Oct 17 2014 The Louisville Metro Police Foundation Endorses the Louisville Affordable Housing Trust Fund

The Louisville Metro Police Foundation has joined more than 100 organizations to endorse the Louisville Affordable Housing Trust Fund (LAHTF), a nonprofit that facilitates the development and rehabilitation of affordable housing by making grants and loans, providing technical support, and enabling builders and developers to construct affordable housing with less financial risk.

Oct 17 2014 Louisville Division of Fire Holds Promotional Ceremony for 9 Firefighters

Today, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and Louisville Division of Fire Chief, Colonel Gregory W. Frederick celebrated the promotion of nine firefighters. Five Firefighters were promoted to Fire Apparatus Operators (Sergeants) and four Sergeants were promoted to Fire Company Commanders (Captains). Sergeants are responsible for the safe operation of response vehicles during emergency and non-emergency incidents.

Oct 16 2014 Volunteers Needed for District 16 Brightside Cleanliness Assessment Team

We are looking for a Brightside Champion in District 16, which includes the neighborhoods of Barbourmeade, Brownsboro Farm, Coldstream, Glenview, Glenview Hills, Glenview Manor, Green Spring, Hills and Dales, Indian Hills, Northfield, Prospect, Spring Valley, Thornhill, and Worthington Hills.  The Brightside Champion would take the lead on the assessment team, working to recruit volunteers to join their assessment team, coordinate with their team, and then report their findings back to Bright

Oct 15 2014 ReSurfaced Offers Children's Theatre, Opera, Music and More This Weekend

Sunday is Kentucky Opera Benefit Day

Oct 15 2014 Proposed Title V Construction Permit for BAE Systems

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a revised construction permit to BAE Systems (military weapons refurbisher/manufacturer), 163 Rochester Drive, in accordance with Regulation 2.03, for a paint booth. The 30 day public comment period starts October 16, 2014 and ends on November 17, 2014. 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 14 2014 Councilmen Yates and Blackwell invite the community to the Southwest YMCA Fall Family Festival

Fall is in the air with Halloween just around the corner so Councilmen David Yates (D-25) and Rick Blackwell (D-12) are once again inviting the community to the Southwest YMCA Fall Family Festival on Saturday, October 18th. It’s a free event for the whole family.

Oct 14 2014 Councilwoman Ward-Pugh hosts 16th Annual Fall Community Cleanup in the Ninth District

With beautiful fall colors now turning, it is time to help make the Ninth District just as beautiful and that can only happen with the help of dedicated volunteers. Councilwoman Tina Ward-Pugh is sending out the call for volunteers to join her for the 16th Annual 9th District Fall Community Cleanup.

Oct 14 2014 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-0296-14-F for Louisville and Jefferson County Riverport Authority

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Louisville and Jefferson County Riverport Authority (dry bulk material transfer facility), 6900 Riverport Drive in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts October 14, 2014 and ends on November 13, 2014. 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 13 2014 New Report Aimed at Growing Louisville's Craft Beer Industry, Tourism and Culture

Craft beer industry part of Mayor’s focus on food and beverage economic sector

Oct 13 2014 High School Students Join Mayor Fischer to Celebrate National Manufacturing Day in Louisville

Kentucky Manufacturing Career Center holds Open House for job seekers

Oct 11 2014 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit for Brenntag Mid-South, Inc.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Brenntag Mid-South, Inc, 3900 Tucker Ave., in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts October 11, 2014, and ends on November 11, 2014. 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 10 2014 Metro Council approves resolution to establish “Quiet Zone” for Parkland, Park DuValle and Park Hill Area

 
October 9, 2014
Mary C. Woolridge, District 3
Attica Scott, District 1

Planning Commission asked to initiate right of way closing process


Louisville – In a unanimous vote, The Louisville Metro Council on Thursday night approved a resolution which will begin the process to establish a “Quiet Zone” at various railroad crossing in the Parkland, Park DuValle and Park Hill areas.

Oct 9 2014 Cyclouvia Returns to Bardstown Road

The popular open streets event is coming back to where it all began, on Bardstown Road and Baxter Avenue, from Douglass Boulevard to East Broadway, Mayor Greg Fischer announced.

The next Cyclouvia will close Bardstown and Baxter to vehicular traffic on Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., with police-assisted crossings at Eastern Parkway and Grinstead Drive.

Oct 9 2014 ReSurfaced Welcomes Louisville Ballet, Music and More this Weekend

ReSurfaced, the popular pop-up plaza on West Main Street, has a weekend full of entertainment beginning with performances from the Louisville Ballet Thursday evening. Music from Young Widows will take center stage on Friday and the Afrophysicists band will bring the Afrobeat alive on Saturday. On Sunday, one dollar from every craft beer sold will benefit Bicycling for Louisville.

Oct 9 2014 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit for Lanning Chemical Company

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Lanning Chemical Company, 3000 Griffin Avenue in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts October 9, 2014 and ends on November 10, 2014. 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.