Dec 2 2016 Councilman James hosts Unity Holiday Celebration to usher in the holiday season in District 6

With the 2016 Holiday Season now underway, Councilman David James issues a holiday greeting and invitation to residents of District 6 to come out for this year’s Unity Holiday Celebration in California Leisure Park beginning at 5:00pm on Friday, December 9th.

Dec 2 2016 Syphilis Cases Increasing in Louisville

The Department of Public Health and Wellness, with support from the Kentucky Department for Public Health, is increasing its activities to monitor and screen for syphilis.

New infectious syphilis cases in Louisville rose from 73 cases in 2014 to 89 cases by mid-November 2016.  The number of reported new cases of infectious syphilis rose nationally by 19 percent between 2014 and 2015 according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

Dec 2 2016 Tonight! - Annual Highview Holiday Fest

Friday, December 2
Central Government Center & Highview Park 
6:00pm-8:00pm

Come and enjoy lights and decorations throughout Highview Park, horse drawn carriage rides, caroling, children’s activities, refreshments, the Highview Business Showcase and a visit from Santa Claus. This is a free, family-friendly event.

Dec 2 2016 Louisville Metro Government to seek intervention in LG&E rate increase case

Louisville Metro Government will seek to intervene in the pending case before the Public Service Commission (PSC) involving Louisville Gas & Electric’s request for an increase in utility rates.

Dec 1 2016 Councilwoman Fowler encourages everyone to take a seasonal trip to Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing

Councilwoman Cindi Fowler (D-14) invites everyone to enjoy the holiday season this year by taking a special trip back in time at Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing this weekend with the Old Fashioned Holiday Festival.

Dec 1 2016 21st Annual Olde Tyme Christmas Set for Frankfort Avenue on Saturday, December 3rd

It’s the time of year when Frankfort Avenue rings in the holidays with the 21st Annual Olde Tyme Christmas on Saturday, December 3.  The festivities kickoff at 9:00 a.m. and continue until 8:00 p.m.

Dec 1 2016 Free Webinar: Real Talk about a Real Epidemic: Heroin & Opiates

Operation: PARENT is joining forces with the Kentucky Harm Reduction Coalition to present an informative webinar entitled Real Talk about a Real Epidemic, Heroin, and Opiates. We will dig into the topic of opioid use, focus on how prescription pain pills can lead to heroin use, and cover the following learning objectives. 

Nov 30 2016 Neighborhood Place partners host a holiday festival, a Kwanzaa reception and numerous workshops

Neighborhood Place sites in Louisville have helped to organize  a holiday festival and home tours in the Park DuValle area, a Kwanzaa reception, three energy efficiency overviews, a community dental care information sesssion and much more in December.  To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Nov 30 2016 Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s Foundation Awarded $63,000 Grant to Help Local Veterans

Frazier Rehab Institute to benefit from federal grant from Veteran’s Administration

Nov 30 2016 Notice of Public Comment Period and Hearing: 1-Hour SO2 Attainment Plan for Louisville/Jefferson County, KY Nonattainment Area

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District opens a public comment period November 30, 2016, on a 1-Hour SO2 Attainment Plan for the Louisville/Jefferson County, Kentucky Nonattainment Area, which the District intends to submit to the Kentucky Division for Air Quality to send to EPA for inclusion in the Kentucky State Implementation Plan.

Nov 30 2016 Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus open “Santa’s Workshop South” to collect toys for local children at City Hall

Historic City Hall will become “Santa’s Workshop South” next week when Councilwoman Jessica Green (D-1) and Councilman Kelly Downard (R-16) team up once again to encourage people to donate new, unwrapped toys for the children of women incarcerated at the Pee Wee Valley Correction Center.  

Nov 30 2016 Mayor Fischer announces ABCs of Buying Local social media campaign

Campaign aims to raise awareness of local businesses and to increase dollars spent locally

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer today announced the ABCs of Buying Local social media campaign. The campaign aims to increase dollars spent locally during the holiday season.

Nov 30 2016 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for District 12 on Saturday, December 10th

Residents of District 12 have another opportunity to meet with Councilman Rick Blackwell at the last “Coffee with Your Councilman” of 2016 on Saturday, December 10th.

Nov 29 2016 Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.: Title V construction permit C-0082-1033-16-V

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue two construction permits 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 December 1, 2016, and ends on January 3, 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.

Nov 29 2016 Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.: Title V construction permit 318-92-C(R1)

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue two construction permits 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 December 1, 2016, and ends on January 3, 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.