Feb 23 2017 Ernst and Young LLP to open national executive support center in Louisville, creating 125 jobs

 Ernst & Young LLP, one of the world’s largest business-services organizations, plans to open a 125-member office for executive assistants and other shared professional functions in downtown Louisville with a $4.35 million investment, Mayor Greg Fischer and Gov. Matt Bevin announced today.

Feb 21 2017 Old Crow Medicine Show to play Iroquois Amphitheater June 2

Award-winning country/folk band Old Crow Medicine Show will be paying homage to the legendary Bob Dylan when they make a tour stop at the Iroquois Amphitheater on Friday, June 2.

Feb 21 2017 Landbank Authority approves sale of 6 vacant properties

Six vacant properties were approved for sale by the Landbank Authority at a special meeting held on Wednesday, February 15th. The proposed sales will enhance the condition of properties and lots in neighborhoods across the city.                                                          

Feb 17 2017 Mayor urges signups for street sweeping alerts system

Street Sweeper on 3rd street near downtown Louisville.

Feb 17 2017 District 8 eNews - The Projects Edition

Make sure to check out the District 8 eNews Projects Edition and sign up to receive future editions and other important updates.

Feb 14 2017 City begins community conversation to combat redlining

Louisville Metro Government’s Office of Redevelopment Strategies is launching a citywide effort to address the issue of redlining in Louisville – past and present.

Feb 13 2017 Councilwoman Welch to participate in “Meet Your Legislators” on Saturday, February 18th

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) will join State Representatives McKenzie Cantrell and Jeff Donohue for “Meet Your Legislators” on Saturday, February 18th at the Fairdale Library.

Feb 13 2017 Expanded resources coming to the Nia Center

Mayor Greg Fischer today announced expanded resources coming to the Nia Center, a one-stop workforce and entrepreneurial development center located at 2900 W. Broadway. Enhancements include department function additions and training opportunities, a new loan program and the addition of a café.

Feb 13 2017 Creason Park bridge to be closed for three weeks beginning Wednesday

The southern bridge over Beargrass Creek at Joe Creason Park will be closed for approximately three weeks beginning Wednesday, February 15, for deck repairs.


Feb 13 2017 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, February 18th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” is set for Saturday, February 18th.  It is an opportunity for District 12 residents to meet with their Councilman. It will take place at the new Panera Bread at 6900 Dixie Highway beginning at 10:00am to 12:00 pm.  

Feb 13 2017 Public Safety Committee to hear Metro Corrections Update on Wednesday, February 15th

The Metro Council’s Public Safety Committee will hear from Mark Bolton, Director of Metro Corrections, when it meets on Wednesday, February 15th.

Feb 9 2017 Metro Council approves Resolution in support of a new NBA franchise for Metro Louisville

By a unanimous vote, The Louisville Metro Council on Thursday night approved a resolution of support for any future expansion of the National Basketball Association in Metro Louisville. Resolution says an NBA/WNBA Team would be welcomed and could enhance the city  


Feb 9 2017 Councilwoman Hamilton announces District 5 Neighborhood Advisory Committee set for Monday, February 20th

Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton announces the first meeting of the year of the District 5 Neighborhood Advisory Committee is set for Monday, February 20th with a focus on youth violence and the No More Red Dots program.

Feb 9 2017 Louisville fathers invited to free dinner and workshop on teaching resiliency to their kids

Fathers, particularly of young children living in west Louisville neighborhoods, are invited to attend a free dinner and workshop, 502 Fathers Make a Difference, to learn what they can do to promote resiliency in their children.

Feb 9 2017 Notice of Action on FEDOOP Operating Permit: Forth Technologies, Inc.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise a FEDOOP operating permit for Forth Technologies, Inc. (Pigment Manufacturing Operation), 600 Bergman Avenue, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The significant revision is to add equipment from construction and remove greenhouse gas limits. The 30 day public comment period starts February 10, 2017 and ends on March 13, 2017. 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.