|Feb 8 2019||
Public comment sought on Environmental Trust accreditation
The Louisville/Jefferson County Environmental Trust is seeking public comment on its application to renew national accreditation by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission.
|Feb 5 2019||
Bernheim Bridge repair project to begin in Cherokee Park
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) recently awarded a contract for rehabilitation of the Bernheim Bridge in Cherokee Park in Louisville. This bridge, also known as Bridge No. 8, crosses the Middle Fork of Beargrass Creek.
|Jan 14 2019||
Realigned Dixie/Broadway/18TH crossing opened
Mayor Greg Fischer today opened the newly realigned intersection of Eighteenth Street, Dixie Highway and Broadway to traffic. The realignment eliminated a traffic bottleneck where the three streets converge at a major West End development site.
|Dec 12 2018||
Creason Protection and Restoration Plan
The city of Louisville is privileged to host the USA Cyclocross National Championships at Joe Creason Park December 11-15. This international event, coming on the heels of last year’s Derby City Cup, will feature nearly 1,700 top professional and amateur riders competing over the course of the week from 45 states.
|Nov 30 2018||
Improvements at Ninth and Ali
Mayor Greg Fischer joined AARP Kentucky State President Charlotte Whittaker today to celebrate safety improvements at Ninth Street and Muhammad Ali Boulevard made possible by the AARP Livable Communities Initiative.
|Nov 16 2018||
City announces free storm debris drop-off sites
Louisville Metro Public Works is providing free drop-off service for residential storm debris from Monday, November 19 through Saturday, December 1 at seven locations.
In addition, residents of the Urban Services District may set storm debris out with regular yard waste, if it is bundled with twine.
|Nov 8 2018||
Louisville is battle ready for snow season
Joined by the 265 regular members of the Louisville Metro Snow Team, Mayor Greg Fischer declared today that the city is battle ready for winter 2018-19. Mayor Fischer also named dozens of Jefferson County Public School students as honorary members of the Snow Team.
|Oct 25 2018||
Enjoy the Scenic Loop car-free and Hayride on the Hill in Cherokee Park October 29
A new fall tradition will begin on Monday, October 29, as area residents will be able to enjoy use of the Scenic Loop in Cherokee Park car-free and also attend the first-ever Hayride on the Hill, located at Baringer Hill from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. that day.
|Sep 17 2018||
Fifth annual Brightside Bash presented by the Republic Bank Foundation set for September 20
Brightside, Louisville’s organization for keeping the city clean and green through beautification and education, will be holding its 5th annual Brightside Bash presented by the Republic Bank Foundation from 6-9 p.m. on September 20 at The Louisville Palace (625 S. 4th Street).
|Sep 13 2018||
Traffic Advisory for Bourbon and Beyond on September 22 - 23
Bourbon & Beyond – the incredible all-in-one bourbon, food, and entertainment that honors the rich history of bourbon that is so deeply rooted in the heart of Kentucky–is making its debut in Louisville’s Champions Park. The two-day extravaganza features musical performances, The Big Bourbon Bar, bourbon masters and celebrities, top national and local chefs, one-of-a-kind culinary creations, and a variety of other authentic experiences.
|Aug 27 2018||
Ohio River Valley Northeast (ORVNE) Segment Public Meeting: September 10
Louisville Public Works needs your input! Join us for a public meeting on the design of the Louisville Loop's ORVNE segment from Timber Ridge Road to the Lewis and Clark Bridge. We will have maps and other information about the 100-mile Louisville Loop and ORVNE projects.
Public Works is seeking input prior to designing this path. We will take comments, concerns and questions both at the meeting and afterwards via email.
|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 31 2018||
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Needs Your Input Multi-use Trail in A.B. Sawyer Park
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC), in partnership with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), are seeking public input regarding the proposed construction of a multi-use path in A.B. Sawyer Park, a public-use recreational resource protected under Section 4(f) of the Transportation Act of 1966.
|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 18 2018||
Streets for People with Janette Sadik-Khan on Her Visit to Louisville
By Chris Glasser
Janette Sadik-Khan was the keynote speaker last Friday at Mayor Greg Fischer’s Land Use and Development Forum. Sadik-Khan is the former Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation under Michael Bloomberg from 2007 to 2013.
Currently, she is a principal at Bloomberg Associates, where “she works with mayors around the world to re-imagine and redesign their cities with innovative projects that can be developed quickly and inexpensively.”