Sep 29 2014 "Empty the Shelter" Event Finds Homes for 123 Animals

Mayor Greg Fischer and the staff and volunteers at Louisville Metro Animal Services (LMAS) thank the families who provided a new home to 123 animals this Saturday as part of the "Empty the Shelter" adoption event.

Sep 29 2014 Public Health and Wellness to Conduct Phone Survey of Community Health

Beginning October 1, the Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness will conduct a phone survey to gather information about the health of Louisville Metro residents. The questions have been approved by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and are used throughout the United States under the CDC?s Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS).

Sep 25 2014 Community-Wide Native Planting Day

Mayor Announces Community-Wide

Native Planting Day
Encourages citizens to plant native trees and shrubs on Nov. 8

Sep 25 2014 Open house dates set for Move Louisville projects

Louisvillians now have the opportunity to take part in the final steps of Move Louisville, a nearly yearlong process that will determine the city’s long-range multimodal transportation wants and needs.

Sep 24 2014 Total Quality Logistics LLC to Expand in Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer joined Governor Steve Beshear and officials from Total Quality Logistics LLC (TQL) today to celebrate the growth of the national company in Louisville.
TQL, the nation?s second largest freight brokerage firm, is expected to create up to 50 new jobs and invest $800,000 into the project.

Sep 24 2014 Mayor to Move His Office to IdeaFestival

Will encourage a city-wide interactive, virtual dialogue

For the fourth year in a row, Mayor Greg Fischer and his leadership team will relocate their offices to the IdeaFestival next month, a move designed to encourage breakthrough thinking.

This time, the Mayor?s Office will not only be available to the public during the festival, but will also be actively seeking input from Festivalgoers and the general public.

Sep 24 2014 Proposed Title V Construction Permit for E. I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. Inc

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co., Inc., 4200 Camp Ground Road, in accordance with Regulation 2.03.  The 30-day public comment period starts September 25, 2014 and ends on October 27, 2014.  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.

Sep 24 2014 ReSurfaced Partners With Kentucky Center For Weekend Of Events

ReSurfaced, the popular pop-up plaza on West Main Street, has a weekend full of activities that includes live music from jazz to bluegrass, an installation art contest, theatre, dance classes and a short film festival.

Sep 24 2014 2014 Delinquent Child Support Obligors Announced

Jefferson County Attorney Mike O'Connell today announced the ninth annual list of delinquent child support obligors to be published in the Sunday, September 21st Louisville Courier-Journal.

This year's list contains 3,836 names on the insert and website, last known addresses and the amount of child support owed as of August 27, 2014. Individuals listed owe a collective $97.9 million.

Sep 24 2014 Total Quality Logistics LLC to Expand in Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer joined Governor Steve Beshear and officials from Total Quality Logistics LLC (TQL) today to celebrate the growth of the national company in Louisville.

TQL, the nation's second largest freight brokerage firm, is expected to create up to 50 new jobs and invest $800,000 into the project.

Sep 24 2014 Proposed Title V Construction Permit 657-94-C(R1) for E. I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. Inc

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co., Inc., 4200 Camp Ground Road, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. The 30-day public comment period starts September 25, 2014 and ends on October 27, 2014. 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.

Sep 23 2014 Third Running of Gallopalooza

Mayor Greg Fischer announced the third running of Gallopalooza -- Bridles & Bourbon -- today featuring three new statues including an updated version of the much loved, life-sized horses displayed throughout the community.

Sep 23 2014 Citizens Can Meet With Mayor Fischer October 6

"Talk to Greg" session Oct. 6 at Central High School

Citizens will have a chance to meet and talk directly with Mayor Greg Fischer Monday, Oct. 6, 6 p.m. at Central High School, 1130 W. Chestnut St.

People can bring suggestions, questions and concerns to Fischer, who will be joined by city department directors, Mayor's Office staff and Metro Councilmembers.

Sep 19 2014 West Louisville Food Hub to Bring Business, Jobs Together

Public/private/nonprofit partnership innovates to scale local food efforts

Sep 19 2014 Proposed Construction Permit for American Synthetic Rubber Company

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to American Synthetic Rubber Company (synthetic rubber production), 4500 Camp Ground Road, in accordance with Regulation 2.03, for Phase 3 of a project to replace toluene, an organic solvent, using a mixture of cyclohexane and methylcyclohexane for the production of all polybutadiene rubber and styrene butadiene rubber. The 30-day public comment period starts September 20, 2014 and ends October 20, 2014.