Jul 16 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit to Whayne Supply Company (Caterpillar dealership from heavy machinery, to agribusiness, to on-highway trucks), 1440 Cecil Company, Louisville, KY 40211 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This permit is being issued to renew the FEDOOP operating permit. The 30-day public comment period starts on July 17, 2019, and ends on August 16, 2019. 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.

Jul 16 2019 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, July 20th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” is set for Saturday, July 20th.  It is an opportunity for District 12 residents to meet with their Councilman.  

Jul 16 2019 HistoriCorps Volunteers Work on Detached Kitchen at Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing

Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing is excited to announce that the detached kitchen behind the historic Farnsley-Moremen House is getting some much-needed maintenance this summer thanks to HistoriCorps. Headquartered in Denver, CO, HistoriCorps engages volunteers from all over the country to save and sustain historic resources for the public’s benefit.

Jul 15 2019 Councilman Hollander invites District 9 residents to “Meet with Bill” on Tuesday, July 23

Councilman Bill Hollander is inviting District 9 residents to come out to the next “Meet with Bill” on Tuesday, July 23, 2019.      

“We are always happy to hear from constituents.  To make those meetings more convenient, we hold office hours at various places around the district in addition to our regular, evening D9 Community Conversations,” says Hollander.

“Meet with Bill” is set for the St. Matthews Library, 3940 Grandview Avenue from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

Jul 15 2019 Groundbreaking Planned for Major Improvements at Charlie Vettiner Park

Event marks start of $800,000 investment in park

Jul 14 2019 Councilwoman Fowler to host Kick Off Party as the Sun Valley Pool officially opens on Monday, July 15th

Councilwoman Cindi Fowler (D-14) will officially host a Kick Off Party for the community as a way of formally opening the Sun Valley Pool on Monday, July 15th.

Jul 12 2019 Insider Louisville on the Barret Ave Shared Use Path

Click here to read the Insider Louisville interview with Councilman Brandon Coan about the Barret Ave Shared Use Path.

Jul 12 2019 Air Quality Alert for Saturday (07/13)

News Item about air quality alert for Saturday (07/13)

Jul 11 2019 Neighborhood Place partners host eight back to school events

Neighborhood Place and numerous community partners will offer eight back to school events in late July and early August 2019.  These events will provide free school supplies while supplies last as well as a wide range of services and resources to help local youth and families be better prepared for the start of school year.

Jul 11 2019 Listen to the latest episode of the Eight More Miles Podcast with LMPD Fifth Division Major Aubrey Gregory

Councilman Coan checks in with the Highlands’ police leader on 2019 crime trends, fallout from the FY20 budget and extra summer safety plans. Available on Spotify, SoundCloud and iTunes. 

Jul 10 2019 LMAS Shelter nears Max Capacity; Redemption fees waived for July

Director announces amnesty in an effort to reduce kennel overcrowding as shelter struggles to manage increase in stray pets

The Louisville Metro Animal Services shelter is near maximum capacity, so in an effort to reduce kennel overcrowding, all redemption fees for impounded stray pets at the LMAS shelter are waived for the month of July.

Jul 9 2019 Sixteen small businesses receive loans from city

Since January, sixteen businesses have been approved for loans, totaling over $1.25 million, by the Louisville Metro Government’s Department of Economic Development and Office of Resilience and Community Services. The loans will leverage a total investment of more than $1.7 million and will assist the businesses in opening, expanding services, or rehabilitating properties.

Jul 9 2019 Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social Sunday, July 14 from 1-5 PM At Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing

The entire family is invited to enjoy a day of fun on the banks of the Ohio River as Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing hosts its 18th annual “Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social,” Sunday, July 14 from 1-5 p.m. 

The historic property is located at 7410 Moorman Road. 

Jul 8 2019 Olmsted Parks Conservancy offers FREE walking tours in July, exploring Iroquois Park’s 131-year history.



Jul 8 2019 APCD Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking / Opening of Informal Comment Period

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (the District) is giving this Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, and opens an informal public comment period July 8, 2019, on amendments to Regulation 1.08, Administrative Procedures.