Jun 10 2015 Council Members Welch and Fowler say the pool’s open for Summer Family Fun on Tuesday nights

As the warm temperatures begin to rise in Metro Louisville, Council members Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) and Cindi Fowler (D-14) have a special event for families that will last through the summer and it’s a healthy way to stay cool.

Jun 10 2015 Councilwoman Hamilton announces FREE WiFi Network pilot program for West Louisville residents

Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton (D-5) today announced the launch of a new outdoor public WiFi network pilot program for residents in the Shawnee Neighborhood. 

Jun 9 2015 Louisville Syringe Exchange Program to Open Tomorrow

Louisville’s Syringe Exchange Program will open tomorrow in a mobile unit adjacent Public Health and Wellness headquarters at 400 E. Gray St.  A licensed substance abuse counselor from Public Health and Wellness will provide staffing for the site.  Volunteers of America of Kentucky will provide outreach.

Jun 9 2015 Metro Councilman Stuart Benson to Host District 20 Dialogue Featuring the Urton Lane Corridor Project

Informational Meeting Regarding the Urton Lane Corridor from Taylorsville Road to Rehl Road

Jun 9 2015 “The LEGO Movie” is June’s Free Summer Movie at Iroquois Amphitheater

June’s Free Summer Movie, The LEGO Movie, is set for this Saturday, June 13th at Iroquois Amphitheater at 8:00pm.

Jun 8 2015 River Metals Recycling Offers Incentives for 9th District Residents

Louisville – Councilman Bill Hollander (D-9) is announcing an opportunity for 9th District Residents to “get green for going green”.  River Metals Recycling (RMR) and the 9th District are partnering to offer incentives for 9th District residents to recycle metal from June 22-27, which corresponds with junk pick up in the District.

Jun 8 2015 Councilwoman Hamilton announces the return of the District 5 Friday Night Movies in the Park for the summer of 2015

As a way to welcome summer, Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton announces the return of a great family event when the District 5 “Free Friday Night Movies in the Park” gets underway in District 5 on Friday, June 19th in Chickasaw Park

Jun 8 2015 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, June 13th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” is set for Saturday, June 13th. It is a chance for residents to meet with their Councilman

Jun 5 2015 Mayor outlines parks budget investments at Mary T. Meagher aquatic facility

A critically needed new pool filter at the Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center is part of the $7.4 million in parks improvements and maintenance included in Mayor Greg Fischer’s recommended city budget for the upcoming fiscal year. Fischer and parks’ officials outlined the investments at the Mary T., one of the most heavily used parks facilities, which hosts tens of thousands of users and groups of all ages each year. 

Jun 4 2015 Seventh Annual Spin-A-Yarn Storytelling Festival at the Little Loomhouse set for Saturday, June 6th

Long before there was an internet, Ipad, TV or Radio, it was the storyteller who would spin yarns and tell tall tales of folklore or history to keep audiences of young and old alike entertained and fascinated through the spoken word. This Saturday, you can relive the feel of those days when the Little Loomhouse presents The Seventh Annual Spin-A-Yarn Storytelling Festival sponsored by Councilman Dan Johnson (D-21).

Jun 3 2015 Councilwoman Shanklin announces free used furniture available to flood or fire victims, and those in need this Friday and Saturday

Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin (D-2) announces there will be a giveaway of free used furniture for those who have been affected by flooding or fire damage in the last two months

Jun 3 2015 Employee of the Month for June

We are proud to announce Shannon Riley is our June employee of the month. 

 

Here’s what her co-worker Deanna had to say:

 

Jun 3 2015 LMAS Joins KHS in Offering $5 Cat Adoptions Every Friday in June

LOUISVILLE KY – To celebrate Adopt a Shelter Cat month, the Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) and Louisville Metro Animal Services (LMAS) are joining together to offer $5 Feline Fridays in June. Adoptions for adult cats will be just $5 on June 5, 12, 19 and 26.

 

The $5 Feline Fridays adoption special is designed to help cats age one year or older find great homes faster.

 

Jun 3 2015 Impact of Kentucky Automotive Industry Tops $14 Billion

Joined by Gov. Steve Beshear and industry leaders, the Kentucky Automotive Industry Association (KAIA) shared results today of the first in-depth study of the significant fiscal and economic impact of Kentucky’s automotive industry.

Jun 3 2015 Councilman Johnson encourages community to celebrate at the Americana Community Center 25th World Festival

For the last 25 years, it has been a celebration that brings the local community together to share and celebrate the cultural heritages of the people in the Louisville Metro area.      This Saturday, Councilman Dan Johnson encourages the community to come out and experience the Americana Community Center’s 25th Annual World Festival as it continues the tradition of sharing the history of all members of the community.