Nov 20 2019 The Succession Edition of District 8 eNews is live!
Nov 20 2019 New fishing docks installed in Waverly Park, Tom Wallace Lake in Jefferson Memorial Forest

Crews from Louisville Parks and Recreation and EZ Construction have installed two new accessible fishing docks at Waverly Park in South Louisville and in Jefferson Memorial Forest’s Tom Wallace Lake this week.

The two ADA accessible docks were fabricated by a Florida company, GatorDock.  The dock features a slip-resistant deck and both measure  about 200 square feet.

Nov 19 2019 The Greatest Louisville Smokeout on Nov. 21

Shawnee Christian Healthcare Center in collaboration with Bridges of Hope Neighborhood Place and other community partners are hosting “The Greatest Louisville Smokeout” this Thurs., Nov. 21, 2019. The event is free to the public and runs from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Parkhill Community Center, 1703 South 13th St.

Nov 19 2019 Councilman Hollander’s November D9 Community Conversation Features PVA

Councilman Bill Hollander invites the community to attend a D9 Community Conversation with the Jefferson County Property Value Administrator.

The meeting is Tuesday, November 19, beginning at 6:30 p.m., at Louisville Water Tower Park, 3005 River Road.

Special guest is PVA Colleen Younger, who will provide information on the 2020 property reassessment, which will affect much of D9.

Nov 17 2019 Council Members McCraney and Winkler encourage residents to attend a public meeting regarding the Westport Road Corridor Study

Council Members Paula McCraney and Markus Winkler are encouraging residents of District 7 and 17 to attend an open house-style meeting regarding the Westport Road Corridor Study. The meeting will be held Tuesday, November 19 from 6-8 p.m. in the gym of Westport Middle School, 8100 Westport Road.

Nov 14 2019 Light Up Louisville pairing with new events to continue city’s holiday tradition

light upMayor Greg Fischer announced today that the city’s largest and most beloved holiday event, Light Up Louisville, returns for the 39th year this month, outside of Metro Hall at Jeffer

Nov 14 2019 Councilwoman McCraney invites District 7 Residents to the next “Muffins with McCraney”

District 7 residents have their next chance to get caught up on what’s going on at Metro Council and with their Councilwoman, on Saturday, November 16, during “Muffins with McCraney.”  

Nov 14 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey to host the next District Three West Louisville Town Hall Meeting

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey is inviting the residents of District Three to a very important West Louisville Town Hall Meeting set for Tuesday, November 19th beginning at 6:00pm to deal with a status update on three community issues in the district.

Nov 14 2019 Councilwoman Flood to bring in the 2019 holiday season with “Light-Up District 24” on Friday, November 15th

The Holiday Season continues next week in Metro Louisville when Councilwoman Madonna Flood kicks off a traditional holiday event when “Light-Up District 24” gets underway on Friday, November 15th.

Nov 14 2019 Light Up Louisville pairing with new events to continue city’s holiday tradition

Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that the city’s largest and most beloved holiday event, Light Up Louisville, returns for the 39th year this month, outside of Metro Hall at Jefferson Square and Sixth Street.

Nov 14 2019 Louisville Metro EMS Announces First Ever “Advanced EMTs” in Jefferson County

12 Advanced EMT’s and 4 EMT Captains Promoted

 

LOUISVILLE, Ky., November 14, 2019 – Louisville Metro Emergency Medical Services (LMEMS) recognized 14 individuals in a promotion ceremony today, including 12 EMTs promoted to Advanced EMT, a first-of-its-kind position in Jefferson County and Louisville Metro EMS.

Nov 13 2019 Louisville unveils home for regional AI hub powered by Microsoft, names director

Mayor Greg Fischer today joined Microsoft U.S. Chief Technology Officer Jennifer Byrne to announce that Ben Reno-Weber will serve as Director of the Future of Work Initiative, the tech giant’s regional efforts around artificial intelligence, internet of things, and data science. They also cut the ribbon on the initiative’s home, Story Louisville powered-by-Microsoft, at 900 E. Main St.

Nov 13 2019 Media Advisory: Councilwoman Sexton Smith to officially cut the ribbon on the new Main Salon Suites

Councilwoman Barbara Sexton Smith (D-4) will officially welcome the newest business to the Central Business District on Thursday, November 14th, when she joins owner Jasma Kinard to cut the ribbon and open the doors to the Main Salon Suites.

Nov 12 2019 Metro Public Health and Wellness receives federal grant to provide mental health services to Healthy Start families

Federal grant to fund in-home counseling, family support groups and staff training

Watch the full press conference here.

 

Nov 12 2019 Councilman Blackwell announces next District 12 Dialogue on Tuesday, November 19th

Councilman Rick Blackwell invites residents in Southwest Metro Louisville to the next District 12 Dialogue on Tuesday, November 19th to learn more about various projects on going in the area and talk with representatives of several Metro Government Agencies.