Dec 5 2019 Metro Government recognized with top financial reporting award for ninth consecutive year

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded Louisville Metro Government the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the ninth year in a row.

Dec 5 2019 Louisville again earns 100 on Human Rights scorecard

For the fifth year in a row, Louisville has earned a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) scorecard.

The ranking — called the Municipal Equality Index (MEI) — reflects the city’s support of the LGBTQ community, and the commitment of all Louisville Metro Government agencies to ensure the city is welcoming and inclusive.

Dec 5 2019 The Fight Test Edition of District 8 eNews is Live
Dec 4 2019 Listen to the latest episode of the 8 More Miles Podcast with Kentucky Resource Council's Tom Fitzgerald

Councilman Coan welcomes the irrepressible Tom Fitzgerald – Fitz – to discuss the environment, government and justice. Available on iTunes, Soundcloud, 

Dec 3 2019 Park DuValle welcomes all to Holiday Festival on Dec. 7

Members of the Park DuValle community are proud to host the Fourth Annual Park DuValle Holiday Festival this Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019. The four-hour event takes place 2- 6 p.m. featuring fun and activities for all ages held at numerous sites in the Park DuValle neighborhood.  The event concludes at 5:30 p.m. with a Tree Lighting Ceremony next to the clubhouse at 1804 Russell Lee Dr.

Dec 3 2019 LMPD, partner agencies receive nearly $1.4 million in funding to expand crime victim services

Louisville Metro Police Chief Steve Conrad, joined by Mayor Greg Fischer and U.S. Rep.

Dec 3 2019 Number of Reported Flu Cases Continues to Climb

Photo of an infographic listing several steps to take if you are sick with the flu.Flu season is definitely here.  The number of confirmed flu cases reported by

Dec 3 2019 LMPD Chief to update Public Safety Committee on reorganization – Additional update on Youth Detention Services closure and transition

Chief Steve Conrad will testify before the Public Safety Committee on Wednesday, December 4th on the latest reorganization for LMPD. Dr. Ursula Mullins to update the committee on the pending closure and transition of Youth Detention Services to the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Dec 3 2019 Councilwoman Shanklin brings “Light up Newburg” to Petersburg Park this Saturday

A special holiday party is coming soon and Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin invites District 2 residents to Newburg-Petersburg Park for this year’s “Light up Newburg”, on Saturday, December 7th.

Dec 3 2019 43rd Annual Old Louisville Holiday Home Tour brings festive fun this weekend

Experience yuletides past in one of the city’s unique neighborhoods when the 43rd Annual Old Louisville Holiday Home Tour gets underway this Saturday, December 7th and Sunday, December 8th.

Dec 2 2019 President James and LMPD officers invite the community to the Parkhill Holiday Party on Friday, December 6th

President David James (D-6) and officers of the LMPD’s Second Division will host the Parkhill Holiday Party at the Parkhill Community Center on Friday, December 6th.

Dec 2 2019 Jefferson County Attorney secures increase for domestic violence victim support

Federal grant of $176,185 funds victim advocates in the office’s Domestic Violence Intake Center and is part of more than $1.5 million in recent federal grants given to local government agencies to serve DV victims

LOUISVILLE–Domestic violence victims in Louisville will continue to have a place to go for immediate legal action and protection, thanks to Jefferson County Attorney Mike O’Connell and $176,185 in federal grant money.

Dec 2 2019 Councilman Ackerson announces his Annual Town Hall Meeting for residents of District 26

Councilman Brent T. Ackerson is extending an invitation to residents of District 26 to attend his Annual Town Hall meeting on Saturday morning, December 7th in the cafeteria of Saint John Paul II Catholic Church on Hikes Lane.

Dec 2 2019 President James invites everyone to the 8th Annual Light up California Holiday Celebration

With the holiday season underway, President David James is once again hosting a special seasonal event for residents of District 6 when the 8th Annual Light up California Holiday Celebration gets underway beginning at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 5th.

Nov 27 2019 Neighborhood Place partners host a holiday festival, three employment outreaches and more

Neighborhood Place partners will host several events in December to help bring fun and resources for families including the Fourth Annual Park DuValle Holiday Festival; three employment outreaches from KentuckianaWorks Health Career Center, National Processing Center and Sodexo;  and several offerings of an educational baby shower.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.