Metro Council meeting highlights for Thursday, August 10

August 10, 2023

Louisville (August 10, 2023) – The Louisville Metro Council held their regularly scheduled Council meeting tonight. Here are some of the highlights from the meeting.

Old Business

  • Item 39 – O-166-23: an ordinance approving the annexation by the City of Jeffersontown, Brookhurst Subdivision.
  • Item 40 – O-165-23: an ordinance approving the annexation by the City of Graymoor-Devondale of a tract of land within the Bull Run Townhomes Development.

Consent Calendar – all items were passed.

  • Item 16 – O-0164-23: appropriating $12,497.50 from District 3 NDF to Metro Parks for the purchase of Kentucky Kingdom passes for individuals in District 3 affected by the closing of the Algonquin pool during the 2023 summer season.
  • Item 17 – O-167-23: an ordinance relating to the FY2023-2024 operating budget by adding new general provision language authorizing the transfer of funds previously approved to departments or offices.
  • Item 19 – O-176-23: an ordinance approving the distribution of money awarded from an opioid settlement.
  • Item 34 – R-078-23: approving the appropriation to fund a noncompetitively negotiated professional service contract for LMPD’s sexual assault forensic examiner program

Held at Council

  • Item 45 – O-072-23: an ordinance imposing a temporary moratorium on condition use permit applications for short term rentals and new registrations for short term rentals in Louisville Metro pending a review and recommended changes by the Planning Commission.
  • Item 46 – O-126-23: imposing a temporary moratorium on development located within the Floyds Fork Special District

Tonight’s Council meeting and attachments may be viewed online here:, and on the Louisville Metro Council Facebook Page here:

The next regularly scheduled Council meeting is on Thursday, August 24, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.

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