Mar 13 2020 Louisville Metro’s Office of Resilience and Community Services announces plans to provide meals during pandemic response

Louisville Metro Government’s Office of Resilience & Community Services today announced plans to provide meals for seniors ages 60 and older while the city responds to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mar 13 2020 Mayor Fischer, local faith leaders call for community's help to fight coronavirus

Mayor Greg Fischer today urged local churches, mosques, synagogues, and other houses of worship to aid in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic by cancelling religious services.

Mar 13 2020 Louisville Metro’s Office of Resilience and Community Services announces plans to provide meals during pandemic response

Louisville Metro Government’s Office of Resilience & Community Services today announced plans to provide meals for seniors ages 60 and older while the city responds to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mar 13 2020 Jefferson County Attorney Mike O'Connell alters office operations in response to COVID-19 coronavirus

The Kentucky Supreme Court has issued an order that our Commonwealth’s court system will limit its operations starting Monday, March 16 through Friday, April 10  April 24 May 31. This reduction in court activities is absolutely the right decision to handle only the most emergency matters at this time as we respond to the Coronavirus/COVID-19.

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Mar 12 2020 Mayor, Health Director provide update on COVID-19 in city

Mayor Greg Fischer today updated the media on the latest impact of COVID-19 in Louisville and announced new, stricter restrictions on events and public gatherings.

Mar 11 2020 Mayor, Health Director provide update on COVID-19 in city

Mayor Greg Fischer, Dr. Sarah Moyer, director of Louisville Metro Public Health and Wellness (LMPHW), and Dr.

Mar 11 2020 Summer Resource Fair for Youth on March 14

Louisville families with children of all ages are invited to a free resource fair showcasing summer activities for children, youth, and families on Sat., March 14.  Themed “SOAR” which stands for Summer Opportunities and Resource Fair, the event will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the DuValle Education Center gym, 3610 Bohne Ave.

Mar 10 2020 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Louisville Medical Center Steam Plant (provides steam and chilled water to hospital complex), 235 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, 40202, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. The project is to install three (3) new natural gas-fired boilers each rated at approximately 99 MMBtu/hr.  The 30-day public comment period starts on March 12, 2020, and ends on April 13, 2020. 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.

Mar 10 2020 Mayor, officials and local external partners outline COVID-19 precautions

Mayor Greg Fischer and officials today met with roughly 70 local stakeholders and external partners to outline the latest information on the city’s preparedness work related to COVID-19.

Mar 9 2020 Mayor and officials outline ongoing plans to respond to Louisville’s first COVID-19 case

Mayor Greg Fischer today outlined the latest information on the city’s preparedness efforts related to COVID-19, the novel coronavirus.

Mar 7 2020 2019 Novel Coronavirus Information for Healthcare Providers

All updates provided by Dr. Lori Caloia, Medical Director.

Mar 6 2020 Councilwoman George makes the call to Saturday volunteers for two projects in District 21

Councilwoman Nicole George is putting out the call for volunteers this Saturday to help with two projects in District 21. They can either plant a tree or help with a community cleanup.

Mar 6 2020 Mayor Fischer launches 10th season of SummerWorks

Mayor Greg Fischer today announced the start of the 2020 SummerWorks season alongside JCPS Superintendent Dr. Marty Pollio, District 24 Councilwoman Madonna Flood, and others at the Class Act Federal Credit Union branch at Southern High School.

Mar 5 2020 Metro Council approves diversity ordinance for local businesses

By a unanimous vote, the Louisville Metro Council has approved an ordinance which adds more diversity for local government in procuring goods and services from various business groups, including the LGBT community.