Oct 11 2019 The Tom Owen CycLOUvia returns to the Highlands on Oct. 20

Tom Owen's Cyclouvia Bardstown Road 2018

Oct 11 2019 Proposed Amended Board Order and site-specific Reasonably Available Control Technology (RACT) Plan

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board opens a public comment period October 11, 2019, on an amended Board Order and site-specific Reasonably Available Control Technology (RACT) Plan for American Synthetic Rubber Company, 4500 Camp Ground Road, Louisville, Kentucky 40216. If approved, the District will submit the determination to EPA for inclusion in the Kentucky State Implementation Plan.

Oct 11 2019 Ordinance No.120- Electronic Filing of Tax Returns and Reports

The Louisville Metro Code of Ordinances has been amended. To learn more please click here

Oct 10 2019 President James and Council Members kick off second year for “Art in City Hall”

President David James (D-6) and several Members of the Louisville Metro Council on Thursday, October 10th officially unveiled the 2019 Edition of the “Art in City Hall” Exhibit which features the work of Louisville Visual Artists.

Oct 10 2019 Councilman Fox encourages everyone to come out and enjoy a great weekend at the 89th Annual Fairdale Community Fair

It is one of the oldest community events in Southwest Jefferson County and this weekend, the 89th Annual Fairdale Community Fair will get underway with fun for everyone.

Oct 10 2019 Councilman Hollander invites District 9 residents to “Meet with Bill” on Wednesday, October 23

Councilman Bill Hollander is inviting District 9 residents to come out to the next “Meet with Bill” on Wednesday, October 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.

Oct 10 2019 Councilwoman George thanks citizen for working with SWMS Officers as the 12th vehicle of the year impounded for illegal dumping

For a second time in less than a week, Solid Waste Management Services Enforcement Officers, with help from a private citizen, have located and impounded a vehicle caught on camera illegally dumping. It’s the 12th impounded vehicle of the year.

Oct 9 2019 Air Pollution Control District Notice of Public Hearing

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will hold a public hearing on an Agreed Board Order with Hexion Inc. Hexion is alleged to have violated District Regulations 1.05 (Compliance with Emission Standards and Maintenance Requirements), 2.16 (Title V Operating Permits), and 5.15 (Chemical Accident Prevention Provisions) at the facility located at 6200 Camp Ground Road in Jefferson County, Kentucky.

Oct 9 2019 President James praises effort by SWMS officers as 11th vehicle of 2019 is impounded for illegal dumping

President David James is praising the enforcement effort of Solid Waste Management Services officers as the 11th vehicle of the year is impounded for illegal dumping in District 6.

Oct 9 2019 The Just the Basic Facts Edition of District 8 eNews is Live!


Oct 8 2019 LMRC only has an agreement with Airbnb for Transient tax collection

For information on collection and remittance of the transient tax on behalf of the host click here.

Oct 8 2019 Councilman Bill Hollander hosts Annual Fall Community Cleanup for residents of District 9

Councilman Bill Hollander is putting out the call for volunteers to help clean up D9 by participating in the 9th District’s Annual Fall Community Cleanup on Saturday, October 19th.

“I hear people complain about litter all the time. Here’s an opportunity to get out and help pick up trash and debris,” says Hollander. 

Oct 7 2019 Historic City Hall Clock Tower goes pink in October as a reminder for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is usually a month associated with orange and black. However, the Louisville Metro Council is focusing its attention on pink to let everyone know it’s time to do something to fight a killer.        For the rest of the month of October, the Historic City Hall Clock Tower at Sixth and Jefferson Streets will glow pink as a reminder that October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Oct 7 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit for Consolidated Grain and Barge Company (grain handling, milling, and storage plant), 1047 South 15th Street, Louisville, KY 40210 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This is an initial issuance of a FEDOOP. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 08, 2019, and ends on November 11, 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.

Oct 7 2019 Wilderness Louisville Forest Adventure Set for Saturday, October 19

Adventure will feature overnight camping for the first time