Jul 7 2020 Enrollment now open for LIHEAP Summer Cooling
Applications for Summer Cooling Subsidy and Crisis Components accepted through October 31, 2020
Jul 2 2020 Free electric fans for older adults and disabled individuals starting July 6, 2020

Thanks to the generosity of local businesses, community organizations, and residents, hundreds of electric fans have been collected to provide heat relief for older adults and people with disabilities. 

The Fan Fair giveaway qualifications and guidelines are as follows:

Jul 2 2020 Air Quality Alert for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

News item about an air quality alert for Friday (7/3), Saturday (7/4) and Sunday (7/5)

Jul 1 2020 Lifeguard/ Qualified Pool Attendant Testing and Certification Now Available Online

Individuals seeking to become a lifeguard or pool attendant in Jefferson County can now be tested and certified online. 

Jul 1 2020 Air Pollution Control District Notice of Public Meeting

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (the District) announces a Public Meeting regarding possible amendments to Regulation 5.15, Chemical Accident Prevention Provisions.

Jun 26 2020 Air Quality Alert for Saturday (6/27) and Sunday (6/28)

News item about an air quality alert for Saturday (6/27) and Sunday (6/28)

Jun 19 2020 Air Quality Alert for Saturday (6/20)

News item about a)n air quality alert for Saturday (6/20)

Jun 18 2020 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for IMI Kentucky, LLC – 832 Outer Loop (concrete batch plant), 2001 Outer Loop, Louisville, KY 40219 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This is a standard permit renewal, that includes updating format and language and removal of greenhouse gas references. The 30-day public comment period starts on June 19, 2020, and ends on July 20, 2020. A public hearing may be scheduled if the District determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest, in accordance with Regulation 2.07.

Jun 18 2020 Air Pollution Control District Notice of Public Meeting for Forth Technologies

On Tuesday, July 2, 2020, the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (APCD) will host a virtual public meeting from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. to discuss a proposed Federally Enforceable District Origin Operating Permit (FEDOOP) Renewal for Forth Technologies, Inc., 600 Bergman Avenue, Louisville, KY 40203. 

Jun 18 2020 Dr. Moyer Urges Caution as Louisville Reopens

COVID-19 Cases are in Every Zip Code

 

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (June 18, 2020) – Dr. Sarah Moyer, director of the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness and the city’s Chief Health Strategist, is urging people to “take it slow” as the city reopens and eases COVID-19 social distancing restrictions.

 

Jun 12 2020 City joins Age-Friendly Louisville to raises awareness for World Elder Abuse Day on June 15
Community members invited to wear purple

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is Monday, June 15, 2020.  This annual day of awareness calls attention to a growing population of elderly people and some of the abuses they face.  Elder abuse can take different forms: physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect and financial exploitation.

Jun 11 2020 Expanded contact tracing to begin tomorrow

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (June 11, 2020) – Lacuna Health, the Louisville-based company hired to conduct COVID-19 contract tracing services with the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness (LMPHW), will begin its work tomorrow. 

Jun 8 2020 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit for LG&E Mill Creek Generating Station (electricity generating facility), 14460 Dixie Highway, Louisville, 40272, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. This is a standard permit renewal. The 30-day public comment period starts June11, 2020, and ends on July 13, 2020.  A public hearing may be scheduled if the District determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest, in accordance with Regulation 2.07.

Jun 8 2020 Close to nine hundred tested for COVID-19 over the weekend

Nearly 900 individuals who have taken part in demonstrations and large gatherins in Louisville over the past two weeks were tested for COVID-19 over the weekend.

Jun 5 2020 Air Quality Alert for Sunday (6/7)

News item about an air quality alert for Sunday (6/7)