Feb 19 2018 Louisville Loops is the "Trail of the Month"

The Louisville Loop is the "Trail of the Month" in Rails to Trails Magazine.

 

Feb 14 2018 LouVelo Bike Share Aims for Growth in Second Year

WFPL: LouVelo Bike Share Aims for Growth in Second Year 

Jan 29 2018 Mayor Fischer Proclaims January 27, 2018, Paul Battle Day

Paul Battle has ridden 150,000 miles since joining Louisville Bicycle Club.

Jan 10 2018 Parks and Recreation announces six sites for public sledding


For thousands of local children – and quite a few adults, too – sledding is a highlight of the winter season. Louisville Parks and Recreation wants to remind the public it will open hills in seven parks for sledding from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. on days when snow accumulation reaches 2-3 inches. 

Jan 4 2018 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Opportunities to Strengthen the Home and Family

Neighborhood Place partners offer workshops and services in January to benefit all family members including a Healthy Living Club, two dates to meet with Legal Aid representatives, an energy management workshop as well as two employment recruitment events.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Dec 20 2017 Academy Sports Donates 100 Bikes and Helmets to Local Children

See the story on Wave 3 News

 

Dec 18 2017 2018 Golf Discount Book now on sale at courses, Creason Administration Building

The 2018 Louisville Parks and Recreation Golf Discount Book is now on sale at all Parks and Recreation

Dec 6 2017 Louisville Parks and Recreation hosting open house on Tuesday, Dec. 19

Louisville Parks and Recreation is hosting an open house at the Joe Creason Park administration building, 1297 Trevilian Way, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 19. 

Dec 4 2017 Five Louisville Parks and Rec community centers hosting winter break camps

Five Louisville Parks and Recreation community centers are hosting camps during the upcoming winter break for kids up to age 15.

Nov 17 2017 Major renovations to Victory Park celebrated, with more to come with Phase Two

Olmsted Parks Conservancy, Louisville Parks and Recreation, Councilman David James, and volunteers and park neighbors will celebrate completion of phase one of the Victory Park revitalization project on Saturday, November 18, 2017. 

Phase one of a $1 million revitalization to Victory Park included relocation of the basketball court to create a larger open area for activities; a new walking path; installation of additional lighting, benches and 35 new trees.

Nov 10 2017 U of L Retains Silver Level Status as a Bike Friendly University

http://louisville.edu/sustainability/news/uofl-again-named-2018bicycle-f...

Oct 30 2017 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Energy Management Workshops, Free Financial Counseling and Much More

Neighborhood Place partners offer workshops and services in November including several energy efficiency overviews offered by LG&E, three Project Warm energy management workshops, and a Childhood Lead Prevention Program. Other highlights include free financial coaching, a healthy relationship workshop, and an engagement meeting with Passport Health Care.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Oct 13 2017 Louisville aims for a spot on the world cricket map as new playing fields open at Hays Kennedy Park

The Louisville Cricket Club, part of the 42-team MidWest Cricket Tournament, has teamed up with Mayor Greg Fischer’s office to create a new playing facility at Hays Kennedy Park.

The facility is being named for Sunil M. Gavaskar, a legend in the sport who is known as “the Muhammad Ali of world cricket.” Gavaskar will be in Louisville for the fields’ grand opening at 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 15.

Oct 3 2017 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Two Job Recruitment Events, Community Health Fair and More

Neighborhood Place partners offer numerous workshops in October including two job recruitment events with Sodexo and Kroger, several health-related events including a Community Health Fair, and a workshop geared to individuals who have experienced abuse in their intimate relationships.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Aug 31 2017 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Car and Booster Fitting Stations, A Healthy Living Club and More

Neighborhood Place partners offer workshops and services in September to help keep families safe and healthy including car and booster seat fitting stations by Norton’s Children Hospital; a Healthy Living Club; a Diabetes Self-Management Series; and a Domestic Violence Awareness Workshop.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.