Apr 25 2018 The D8 eNews Fastest Two Minutes Edition is Live!

Apr 25 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit for Kentucky Trailer (semi-tractor/trailer manufacturing), 7201 Logistics Drive, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This is a standard permit renewal. The 30-day public comment period starts April 28, 2018, and ends on May 29, 2018.  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.

Apr 25 2018 Metro Department of Corrections terminates two probationary officers for violating use of force policy

Two Louisville Metro Department of Corrections Probationary Officers were terminated on Monday, April 24, after being found in violation of the department’s Use of Force Policy.

Corrections Officers David Schwartz, 47, and Devan Edwards, 21, both hired on Sept. 8, 2017, were found to have used excessive and unnecessary force on a Metro inmate who they say failed to follow their directions in an incident on April 15.

Apr 25 2018 Mayor Fischer’s 2018 Give A Day Week breaks last year’s record with more than 205,000 volunteers and acts of compassion

Volunteers cleaned neighborhoods, built beds for children and collected canned goods for the hungry. They donated bicycles to refugees, fed the homeless from food trucks and collected inspiring stories and scarves for women facing cancer.

Apr 24 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise an operating permit for Louisville Medical Center Steam Plant Company (Steam and chilled water services), 235 Abraham Flexner Way, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This revision is to add requirements for the boilers as required by 40 CFR 63 Subpart DDDDD. The 30-day public comment period starts April 26, 2018 and ends on May 25, 2018. 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.

Apr 24 2018 White Castle employee diagnosed with Hepatitis A virus

An employee of the White Castle restaurant located at 3701 Seventh St. Rd. has been diagnosed with acute hepatitis A.  As a result, customers who ate at the restaurant from April 6 to April 20, 2018 may have been exposed to the hepatitis A virus. 

Apr 23 2018 Democratic Caucus will not meet on Thursday, April 26th

On Thursday, April 26th Mayor Greg Fischer will present his Fiscal Year 2018 - 2019 Operating and Capital Budgets to The Louisville Metro Council. As a result, there are time changes for regular meetings on that day. The Democratic Caucus of the Louisville Metro Council will not meet on Thursday.

Apr 20 2018 Stay Informed of Emergencies Through Text Alerts this Derby Season

Stay Informed of Emergencies Through Text Alerts this Derby Season

Text “Derby” to 67283 to receive emergency notifications specific to Derby Festival and Kentucky Derby Events

Apr 20 2018 With a better weather forecast, President James sends out the call that Spring Cleanups are on for this Saturday, April 21st

The third time is the charm and the forecast shows this Saturday will be good weather for the postponed Spring Cleanups in and around District 6. 

Apr 20 2018 Louisville Metro Council to host reception for Dr. Marty Pollio of the Jefferson County Public Schools

Members of the Louisville Metro Council will host a formal reception to congratulate and welcome Dr. Marty Pollio as the new Superintendent of the Jefferson County Public Schools on Monday, April 23rd. 

Apr 20 2018 Click here to view the April 19 Bardstown Road corridor safety study presentation

Click here to view the April 19 Bardstown Road Corridor Safety Study Presentation.

Apr 20 2018 Office of Sustainability will celebrate Earth Day and Arbor Day with a tree giveaway

To celebrate Arbor Day and Earth Day, the Louisville Metro Office of Sustainability, will give away 1,000 trees on Saturday, April 21 from 12-2 p.m. at the Hope Community Garden in south Louisville (1400 Bicknell Drive).

Apr 20 2018 April D9 Community Conversation Focuses on Louisville’s Budget

Councilman Bill Hollander invites the community to attend a D9 Community Conversation on Louisville’s budget.

The meeting is Monday, April 30, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at the Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana, 2115 Lexington Road.

Apr 19 2018 SWMS Enforcement has impounded 2nd vehicle of the year for illegal dumping in District 4

Solid Waste Management Services Enforcement has located and impounded its 2nd vehicle of 2018 after an alert citizen caught illegal dumping going on in the 2100 Block of Pirtle Street. 

Apr 19 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. (synthetic resin manufacturing plant), 4200 Bells Lane, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. The 30-day public comment period starts on April 21, 2018, and ends on May 21, 2018. 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.