Apr 29 2015 Denim Day 2015

Click Here to Register Your Support for Victims of Sexual Assault

(Coordinated by Office For Women in the Dept of Community Servvices)

Apr 29 2015 Give A Day Week Produces Over 166,000 Volunteers, Acts of Compassion

The volunteer projects ranged from helping distribute toys to needy kids to renovating abandoned houses for deserving families to repairing bicycles for use by refugees. Those and many other projects and deeds produced more than 166,000 volunteers and acts of compassion during Louisville’s fourth annual Give A Day week of service which ended April 26.

Apr 29 2015 What Business Can Learn from Government

https://hbr.org/2015/01/what-business-can-learn-from-government

Apr 28 2015 METCO Board Approves Loans to Small Businesses in Buechel and Old Louisville

Two businesses were approved for loans in the amount of $72,703.00 by the Louisville Metropolitan Business Development Corporation.  The loans will leverage a total investment of $1.7 million to assist two companies to renovate properties and prepare them for productive commercial reuse. 

Apr 28 2015 Councilman Stuart Benson to Host the Next District 20 Dialogue Series at Louisville Coffee Company

Councilman Stuart Benson to Host District 20 Dialogue Series

Louisville, KY - Louisville Metro Councilman Stuart Benson (District 20) will host a series of District 20 Dialogues this year with the next installment on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 from 8:00-9:30 a.m. at the Louisville Coffee Company (10414 Watterson) featuring staff from Metro Planning & Design.

Apr 28 2015 Mayor, Metro Council and MSD Establish Workgroup to Evaluate Home Buyout Program

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer today announced the formation of a Work Group to study and recommend a course of action to address homes subject to repetitive losses caused by recent major rain and flood events.

Apr 27 2015 Extreme Park 2.0 Reopens, Named for Former Mayor Dave Armstrong

Surrounded by skaters and bikers, Mayor Greg Fischer today unveiled the newly redesigned Dave Armstrong Extreme Park, renamed in honor of the former Mayor who created the popular park in 2002.

Apr 24 2015 Metro Councilman Stuart Benson to Host District 20 Dialogue Series

Louisville Metro Councilman Stuart Benson (District 20) will host a series of District 20 Dialogues this year with the first in the series on Monday, April 27, 2015 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the Middletown Fire Department (108 Urton Lane) featuring Middletown Fire Chief Riddle.

Apr 24 2015 Councilman Hollander Thanks Robley Rex VA Medical Center Volunteers

Louisville – Councilman Bill Hollander met with volunteers at the Robley Rex VA Medical Center in District 9 today to thank them. The group spent the morning working on the Center’s landscaping as part of Mayor Fischer’s Give A Day Week of Service. 

Apr 24 2015 Councilwoman Denton Hosts Meet and Greet

Louisville, KY –  Councilwoman Julie Denton (District 19) will hold a “Meet and Greet” session Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at Starbucks inside Kroger at the Eastgate Shopping Center (12501 Shelbyville Road) at 9:00 a.m. This informal time is intended for residents to have an opportunity to stop by their local Kroger store and meet the new District 19 Councilwoman and discuss any issues or concerns they may have about the community.

Apr 23 2015 Councilman Magre sets first meeting for Economy Inn Monitoring Committee

Councilman Steve Magre (D-10) has announced the first meeting of the Economy Inn Monitoring Committee will be held on Tuesday, April 28th at 6:30pm at the Camp Taylor Fire Station at 4649 Poplar Level Road

Apr 22 2015 Low Cost Rabies Clinic

Saturday, May 9th

9:00 a.m. - 12 p.m.

The Salvation Army

1010 Beecher Street, Louisville, KY 40215 

Sponsored by Councilwoman Marianne Butler, District 15

Louisville Metro Animal Services (LMAS) wants to make sure you and your pets are protected!

LMAS’ staff veterinarian will administer rabies vaccines and implant microchips at affordable prices!  

Apr 22 2015 President Tandy announces expansion of Curbside Recycling program for residents in District 4 in honor of Earth Day

In honor of Earth Day and as a way to enhance sustainability of the environment, President David Tandy has announced 100 new large wheeled recycling carts will be made available to residents in District 4.

Apr 22 2015 President Tandy announces expansion of Curbside Recycling program for residents in District 4 in honor of Earth Day

In honor of Earth Day and as a way to enhance sustainability of the environment, President David Tandy has announced 100 new large wheeled recycling carts will be made available to residents in District 4.

Apr 22 2015 Computershare Inc. Opens New Facility in Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer and Lieutenant Governor Crit Luallen joined company officials and local leaders today to cut the ribbon on Computershare Inc.’s new facility in downtown Louisville.

The opening comes six months after Computershare, which specializes in financial services and investor communications, announced the project, which involves creating up to 250 new jobs and a $12-million investment.