Dec 1 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Money Saving Tips for the Holidays and New Year

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free, money-saving workshops in December to help residents conserve energy, build extra wealth through couponing, and cook healthier. To learn more about these offerings, including reservation requirements and contact information, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Dec 1 2015 Metro Parks Installing 'Wish Tree' at Creason Administration Building

Metro Parks and Recreation is creating a “Wish Tree” in Joe Creason Park for visitors to share their future hopes and dreams for themselves, their families and the world around them.

Dec 1 2015 Retired and Senior Volunteers Honored for Service

Louisville Metro’s RSVP (Retired & Senior Volunteer Program) will host their annual recognition event, “Celebrating Volunteer Giving,” on Wednesday, December 2, from 12 - 3 p.m. at The Olmsted, (Masonic Home Campus) 3701 Frankfort Ave.  The event is generously sponsored by Passport Health Plan – sharing in RSVP’s goal for seniors’ healthy living and community involvement.

Nov 30 2015 Louisville Awarded $1.5 Million in ‘Transportation Alternatives Program’ Funding

Louisville has received $1.5 million in federal funding for a project to improve conditions in downtown Louisville for pedestrians and people with disabilities, among others, Mayor Greg Fischer and Gov. Steve Beshear announced today.

Nov 30 2015 Winter Weather Tips for Cats

Happy Cat

All good shelter designs share several qualities:

• Strong insulation – needed to trap body heat, which turns the cats into little radiators. Use straw, not hay or blankets.