Nov 1 2019 LIHEAP Subsidy Component Begins Nov. 4

Automated appointment line now open to schedule appointments in advance

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) that helps low income residents of Jefferson County with their utility bills begins on Nov. 4, 2019.

Nov 1 2019 Mayor Fischer, veterans' group announce 27 Louisville events to honor veterans

Mayor Greg Fischer and the Veterans Community Alliance of Louisville today announced the sixth annual Mayor’s Week of Valor — a series of events to honor and celebrate the contributions and sacrifices of active-duty military, veterans and their families.  

Nov 1 2019 Public input sought on access to Dixie Highway
 
Nov 1 2019 Jack O' Lantern Spectacular hosts its first Sensory Night

 

Oct 31 2019 Louisville Metro makes plans to add Chickasaw neighborhood to National Register of Historic Places

Mayor Greg Fischer today announced Louisville Metro Government has been awarded $50,000 from the national Historic Preservation Fund to survey and inventory properties in the Chickasaw neighborhood with the goal of listing the neighborhood on the National Register of Historic Places as a Historic District.

Oct 31 2019 Trauma Resilient Community work advances with key community partners

More than 50 representatives from 13 key community partners this month have begun training in the Trauma Resilient Community (TRC) Model as part of a $5 million, 5-year federal grant to launch an emerging project to promote resilience and equity for Louisville families and young people most affected by trauma, inequity, and violence in west and south Louisville.

Oct 31 2019 Neighborhood Place partners offer energy management workshops, NPC hiring events and more

Neighborhood Place partners offer a variety workshops and resources in November to help strengthen households including hiring events from National Processing Center and Sodexo, energy management workshops provided by Project Warm, and a Foster Parent/Adoption Information meeting. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Oct 30 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey to deliver welcoming remarks to the University of Louisville Region X Conference

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey (D-3) will officially welcome participants to this year’s University of Louisville Region X Conference on Saturday, November 2nd.

Oct 29 2019 Louisville closes $45 million bond sale; maintains strong credit ratings amidst pension challenges

Louisville Metro Government today closed on its sale of $45 million of tax-exempt bonds to Morgan Stanley & Company, with nationally recognized credit rating services S&P Global Ratings and Moody’s Investors Service again affirming the city’s positive bond ratings of AA+ and Aa1, respectively.

Oct 28 2019 City honors more than 450 Retired and Senior Volunteers for service in our community

The work of more than 450 retired and senior volunteers in the Louisville area will be honored at a special event on Tues., Oct. 29.  The Louisville Metro Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) annual recognition event will take place at The Olmsted, 3701 Frankfort Ave., from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  The theme will be centered on “Fall & Halloween.”

Oct 28 2019 City, partners hosting 6th annual Sustainability Summit Nov. 1

Louisville Metro’s Office of Advanced Planning and Sustainability, the Louisville Sustainability Council, and the Louisville Zoo will co-host the sixth annual Sustainability Summit on Friday, Nov. 1.

Oct 28 2019 Partnership to return some Library Services to Southeastern Jefferson County Planned for Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Louisville, KY – Metro Councilmembers, representatives from the Friends of the Fern Creek Library and the Fern Creek Chamber of Commerce will hold a press conference at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 to announce the start of efforts to bring back some library programs and services to Southeastern Jefferson County.

What: Announcement of new programs and services to support areas of Louisville that lost library services following the closure of the Fern Creek Library.

Oct 28 2019 Louisville Metro’s Chief Financial Officer and Parks & Recreation Director provide update on golf courses

An evaluation team will soon review 13 bids submitted during a Request For Proposals (RFP) process for the management, operation and maintenance of Louisville’s public golf courses, according to an update provided today to Louisville Metro Council President David James by Chief Financial Officer Daniel Frockt and Parks and Recreation Director Dana Kasler.

Oct 24 2019 The Meta Edition of District 8 eNews is live!
Oct 24 2019 Leaf drop-off sites to open November 5

Louisville Metro residents not mulching autumn leaves into their lawns or using curbside collection will have the option to dispose of them at one of three drop-off sites beginning November 5.