|Sep 12 2018||City of Louisville’s website tops national award for digital excellence|
|Aug 17 2018||
Cuddle Clones Ranks No. 862 by Inc. 5000 and #1 in Kentucky
Cuddle Clones, an award-winning Louisville company that specializes in creating the highest quality custom products made to look like people’s pets, announced its inclusion in the prestigious 2018 Inc. 5000, Inc. Magazine’s annual ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.
|Aug 16 2018||
The Big Table: World’s Largest Potluck returns to Iroquois Park September 16
Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that The Big Table, a welcoming event aimed at bringing people together to share food and conversation, is returning to Iroquois Park on Sunday, Sept. 16 from 5-7 p.m. Last year, more than 1,300 people participated in the event, and organizers hope to boost that number this year.
|Aug 15 2018||
Louisville Metro Government, Cities United and Kenan Charitable Trust Launch Russell: A Place of Promise
Louisville Metro Government, Cities United and The William R. Kenan, Jr. Charitable Trust today announced the award of a $5 million grant to launch Russell: A Place of Promise, an initiative co-created with and accountable to Russell residents and stakeholders, and designed to be a national model for equitable community development in African-American communities.
|Aug 15 2018||
Applications being accepted for second cohort of city’s Entrée-preneurship Series
Mayor Greg Fischer today announced that Louisville Forward’s Small Business Development team is accepting applications for the second cohort of the city’s Entrée-preneurship Series, a free program designed to foster the development of new restaurateurs and food entrepreneurs.
|Aug 2 2018||
Dixie Highway at Broadway realignment begins
Mayor Greg Fischer helped break ground today to begin construction of the long-planned realignment of the intersection of Eighteenth Street, Dixie Highway and Broadway.
|Jul 30 2018||
Louisville Metro Government launches new web tool to explore Opportunity Zones
In April 2018, the U.S. Department of the Treasury certified 144 Opportunity Zones in 84 Kentucky counties as recommended by Governor Matt Bevin under a new community development program, the Investing in Opportunity Act, part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. In Louisville, 19 census tracts are designated as Opportunity Zones.
|Jul 18 2018||
Glidewell Dental opens state-of-the-art education center in Louisville
Glidewell Dental, a leading technological innovator in restorative dentistry for over 48 years, has announced the opening of the Glidewell International Technology Center, a new 8,500-square-foot training, education and demonstration center located in Louisville, Kentucky. This world-class center, which houses a cutting-edge, 40-seat classroom auditorium, provides contemporary, continuing education for dental professionals.
|Jul 18 2018||
Code Louisville training creates local tech jobs and careers for more than 250 people
Code Louisville, which provides training to help people quickly enter the technology field, has helped more than 250 people start or advance their careers in technology, Mayor Greg Fischer announced today.
|Jul 16 2018||
North Lime Donuts celebrates opening of Edison Center location
Mayor Greg Fischer, North Lime Coffee & Donuts owner Joe Ross and representatives of Edison Center owner Weyland Ventures this morning celebrated the arrival of the North Lime Coffee & Donuts brand in Old Louisville. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at the North Lime location, 1228 S. Seventh St., in front of the Edison Center.
|Jul 13 2018||
Air Quality Alert for Friday (7/13) and Saturday (7/14)
News item about an air quality alert for Friday (7/13) and Saturday (7/14).
|Jul 12 2018||
Public-private partnership addresses West End food desert
Cash Savers Grocery Teams with Dare to Care, Catholic Charities, and Louisville Metro Government to open retail food shop.
|Jul 3 2018||
Parking Authority to adjust surface lot, on-street and garage rates
The Parking Authority of the River City (PARC) will adjust parking rates at its surface lots, meters and garages effective August 1.
|Jun 29 2018||
Southwest Airlines announces new nonstop service to Dallas
Southwest Airlines today announced new daily nonstop service between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Dallas Love Field (DAL) beginning January 7, 2019. The airline will operate the flight using 143-seat Boeing 737 aircraft.
|Jun 22 2018||
City and Louisville Urban League sign development agreement for $30 million redevelopment of Heritage West site
Mayor Greg Fischer today joined Sadiqa Reynolds, President and CEO of Louisville Urban League, and community leaders to announce that Louisville Metro Government (LMG) has entered into a development agreement with the Louisville Urban League (LUL) for the redevelopment of the Heritage West site, a 24-acre acre property in the Russell neighborhood.