Metro Council meeting highlights for Thursday, September 28

September 29, 2023
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Louisville – The Louisville Metro Council held their regularly scheduled Council meeting tonight. Here are some of the highlights from the meeting.

Old Business

  • Item 28 – O-193-23: an ordinance prohibiting the sale of dogs and cats by retail pet stores

Special Recognitions and Proclamations

  • President Winkler presented a proclamation to Director Jody Meiman, Emergency Management Agency/MetroSafe, recognizing National Preparedness Month.

Consent Calendar – all items were passed unanimously.

  • Item 20 - O-218-23: an ordinance appropriating from Neighborhood Development Funds from Districts 8 and 9 to the Alcohol Beverage Control Division to fund overtime for staff to enforce zero tolerance of bar and noise violations
  • Item 21 – R-090-23: a resolution approving the budget and economic improvement plans for the Louisville Downtown Management District
  • Item 25 – R-098-23: a resolution approving a noncompetitively negotiated professional service contract for the Louisville Metro Police Department concerning forensic medical services for abused and neglected children
  • Item 27 - R-073-23: a resolution encouraging a collaboration between Metro Government and local restaurants to minimize the waste of single-use plastics

Held at Council

  • Item 44 – 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, October 12, 2023, at 6:00 p.m.

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