Jun 4 2019 New Children's Meal Ordinance goes into effect June 7, 2019

Louisville food service establishments offering a children’s meal that includes a combination of food items and a beverage that are sold together at a single price must comply with the provisions of the new Children's Meal Ordinance that goes into effect Friday, June 7.

Jun 4 2019 Public Safety Committee to learn more about new LMPD Traffic Stop Policy

The Public Safety Committee of the Louisville Metro Council will have a special discussion on the recently announced Traffic Stop Policy for Louisville Metro Police initiated by Chief Steve Conrad when it meets on Wednesday, June 5th.

Jun 4 2019 Neighborhood Place partners host Shawnee Community Celebration, Senior Farmer Market registrations and more

Each month, Neighborhood Place partners provide numerous events and resources to benefit the entire family.  Activities in June include the10th Annual Shawnee CommUNITY Celebration on June 15th, Senior Farmer Market Nutrition Program sign-ups at all eight Neighborhood Place locations, hiring opportunities by FedEx, Sodexo and the U.S. Census Bureau, and much more.  To learn more about these offerings, please refer to the list below.

Jun 3 2019 City to celebrate 50th anniversary of iconic Dirt Bowl with tournament, series of community events

Mayor Greg Fischer today announced the iconic Dirt Bowl tournament is returning for a historic 50th year with plans to commemorate the tournament’s anniversary with a series of events in addition to the tournament, which will begin the weekend of June 22 with games on the hard courts at Shawnee Park. 

Jun 3 2019 Louisville launches LouTechWorks

Initiative designed to radically scale city’s tech talent pipeline

Mayor Greg Fischer today announced the launch of LouTechWorks, an initiative to boost Louisville’s efforts to rapidly expand its tech talent pipeline in collaboration with education, nonprofit and employer partners.

Jun 2 2019 Louisville Cycling Podcast: Todd Smith, Artist

Click here to listen to the Louisville Cycling Podcast's interview with Todd Smith. the artist behind Bike Sense.

 

Participate in Bike Sense by clicking here.
Jun 1 2019 Mayor, Councilman Winkler announce revised closure schedule for Middletown Library, plus additional east Louisville library programming

In an effort to minimize the impact of the closure of the Middletown Library, Mayor Greg Fischer, working with Councilman Markus Winkler, announced today that the branch will be able to remain open until June 19, with the exception of Monday, June 3.

May 31 2019 Free electric fans for seniors and disabled individuals on June 8

Thanks to the generosity of local businesses, community organizations, and residents, hundreds of electric fans have been collected to provide heat relief for seniors and people with disabilities.  A "Fan Fair" giveaway and resource event is scheduled for Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Edison Center, 701 W. Ormsby Ave., Louisville, KY 40203.

 

May 30 2019 Mayor Fischer announces Cultural Pass, Summer Reading and other summer learning opportunities for youth, teenagers

School is almost out for the summer, and Mayor Greg Fischer is reminding parents and caregivers that there are plenty of fun, low-cost, or free learning opportunities available for Louisville area students of all ages over the next three months.

May 30 2019 Councilman Blackwell applauds SWMS Officers for impounding the fifth vehicle of the year for illegal dumping

Councilman Rick Blackwell (D-12) is praising the efforts of Solid Waste Management Services Enforcement Officers for their work in impounding the fifth vehicle of the year involved in illegal dumping. 

May 29 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for Packaging Unlimited (cardboard box production), 1121 West Kentucky Street, Louisville, KY 40210 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This is a standard FEDOOP renewal, incorporation of construction permit for new flexographic printing presses and cutters. The 30-day public comment period starts on May 30, 2019, and ends on July 01, 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.

May 29 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for Smyrna Ready Mix Concrete, LLC (concrete batch plant), 1561 East Washington Street, Louisville, KY 40206 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This is a standard FEDOOP renewal, ownership/name change and removal of greenhouse gas limits. The 30-day public comment period starts on May 30, 2019, and ends on July 01, 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.

May 29 2019 Louisville Metro teams up with The Papa John’s Foundation For Building Community and community partners to provide summer swimming options

With the help of local partners, a major donation from The Papa John’s Foundation For Building Community and a contribution from former University of Louisville and current Atlanta Falcons player Jamon Brown’s foundation, Mayor Greg Fischer today announced a plan for summer swimming alternatives for youth and families in the Louisville area.

May 29 2019 This June, Locust Grove celebrates Hamilton and the American Revolution


Afternoon Lecture Series
Dr. Richard Bell: The African American Revolution
Wednesday, June 5, 1:15 pm

May 24 2019 LIHEAP program improvements lead to increase in number of low-income households assisted
Resilience and Community Services and Office of Performance Improvement & Innovation create improvements to increase program efficiency and accessibility +