Oct 2 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for The Standard Group, LLC (lithographic printing operation), 2415 Plantside Drive, Louisville, KY 40299 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This is a standard FEDOOP renewal. The 30-day public comment period starts on October 3, 2019, and ends on November 4, 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 2 2019 President James invites everyone to come out to the St. James Court Art Show and Old Louisville

It is a fall tradition that highlights a very special area of Old Louisville. The 63rd Annual St. James Court Art Show will once again bring more than 700 artisans and craftsmen from all over the United States along with hundreds of thousands of visitors to the Old Louisville area during the first weekend in October.

Oct 2 2019 Mayor Fischer kicks off National Manufacturing Month

During the month of October, Mayor Greg Fischer will join local leaders, business owners, and workforce development providers to celebrate National Manufacturing Month. Accounting for 12 percent of the region’s total employment, manufacturing continues to be a major driver in the Louisville economy, with companies ranging from automotive to home appliances, machining and chemicals.

Oct 1 2019 Charmoli Neighborhood Place to close in late October; result of city budget cuts

Programs and services relocating to other locations

Oct 1 2019 Jack O' Lantern Spectacular returns to Iroquois Park for 7th consecutive year


5,000 artistically carved pumpkins to light walking trail

Sep 30 2019 Officials Issue Public Health Warning to Stop Vaping

 Officials in Louisville today issued a public health warning that anyone using e-electronic cigarettes and other vaping products should stop in the face of a national outbreak of severe lung injury due to e-cigarette and vaping product use. (Watch the press conference.)

Sep 30 2019 Neighborhood Place partners hosts two Trunk or Treat events, nine Census hiring outreaches, and more in October

Each month, Neighborhood Place partners provide numerous events and resources to benefit the entire family.  Activities in October include two Trunk or Treat events for Halloween, nine hiring events conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, “A Healthy Journey for Two Educational Baby Shower” at two locations and more.  To learn more about these offerings, please refer to the list below.

Sep 30 2019 Explore the 18th century this October at Locust Grove

Afternoon Lecture Series
Stuart Sanders: Kentucky Duels
Wednesday, October 2, 1:15 pm

Sep 27 2019 President James to unveil Honorary Street sign to celebrate the community work of Reverend Fred Johnson

This Saturday, President David James (D-6) will pay tribute to the community work of the Reverend Fred Johnson by unveiling an Honorary Street sign in his name.

Sep 26 2019 The Works Progress Edition of District 8 eNews is Live!




Sep 26 2019 Notice of Conditional Use Permit Application Filed with Planning & Design Services


Sep 26 2019 Councilman Coan announces next phase of Old Cardinal Stadium Seating Bus Stop Project

Councilman Brandon Coan (D-8) in collaboration with the Urban Design Studio at the University of Louisville has unveiled the prototype installation of the first phase of the Old Cardinal Stadium Seating Bus Stop Project.

Sep 26 2019 County Attorney adds to leadership team following retirement of First Assistant

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Jefferson County Attorney Mike O’Connell is adding to his senior leadership team with the retirement of the office’s First Assistant, Matthew Golden, on October 1. Eric Graninger replaces Golden in the office’s highest appointed position.

Sep 25 2019 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, September 28th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” is set for Saturday, September 28th.  It is an opportunity for District 12 residents to meet with their Councilman.  

Sep 25 2019 Louisville to partner with Bloomberg Philanthropies on innovative early childhood learning initiative

Bloomberg Philanthropies, through its What Works Cities initiatives, has selected Louisville as one of five American cities to implement an innovative early childhood education program designed to empower parents and caregivers with tools to support language development at a critical age -- and help children enter kindergarten classroom ready.