Jul 24 2017 Office of Construction Review to increase non-residential permit fees effective September 1

Louisville Metro Construction Review, a division of the Department of Codes & Regulations, will be increasing its building permit fees effective September 1. All fees, with the exception of residential building permit fees, will increase $0.01 per square foot. Any building permit applications submitted before September 1 will have its fee calculated at the current fee rate. The increased fees are reflected in the chart below.

Jan 6 2015 Omni to Construct 30+ Story Building Downtown; Hotel, Apartments, Grocery, Local Art Gallery

Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that Omni Hotels & Resorts will build a 30+ floor multi-purpose building in downtown Louisville that includes a 600-room hotel topped by 225 luxury apartments. Situated one block from the Kentucky International Convention Center, the new Omni Louisville Hotel will be a four-diamond, luxury hotel.

Dec 23 2014 Inauguration for Mayor Fischer, Other Elected Officials Set for Jan. 5 at Metro Hall

Mayor Greg Fischer, Louisville Metro Councilmembers and other elected officials will be sworn in for new terms of office during a special inaugural ceremony, Monday, Jan. 5, at Louisville Metro Hall.

Nov 21 2014 Develop Louisville Announces New Pricing Policy to Buy Publically-Owned Vacant Property

Develop Louisville (the city’s newly formed real estate development arm of Louisville Forward), has a new pricing policy for hundreds of properties that citizens can buy from the city.  This pricing policy is meant to make purchasing a property from the city more transparent and predictable, while also encouraging redevelopment of these vacant properties.