Jan 18 2017 The first 2017 District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, January 28th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the first “Coffee with your Councilman” for 2017 is set for Saturday, January 28th.  This is an opportunity for residents of District 12 to meet with their Councilman.  

Jan 17 2017 Councilman Hollander announces VITA mobile clinic returning to District 9 beginning in February

Councilman Bill Hollander and the Louisville Asset Building Coalition (LABC) announce six special mobile Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) clinics on Fridays in District 9, beginning in February.

Jan 13 2017 Louisville Metro Council Offices closed on Monday, January 16th in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

The Offices of the Louisville Metro Council and the Metro Council Clerk will be closed on Monday, January 16th in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday.

Jan 13 2017 City's External Agency Fund Applications Now Open

Grants available to social services and arts and creative industry organizations

Jan 13 2017 Council members James and Sexton Smith to hold support rally to keep the Kroger store on Second Street open

Council members David James (D-6) and Barbara Sexton Smith (D-4) will hold a support rally following the announced decision to close the Kroger located 924 S. 2nd St.

Jan 12 2017 Louisville/Jefferson County Environmental Trust to host landscape management workshop Feb. 4

The Louisville/Jefferson County Environmental Trust is hosting a workshop on land stewardship issues on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Historic Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Lane.

Jan 11 2017 Notice of Cancellation of Public Hearing: 1-Hour SO2 Attainment Plan for the Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky Nonattainment Area

 The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District opened a public comment period November 30, 2016, on the 1-Hour SO2 Attainment Plan for the Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky Nonattainment Area revision to the Jefferson County portion of the Kentucky State Implementation Plan (SIP). 

Jan 11 2017 King holiday week waste collection schedule

There will be no garbage, junk, recycling or yard waste collection on Monday, January 16 within the Urban Services District (former Louisville city limits) in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday.

Collection will resume Tuesday, January 17 and will be delayed by one day for the rest of the week. (Example: residents that have a Monday pickup will have collection on Tuesday.)

Jan 11 2017 Notice of Public Hearing: ConAgra Foods Frozen Foods LLC and Swift Pork Company

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will hold a public hearing on Agreed Board Orders with ConAgra Foods Frozen Foods LLC and Swift Pork Company.  ConAgra Foods Frozen Foods LLC is alleged to have violated District Regulation 5.15 (Chemical Accident Prevention Provisions) at the facility located at 12650 Westport Road in Jefferson County, Kentucky. Swift Pork Company is alleged to have violated District Regulations 1.13 (Control of Objectionable Odors in the Ambient Air) and 2.17 (Federally Enforceable District Origin Operating Permits) at the facility located at 1200 Story Avenue.  APCD Regulation 5.15

Jan 11 2017 Notice of Action on Title V Operating Permit: Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. (synthetic resin manufacturing plant), 4200 Bells Lane, in accordance with Regulation 2.16.  The 30 day public comment period starts January 14, 2017 and ends on February 14, 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.APCD Regulation 2.16

Jan 10 2017 Affordable Housing Trust Fund grant pool opens

The Louisville Affordable Housing Trust Fund (LAHTF) has opened a supportive housing services grant pool through which recipient organizations can fund educational, employment and related services to help individuals and families live more cost-effectively. A total of $25,000 is available to applicants.

Jan 10 2017 Stronghaven, Inc.: Notice of Action on FEDOOP Operating Permit O-0601-17-F

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise a FEDOOP operating permit for Stronghaven, Inc. (Flexographic Printing Operation), 1121 West Kentucky Street, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts January 12, 2017, and ends on February 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.

Jan 10 2017 Revised: Neighborhood Place Partners Offer a Winter Coat Distribution, Two Energy Management Worskhops and Much More

Note:  This version revises the location of the Coat Distribution to only the NorthWest Neighborhood Place

Jan 10 2017 OSHN adds new resource with External Agency Fund

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                             

January 10, 2017                                                                                                                    

 

OSHN adds new resource with External Agency Fund

Application process for funding is now underway

 

Jan 9 2017 Public Health and Wellness Offers Free Radon Test Kits

January is National Radon Action Month