Oct 24 2016 Councilman James joins LMPD Fourth Division officers for Peace Walk in District 6

Councilman David James (D-6) is encouraging residents to come out and join the LMPD’s Fourth Division officers for a Peace Walk against Crime on Tuesday, October 25th, in Old Louisville.

Oct 24 2016 Councilwoman Welch to host 14th Annual Trick or Treat Street with Fairdale Community Club

A great Halloween tradition returns for the children of District 13 when Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch and the Fairdale Community Club host the 14th Annual Trick or Treat Street on Thursday, October 27th.

Oct 24 2016 Mayor Fischer, community partners announce first Bold Moves Against Suicide Summit

Seeks to make ZERO suicides a community goal


Oct 24 2016 Louisville’s Manfred Reid Sr. earns national recognition for community leadership

Metropolitan Housing Authority chairman Manfred Reid Sr. has been given the Dorothy Richardson Award for Resident Leadership, a national recognition for outstanding contributions by community leaders. 

The annual awarded was presented on Friday in Columbus, Ohio, by NeighborWorks America, a Washington, D.C.-based organization dedicated to community development and affordable housing.

Oct 21 2016 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, October 29th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” is set for Saturday, October 29th. It is a chance for residents to meet with their Councilman.  

Oct 21 2016 Lead Safe Louisville encourages you to stay lead safe

The Office of Housing & Community Development and Department of Public Health & Wellness’ Lead Safe Louisville program encourages residents, especially parents of young children, to learn about the dangers of lead poisoning and prevention methods. The week of October 23, 2016 is Lead Poisoning Prevention Week as established by the Global Alliance to Eliminate Lead Paint.

Oct 21 2016 Next “Talk with Tom” set for Saturday, October 29th

The next “Talk with Tom” will be held at Coffee Zone, 1052 Bardstown Road from 9:00am to 11:00am on Saturday, October 29th.

Oct 20 2016 Clariant Corporation (Louisville West Plant): Title V construction permit C-0036-1004-16-V

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Clariant Corporation (Louisville West Plant), a catalysts manufacturing plant, 1227 South 12th Street, in accordance with Regulation 2.16.  The 30-day public comment period starts October 22, 2016, and ends on November 22, 2016.  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 20 2016 Statewide Mortgage to build new corporate headquarters in Louisville, create 30 jobs

Statewide Mortgage, a Louisville-based mortgage lender, will build a $3.4 million corporate office in Jeffersontown and create 30 full-time jobs as it consolidates operations, Mayor Greg Fischer and Gov. Matt Bevin announced today.

Oct 20 2016 2016 Sustainability Summit: It Takes a ‘Ville

The Louisville Metro Office of Sustainability and the Louisville Sustainability Council (LSC) are hosting the third annual Sustainability Summit on Saturday, October 29, 2016. Highlights will include innovative speakers from across the U.S. and a focus on opportunities for residents to actively engage in creating a more sustainable Louisville.

Oct 20 2016 Brightside/Passport Health Plan Fall Community-Wide Cleanup to be held Saturday, October 22

Thousands of volunteers will join together on Saturday, October 22 for the bi-annual Brightside/Passport Health Plan Fall Community-Wide Cleanup to pick up litter and beautify sites across Louisville.  

Oct 20 2016 President Yates to unveil honorary Street Sign for Arch Gleason on Friday, October 21st

President David Yates (D-25) will join officials and employees of the Kentucky Lottery on Friday, October 21st to honor Arch Gleason with the unveiling of an honorary street sign.

Oct 19 2016 Councilman Mulvihill invites District 10 residents to “Chat with Pat” this Saturday

Councilman Pat Mulvihill invites District 10 residents to come out and “Chat with Pat” this Saturday, October 22nd beginning at 8:30am.

Oct 19 2016 Cherokee Park bridge construction changing locations

Repair work is progressing on the Chenoweth Bridge in Jefferson County’s Cherokee Park. The bridge, located on Beargrass Road, was closed in early September to allow for concrete repairs, installation of a waterproofing membrane and asphalt resurfacing. Weather permitting, the bridge will open to traffic on Wednesday, Oct. 26.

Oct 18 2016 Louisville is perfect again on Human Rights scorecard

City described as “beacon of hope” in fueling equality for all

For the second year in a row, Louisville has earned a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign scorecard, which says the city remains a “beacon of hope” in terms of ensuring that all residents are treated equally regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity.