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 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 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 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.

Aug 4 2019 Metro Councilman Kramer to Host District 11 Town Hall Meeting at Jeffersontown Fire Station Two

Louisville, KY –Louisville Metro Councilman Kevin J. Kramer (District 11) will hold a district meeting on Monday, August 5, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at Jeffersontown Fire Station Two (formerly McMahan Firs Station), 4318 Taylorsville Road.

Councilman Kramer will be joined by representatives from the Louisville Metro Police Department, Jeffersontown Fire Protection District, Louisville Metro Public Works, Louisville Metro Codes & Regulations, Urban Forestry and Brightside.

Aug 2 2019 President David James invites everyone to come out and enjoy Victory Park Day this weekend

President David James (D-6) is issuing an invitation to those living in and around the California Neighborhood where Victory Park is located, to come out and enjoy a day of fun, music and food as this neighborhood continues to build a great spirit of community.

Aug 2 2019 Councilwoman Sexton Smith calls on community to support the Back to School Amazing Community Benefit Concert this Saturday

Councilwoman Barbara Sexton Smith (D-4) is calling on the community to come out and support a very important event to help homeless children and families in need by attending the Back to School Amazing Community Benefit Concert” this Saturday, August 3rd. 

Aug 2 2019 Councilwoman Sexton Smith says everyone is welcome for “Beecher Terrace Days” at Baxter Square Park

It’s a special homecoming weekend for one of Louisville Metro’s historic neighborhoods as “Beecher Terrace Days” gets underway this Saturday and Sunday in the Russell Neighborhood.

Aug 2 2019 Councilwoman Parker to Host Pickleball Classes this Saturday at Des Pres Park

Louisville, KY – Pickleball is one of the fastest growing recreational sports in Louisville. Over the past few years Councilwoman Marilyn Parker and others have invested in constructing new pickleball courts at Des Pres Park as well as other Louisville Metro Parks to address demand.

Jul 31 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey says first community wide Juneteenth Jubilee Celebration was a meaningful experience

At the steps of the Lincoln Monument in Waterfront Park, the first community wide Juneteenth Jubilee Celebration was held this past Sunday to mark the end of slavery in the United States.