Rental Registry Public Forum - September 6
Louisville – Louisville Metro Democratic Caucus Members Barbara Shanklin (D-2), Keisha Dorsey (D-3), Jecorey Arthur (D-4), Donna Purvis (D-5), Rick Blackwell (D-12) and Nicole George (D-21) will host a Rental Registry public forum on Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. at the Shawnee Golf Course Clubhouse, located at 460 Northwestern Parkway.
The public is invited to attend and learn about the proposed Rental Registry ordinance. A limited number of participants will have an opportunity to share their comments and suggestions at the meeting. Speakers must sign up in advance, and speaker registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. and conclude at 6:00 p.m. Speakers will be given two (2) minutes to comment on the ordinance.
Speakers will be encouraged to indicate a category of support or opposition to the ordinance when signing up. Support categories include system transparency & accountability, creation of safe & quality housing conditions for residents and upholding community standards and investment for all neighbors. Opposition categories include cost, burden to property owners and reduction of housing units.
Reminders while giving public comment:
- Speakers will be asked to provide comment in the order of registration, and the speaker must be present when called upon to speak.
- The moderator will call on each speaker by name, at which point the speaker will be given up to two (2) minutes to provide comments.
- Only one person can speak during the 2-minute comment period.
- The use of inappropriate language or images is prohibited.
The most updated version of the Rental Registry ordinance is available online https://louisville.legistar.com/LegislationDetail.aspx?ID=5762006&GUID=B1001290-961E-4999-82E7-D75CE879CB0E. Ordinance No. O-182-22 v.2.
If you are unable to attend in person, the forum will be streamed on the Louisville Metro Council Democratic Caucus Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/LouisvilleMetroCouncilDemocraticCaucus