Jan 2 2020 Neighborhood Place partners host multiple Census hiring events, a Women’s Empowerment series and more

Neighborhood Place partners will host several events in January including several Census Bureau hiring events for positions with the National Processing Center and Census Takers; a Women’s Empowerment session covering eight modules; an Energy Management workshop; a Foster Parent/Adoption Information meeting, and more. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Dec 31 2019 Birth & Death Trends for Louisville

From 2013 - 2017 what were the leading causes of death in Louisville? Who was living the longest? How many babies were born and to whom? What were the causes of infant deaths?

Dec 31 2019 Metro Animal Services Announces Amnesty for Pet Licensing the month of January

Metro Animal Services will waive penalties for Jefferson County pet owners who purchase or renew Pet Licensing by Jan. 31. The Louisville Metro Animal Ordinance requires owners of cats, dogs and ferrets to purchase a one-year license for every pet.  

Dec 30 2019 Mayor Fischer and Gov. Beshear join Rep. Yarmuth to announce $1.5 million federal grant allowing YouthBuild Louisville to expand its services for ‘Opportunity Youth’

Gov. Andy Beshear and Mayor Greg Fischer joined U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth today in announcing that YouthBuild Louisville is receiving a $1.5 million grant from the U.S.

Dec 30 2019 Louisville Parks and Recreation seeking user feedback to make improvements

Louisville Parks and Recreation will be distributing a customer satisfaction survey to its community centers and facilities this winter - and conduct them at outdoor events and parks throughout the city this spring and summer – with the goal of providing better customer service and satisfaction to residents.

Dec 30 2019 Crisis Component of Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) begins Jan. 6

Automated appointment line now open to schedule appointments in advance

The program that helps prevent low income residents of Jefferson County from being disconnected from utility services will begin on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020.

Dec 27 2019 Mayor Fischer, Congressman Yarmuth announce new $4 million grant for Beecher Terrace project in Russell

Mayor Greg Fischer and U.S. Rep.

Dec 27 2019 Louisville Parks and Recreation annual golf passes on sale

Louisville Parks and Recreation annual golf passes are now on sale at the Joe Creason Park administration building, 1297 Trevilian Way.

Dec 26 2019 Get a Free Radon Test Kit for your Home

January Is National Radon Action Month

 

The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness is offering free radon test kits while the supply lasts. You can request a kit by clicking HERE or by calling 574-6650.

Dec 23 2019 Mayor bullish on Louisville’s momentum, sees economic, cultural renaissance continuing into 2020

From the renaming of Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport to multi-million dollar investments at Ford and UPS, to a greater focus on growing tech talent, Mayor Greg Fischer today outlined the city’s many achievements in 2019 and looked ahead to progress and momentum continuing into 2020.

Dec 20 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit to Brenntag Mid-South, Inc. (chemical distribution facility), 3900 Tucker Avenue, Louisville, KY 40216 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This permit is being issued to renew the operating permit. The 30-day public comment period starts on December 21, 2019, and ends on January 23, 2020. 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.

Dec 19 2019 250 JCPS students have a warmer holiday thanks to community generosity and the 3rd Annual Metro Louisville Coat A Kid Program

For 250 students, this holiday season will be a little warmer thanks to the 3rd Annual Metro Louisville Coat A Kid Drive. On Thursday, Councilman David Yates (D-25) along with this year’s sponsors announced the results for another successful year for students in Jefferson County Public Schools.

Dec 19 2019 Mayor appoints Tameka Laird as Director of the Louisville Metro Office of Resilience & Community Services

Mayor Greg Fischer today announced the appointment of Tameka Laird as Director of the Louisville Metro Office of Resilience & Community Services (RCS), which works to fight poverty and promote compassion, stability and empowerment for residents and communities.

She replaces Eric Friedlander, who led the office for four years before Gov. Andy Beshear named him Acting Secretary of the Kentucky Cabinet for Health & Family Services.

Dec 18 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit for United Parcel Service, Inc. (ships packages worldwide), 911 Grade Lane, Louisville, KY 40213 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This permit is being issued to renew and reclassify from a Title V to a FEDOOP operating permit. The 30-day public comment period starts on December 19, 2019, and ends on January 20, 2020. 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.

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