Sep 14 2019 Councilwoman Sexton Smith encourages everyone to get connected at “Love Sings Louder”

We are bringing folks together from all walks of life for one purpose: to show unity and understanding through song. This Sunday, September 15th, hundreds are expected to come together and experience “Love Sings Louder” at the Iroquois Amphitheater.

Sep 14 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey announces “Arts in 3D” for the people of District Three

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey is bringing a wide variety of arts opportunities for everyone in District Three to enjoy and appreciate through a new program designed to enhance the arts experience for all ages in the coming year in all areas of the district.

Sep 13 2019 Louisville Metro Government issues request for proposals on public golf courses

LOUISVILLE, KY (September 13, 2019) - As Louisville Metro Government works to address budget constraints caused by the increasing state pension obligation and lack of new revenue, Louisville Parks and Recreation today issued a request for proposals (RFP) for management, operation, and maintenance of its 10 golf courses.

Sep 13 2019 A wild bat found at the Louisville Zoo has tested positive for rabies

A deceased wild bat found on the public walkway near the Louisville Zoo’s Tiger Taiga exhibit on Monday morning (September 9) has tested positive for rabies.

Sep 12 2019 President James and Councilwoman Dorsey to participate in the Responsible Revitalization Symposium this weekend

What is the best way to move forward with revitalization and economic development for West Louisville that keeps residents and homeowners involved while improving well established neighborhoods?This weekend, OneWest will host the Responsible Revitalization Symposium of 2019 as a way to realistically approach those goals

Sep 12 2019 Beechmont Community Center to host soccer skill clinics in conjunction with Louisville FC

The Beechmont Community Center and Louisville City FC will be hosting the second annual Soccer Skills Clinic at the outdoor futsal court on Saturday, September 21 and Saturday, September 28.

Beechmont is located just off Southern Parkway at  205 W. Wellington Avenue, 40214. The clinic, which is targeted for boys and girls 5-13 years of age, is free of charge. The clinic will begin at 10 a.m. sharp and end at noon each day.

Sep 12 2019 Southwest Airlines announces new nonstop service to Fort Lauderdale

Southwest Airlines recently announced new seasonal weekly nonstop service between Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport (SDF) and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) beginning Saturday, December 21, 2019. The airline will operate the flight using 143-seat Boeing 737 aircraft.

Sep 12 2019 The World I Know Edition of District 8 eNews is Live!
Sep 11 2019 Latest information on outbreak of lung illnesses associated with using e-cigarette products

Variety of e-cigarette devicesAs of September 6, 2019, over 450 possible cases of lung illness associated with the use of e-cigarette products have been repor

Sep 11 2019 Public feedback to be presented on Eastern Parkway improvement study


The second public meeting on an Eastern Parkway improvement study will be held at 6 p.m.  Tuesday, Sept. 24, where the project team will present feedback and input gathered from the first public meeting and online. The Eastern Parkway Transportation Study is aimed at updating the Eastern Parkway corridor between Cherokee Park and Crittenden Drive to make it more user friendly to motorists, pedestrians and cyclists while improving drainage and landscaping.

Sep 11 2019 Cathedral of the Assumption to Host Louisville Blue Mass to Honor First Responders, Remember Those Who Have Fallen in Line of Duty

Both bound by the calling to humbly serve their community, the Cathedral of the Assumption and local first responders will come together for a Blue Mass on Thursday, September 12, at 7:00 PM. Representatives from the Louisville Metro Police Department, Louisville Fire Department, Louisville Emergency Medical Services and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office will give thanks for the work of current and former first responders and pay tribute to lives lost in the line of duty.

Sep 11 2019 Councilman Mulvihill invites District 10 residents to “Chat with Pat” on Saturday, September 14th

Councilman Pat Mulvihill invites District 10 residents to come out and “Chat with Pat” this Saturday, September 14th beginning at 8:30am at Bean Coffee located at 1138 Goss Ave.

Sep 11 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey to host a District 3 West Louisville Town Hall Meeting

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey is inviting the residents of District 3 to a West Louisville Town Hall Meeting set for Tuesday, September 17th beginning at 7:00pm.

Sep 9 2019 Listen to the latest episode of the 8 More Miles podcast with Councilman Anthony Piagentini

Available on iTunes, Soundcloud or your podcatcher of choice.

Sep 9 2019 Councilwoman McCraney invites District 7 Residents to stop by and have “Muffins with McCraney”

District 7 residents will have the first of several opportunities to talk with their Metro Council Representative this coming Saturday during “Muffins with McCraney”.