Aug 23 2019 Councilwoman Sexton Smith puts out the call for volunteers to help with a community cleanup on Saturday, August 24th

Councilwoman Barbara Sexton Smith is putting out the call for anyone who has the time this coming Saturday morning to help with a community cleanup in District 4.

Aug 23 2019 President David James hosts “Jazz in Central Park” on Sunday, August 25th

As August comes to a close, an Old Louisville tradition is once again ready to help ease out the summer with some great music in a very nice setting.  President David James (D-6) is once again presenting “Jazz in Central Park” on Sunday, August 25th.

Aug 22 2019 Metro Council Members Sponsor Breast Cancer Screening

Facial Sun Damage Screenings also available

Louisville, KY-  Metro Council Members Kevin Kramer (District 11), Anthony Piagentini (District 19),  Stuart Benson (District 20), and Robin Engel (District 22) are sponsoring a Breast Cancer & Sun Damage Screening on Monday, September 9, 2019 at the Glenridge Health Campus (6415 Calm River Way) from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Aug 22 2019 President James and The Louisville Metro Council announce a call for artists for the Second Annual Art in City Hall Exhibit

For a second year, Louisville Metro’s Historic City Hall will once again be a place to see the works of local artists as the call goes out for the Second Annual Art in City Hall Exhibit.

Aug 20 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey to host eight District 3 young people to join her for the 50th Anniversary Dirt Bowl Awards Banquet

In honor of its 50th Anniversary, Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey would like to take eight District 3 young people to this Sunday’s official Dirt Bowl Awards Banquets.

Aug 19 2019 President James applauds and supports new effort to help African American businesses in Metro Louisville

President David James (D-6) was on hand for the official opening of a new office on South Fourth Street which will be home to the NOIR Black Business Social Club Inc. On Monday, the nonprofit group announced they will soon transition into a full-fledged African American chamber of commerce.

Aug 16 2019 Council Members Fowler and Yates encourage everyone to help Shirley’s Way with its new gaming room

For many years, Shirley’s Way has been a lifeline for cancer patients and their families in dealing with the cost of treatments and living expenses while fighting this disease. Tonight, in partnership with Khali’s, the Shirley’s Way Gaming Room will officially open to help the nonprofit organization continue to give support to those families in need.

Aug 15 2019 Councilwoman Flood announces next South Central Regional Forum to feature the Legal Aid Society of Louisville on August 21st

For the average person, trying to navigate the legal system can be difficult when you feel your rights have been violated. Fortunately, there is one local organization that can offer help and advice when it comes to legal questions. Councilwoman Madonna Flood (D-24) announces the next South Central Regional Forum will feature the Legal Aid Society of Louisville on Wednesday, August 21st.

Aug 15 2019 Two in one Week: two vehicles impounded in District 1 for illegal dumping on Grand Avenue

Grand Avenue turned out to be a place of unwanted activity this past week in the area of illegal dumping. But Officers of Solid Waste Management Services were able to impound not one but two vehicles for that illegal activity.

Aug 14 2019 Councilman Blackwell announces next District 12 Dialogue on Tuesday, August 20th

Councilman Rick Blackwell invites residents in Southwest Metro Louisville to the next District 12 Dialogue on Tuesday, August 20th to learn more about various projects on going in the area and talk with representatives of several Metro Government Agencies.

Aug 14 2019 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, August 17th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” is set for Saturday, August 17th.  It is an opportunity for District 12 residents to meet their Metro Council representative in a relaxed environment.  

Aug 13 2019 Councilman Yates announces the results for the First Annual Stacks of Backpacks, Back to School Donation Drive

As a new school year begins in Jefferson County, more than 250 backpacks and school supplies will be handed out to local children in need throughout Southwest Louisville Metro thanks to some generous donors. On Tuesday, Councilman David Yates (D-25) announced the results of a friendly competition between five gyms in Southwest Metro Louisville

Aug 13 2019 Public Safety Committee to discuss the working arrangements between Louisville Fire and Rescue and Suburban Fire Departments

The Public Safety Committee of the Louisville Metro Council will have a special discussion on the working relationship between Louisville Fire and Rescue and the Suburban Fire Departments in Jefferson County.

Aug 8 2019 Councilman Fox to host his first Community Meeting for District 13 on Saturday, August 10th

Councilman Mark Fox is issuing an invitation to the people of District 13 to come out for his first Community Meeting on Saturday, August 10th at the Fairdale Library.

Aug 8 2019 Councilwoman Shanklin hosts “Back to School Festival” for children on Saturday August 10th

As a way to start a new school year off right, Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin (D-2) and First Neighborhood Place will host the Annual Back to School Festival on Saturday, August 10th.