District 8 includes four home rule cities* and 13 neighborhoods (in whole or in part): Alta Vista (Cherokee Seneca); Belknap; Bonnycastle; Braeview (Cherokee Gardens); Cherokee Triangle; Deer Park; Germantown; Hawthorne; Highlands Douglass; Kingsley*; Original Highlands; Seneca Gardens*; Seneca Vista (Bowman); Strathmoor Manor*; Strathmoor Village*; Tyler Park; and Upper Highlands (Gardiner Lane and Hayfield Dundee).
Each year, every Metro Council District receives: Neighborhood Development Funding (NDF) ($75,000 in FY17-FY19 and $65,000 in FY20-FY21) for Metro Government projects, programs or operating grants to eligible non-profits; Capital Infrastructure Funding (CIF) (historically $100,000); and Cost Center funding ($30,000 in FY17-FY19 and $25,000 in FY20-FY21) to pay for office expenses.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to call the District 8 office to discuss requests prior to submitting application.
District 8 faces numerous challenges related to our streets. Moreover, our need will always be greater than our resources. Therefore, we must consider streets data with an eye towards efficiency and, also, creativity to maximize our return on investment. In addition to the below documents, check out LOJIC Online for an interactive geographic overview of our community.
Subscribe and stay informed to receive timely notifications of District 8 development proposals, including notices of public hearings. You can view meeting agendas, download supporting documents and live-stream public meetings here.
Louisville Metro Business Portal (Search for Planning Records)
To receive daily crime emails specific to your home or business address, follow this link, click “Receive Alerts,” and follow the simple instructions. To receive weekly crime updates, subscribe and stay informed. The LMPD 5th Division patrols District 8 (on Beats 2, 3 and 4) with assistance from the Fourth Division and the Strathmoor Village PD.
Contacts and Links:
For emergencies, please call 9-1-1.
For non-emergency, police-related matters, please call (502) 574-7111.
You can contact the LMPD Anonymous Crime Tip Line at (502) 574-5673.
You can contact 5th Division District Resource Officers at [email protected] or (502) 574-7636.