Mar 7 2019 Locust Grove celebrates the lives and the libations of the presidents in a new series of programs

Historic Locust Grove, a National Historic Landmark established c. 1792, is excited to welcome a series of guest speakers for three evening events celebrating The Age of Hamilton and the first three American Presidents, as well as the refreshments they enjoyed during their lifetimes.

Mar 7 2019 President James and Council Members George, Triplett, and Fox to host Community Discussion concerning the Metro Budget Shortfall on Saturday, March 9th

President David James (D-6) will join Council Members Nicole George (D-21), Kevin Triplett (D-15) and Mark Fox (D-13) in hosting a Community Discussion for the public concerning the current pension and Insurance Tax Rate Ordinance and the Metro Budget Shortfall on Saturday, March 9th.

Mar 7 2019 Council Members offer alternative plan to deal with pension situation, budget cuts and new revenue

An alternative proposal has been offered to deal with the $35 million projected deficit in the coming Metro Government budget due to pension obligations, increased health care costs and revenue shortfalls. It calls for raising the insurance tax rate on all forms of insurance, other than health, in a more conservative manner and raising the car rental fee. It also calls for cuts or policy changes in Metro Government departments and all levels of management.

Mar 7 2019 Louisville Cycling Podcast

Click here to listen to the interview with Josh Patton of Lindsey Wilson College. 

Mar 6 2019 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, March 9th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” on Saturday, March 9th.  It is an opportunity for District 12 residents to meet with their Councilman.  

Mar 6 2019 Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey offers online survey about proposed insurance tax

In an effort to get the views of as many people as possible in her district, Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey (D-3) has posted an online survey for those who would like to share their views on the proposed insurance tax.

Mar 5 2019 LouVelo Set to Expand to U of L Campus

Click here to the read the story from Insider Louisville

Mar 5 2019 Tree Givewaway at the Louisville Zoo

Join the Division of Community Forestry on Saturday, March 16th at the Louisville Zoo from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. for a tree giveaway!

1100 Trevilian Way
Louisville, KY
(Bus Parking Lot)


Mar 5 2019 Spring 2019 Free Tree Giveaway

Join us on Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. for  our 2019 Spring Free Tree Giveaway!

Jefferson Community & Technical College

125 W. Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202
(JCTC Student Parking Lot)


Mar 4 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey announces additional West Louisville Town Hall Meetings for the public on the budget

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey will host two additional West Louisville Town Hall meetings for residents of District 3 as a way for the community to give more input on the situation involving the budget and the pension crisis for Metro Government.

Mar 4 2019 Councilwoman Shanklin to host public meeting for residents in District 2 to learn more about the budget and pension situation

Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin will host a special public meeting for residents of District 2 to learn more about the pension situation and budget concerns facing Louisville Metro Government on Wednesday, March 6th.

Mar 4 2019 Kentucky Severe Weather Awareness Week and Statewide Tornado Drill


Media Contact: Mitchell Burmeister, 565-7842


Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 1-7

City officials encourage all citizens to Be Aware, Be Prepared, and Have a Plan for severe weather.

Mar 3 2019 Budget Committee to hold second and final public hearing on pension situation on Monday, March 4th

The Louisville Metro Council’s Budget Committee will hold its second and final public hearing on the proposed Insurance Tax Ordinance and the pension situation facing Metro Government on Monday, March 4th beginning at 6:00pm.

Mar 1 2019 Dr Moyer responds to the Courier Journal’s coverage of the state’s hepatitis A outbreak

When we were in the middle of the hepatitis A outbreak, The Courier Journal covered our response, and a CJ reporter and photographer even spent time with us to see exactly how we were dealing with the outbreak.

Mar 1 2019 Council Members Green, Dorsey and Purvis to host West Louisville Town Hall on Wednesday, March 6th

As the discussion over pensions continues, Council Members Jessica Green (D-1), Keisha Dorsey (D-3), and Donna Purvis (D-5) will host a joint West Louisville Town Hall Meeting at Southwick Community Center to discuss the current budget situation and the proposed tax increase.