.

Mar 10 2015 11th Annual Forest Fest Bluegrass Festival – May 16 at Jefferson Memorial Forest

A spectacular day of Bluegrass music, food, craft vendors and youth activities in a scenic environment awaits those who visit Jefferson Memorial Forest’s eleventh annual Forest Fest on Saturday, May 16.  

Forest Fest has been known for providing a great variety of bluegrass music; this year’s event expands on that tradition with six musical acts in the lineup. The music starts at 11 a.m. in the forest’s Horine Section, 12304 Holsclaw Hill Road.

Mar 10 2015 Mayor Rallies Community for "Give A Day" Week of Service, April 18-26

A tractor-trailer load of toys and supplies for school kids in need, bikes for refugees from war-torn countries and a community drive for stuffed animals for kids who have experienced crime, fires or other crisis. Those are some of the projects planned during the fourth annual Give A Day volunteer week April 18-26. The week of service helps launch the 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival.

Mar 10 2015 Louisville Selected to Participate in President Obama’s New TechHire Initiative

<p>Louisville has been selected as one of 21 cities to participate in TechHire, a new initiative to connect middle-class Americans to technology jobs, President Obama announced at the White House.</p>

Mar 10 2015 Councilwoman Welch to deliver Meals on Wheels in District 13 and encourages others to volunteer

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch will join thousands of volunteers in Metro Louisville and the Commonwealth of Kentucky when she delivers Meals on Wheels to seniors in District 13 on Monday, March 16th.

Mar 9 2015 Huge Book Donation Launches New Community-wide Student Reading Program

Thanks to a generous local educational company, and collaboration with Metro United Way, UPS, Jefferson County Public Schools, YMCA, and Teamsters Local 89, the Louisville Free Public Library received a donation of nearly 149,000 books! The books include 28 popular, nationally-acclaimed titles including: Mrs.

Mar 9 2015 Councilman Hollander announces monthly “Meet with Bill” set for Thursday, March 19th

Councilman Bill Hollander is encouraging District 9 residents to come out for the monthly “Meet with Bill” set for Thursday, March 19th at the Mellwood Arts Center 1860 Mellwood Avenue

Mar 9 2015 Councilman Hollander announces monthly “Meet with Bill” set for Thursday, March 19th

Louisville – Councilman Bill Hollander is encouraging District 9 residents to come out for the monthly “Meet with Bill” set for Thursday, March 19th at the Mellwood Arts Center 1860 Mellwood Avenue.

“I want to make myself available to the people of District 9 to let me know what’s on their mind,” says Hollander. “I will be hosting these informal chats at various times through the district. We are always happy to hear from constituents.”

Mar 9 2015 President Tandy applauds TechHire Initiative announced by President Obama

President David Tandy (D-4) applauds a new effort announced by President Barack Obama to work with local governments to get people the training they need to move in to well-paid technical jobs

Mar 9 2015 Councilwoman Flood honors Southern High School Students for Black History Month

As part of the Metro Council’s 2015 Black History Month, Councilwoman Madonna Flood (D-24) honored a very accomplished student from Southern High School, Monetinea Haggard