May 7 2019 Councilman Hollander announces the Annual Responsible Recycling Event on Saturday, May 18th

Councilman Hollander announces the Annual Responsible Recycling Event on Saturday, May 18th

Louisville Water Tower Park is the place to bring items to be recycled

Louisville – It’s an opportunity to clean out the garage, the attic, and the basement of those things that have been collecting dust over the years and get them to a place where someone else might be able to use them, or where they can be safely disposed.

May 7 2019 Councilman Triplett praises SWMS Officers for impounding a fourth vehicle of the year for illegal dumping

Councilman Kevin Triplett (D-15) is praising Solid Waste Management Services Enforcement Officers for their persistence in impounding a fourth vehicle that was involved in two separate acts of illegal dumping. The first was in the 3600 block of Parthenia Avenue, then the second was in 4100 block of Craig Avenue.

May 6 2019 Online pet supplies retailer opens new offices in southeast Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer today announced that Chewy.com, an online pet supplies retailer, is expanding in Louisville. The Florida-based company is settling into a more than 88,000-square-foot office space at 3621 Fern Valley Road.

May 6 2019 Empowerment and Career Fair Day at the Nia Center on May 9

Louisvillians hoping to find a fresh start, help with finances, or a new career direction will find a wealth of opportunities at the “Be Empowered at the Nia” event on Thursday, May 9. The event will be held at the Nia Center, 2900 W. Broadway, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

May 6 2019 El Taco Luchador, Union 15 coming to historic Colonial Gardens in south Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer today joined Metro Council members and representatives from Underhill Associates to mark the near completion of the historic Colonial Gardens redevelopment project and announce two tenants, El Taco Luchador and Union 15.

May 6 2019 Mayor honors Outstanding High School Seniors

Forty-nine Louisville students recognized Monday night

Mayor Greg Fischer today honored 49 public, private and Catholic students who have excelled in and out of the classroom with his annual Kentucky Lottery Outstanding High School Seniors Award. 

May 6 2019 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, May 11th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” on Saturday, May 11th.  It is an opportunity for District 12 residents to meet with their Councilman.  

May 6 2019 Mayor honors Outstanding High School Seniors

Mayor Greg Fischer today honored 49 public, private and Catholic students who have excelled in and out of the classroom with his annual Kentucky Lottery Outstanding High School Seniors Award. 

This year’s recipients include immigrants from Somalia, Kenya, Bulgaria, Thailand and other countries, along with students who have overcome illness, personal struggles, disabilities and behavioral issues to achieve success.

May 6 2019 Online pet supplies retailer opens new offices in southeast Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer today announced that Chewy.com, an online pet supplies retailer, is expanding in Louisville. The Florida-based company is settling into a more than 88,000-square-foot office space at 3621 Fern Valley Road.

May 3 2019 May is Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month

Local Organizations Come Together for City-Wide Mental Health Month Calendar

May 2 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Louisville Gas and Electric Company Zorn Generating Station (peak load electrical generating station), 3001 Upper River Road, Louisville, 40207, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. The project is to install a natural gas compressor to provide a boost to fuel gas pressure for the combustion turbine. The 30-day public comment period starts on May 4, 2019, and ends on June 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.

May 2 2019 Locust Grove is in bloom this May with Gardeners’ Fair, a Mother’s Day Tea, and Presidential History

24th Annual Gardeners' Fair
Friday, May 10 | Saturday, May 11 | Sunday, May 12
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Get back to Locust Grove’s roots at the Gardeners’ Fair! Over 40 vendors and demonstrators will showcase gorgeous plants and flowers, delicious herbs, hardy perennials and garden art and tools for your own green spaces. Bid on items in the Silent Auction in the Visitors' Center, enjoy music on the grounds, and grab a bite to eat from a food truck.

May 2 2019 Shakespeare in the Park is coming to Broad Run Park

Councilman Stuart Benson (District 20) encourages the people of Southeastern Jefferson County to join him at a performance of MACBETH by Kentucky Shakespeare. The performance will occur at the Broad Run Park Pavilion in the Parklands at 2pm on Sunday, May 12, 2019 and is free to everyone.

Audience members are invited to bring their own chairs, blankets, and picnics for this free, family-friendly community event.

May 2 2019 Location and Meeting Changes for Minority Caucus

Louisville, KY: The Minority Caucus of the Louisville Metro Council announces the movement of their weekly meetings from Room 207 to Room 200 of City Hall (601 W. Jefferson Street). The Caucus will continue to meet in room 200 until the end of the Metro Budget Cycle (July 1, 2019).  

The Minority Caucus will not meet today, May 2, 2019, and will return to meeting weekly next Thursday, May 9, 2019 at our new location.

May 2 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for Superior Solvents & Chemical, Inc. (solvent and chemical distributor), 4211 Bramers Lane, 40216 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This action is being issued to renew the operating permit. The 30-day public comment period starts on May 3, 2019, and ends on June 3, 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.