Aug 11 2018 Nine New SpeedAlert Radar Devices to be unveiled

Representatives from the Louisville Metro Council’s Minority Caucus as well as Louisville Metro Police and Jefferson County Public Schools will participate in an event to demonstrate a new tool that has been purchased to help deter speeding and promote safety. A total of nine new SpeedAlert web-enabled radar display devices will be announced and demonstrated.

Aug 10 2018 President James invites District 6 to come to the next “Feed the Block” event on Saturday, August 11th

On Saturday, August 11th The 23 Zone is ready to once again give back to the community when the next “Feed the Block, the Back to School Edition” gets underway with free food, fun and other things to help children and people in the community.

Aug 7 2018 District 11 Town Hall Meeting on August 14th

Louisville, KY – Louisville Metro Councilman Kevin J. Kramer (District 11) will hold a District 11 Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at Jeffersontown Fire Station Two (formally McMahan Fire 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 and Louisville Metro Public Health & Wellness. 

Aug 7 2018 Councilman Blackwell announces next District 12 Dialogue on Tuesday, August 21st

Councilman Rick Blackwell invites residents to the next District 12 Dialogue on Tuesday, August 21st to discuss the potential for an ambulance service with the Pleasure Ridge Park Fire Department.

Aug 7 2018 President James to host fundraiser for “District 6 Back to School Backpack Giveaway at Old Louisville Tavern

President David James is partnering with the Old Louisville Tavern to help raise money for this year’s “District 6 Back to School Backpack Giveaway” on Wednesday, August 8th.

Aug 1 2018 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, August 11th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” is set for Saturday, August 11th.  It is an opportunity for District 12 residents to meet with their Councilman

Aug 1 2018 Councilwoman Woolridge encourages everyone to come out for the Unity in the Community Festival in Algonquin Park

Councilwoman Mary C. Woolridge (D-3) is inviting everyone to come out to this year’s Unity in the Community Festival on Saturday, August 11th in Algonquin Park. This annual event is a fun filled afternoon and evening for the entire family.

Aug 1 2018 Councilman David James invites everyone to come out and enjoy Victory Park Day this weekend

Councilman 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 1 2018 Councilwoman Shanklin hosts “Back to School Fest 2018” for Children on Saturday August 11th

As a way to start a new school year off right, Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin (D-2) and 1st Neighborhood Place will host Back to School Fest 2018 on Saturday, August 11th.

Jul 30 2018 Councilwoman Welch encourages the community to share their thoughts on the future of Fairdale

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) is inviting everyone to come out and share their thoughts and ideas on the proposed Fairdale Village Center Planning Project at a special community workshop on Tuesday, July 31.   

Jul 30 2018 Councilwoman Welch to host special ceremony to honor Kenwood Drive In with a Kentucky Historical Marker

On Tuesday, July 31st Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13), the Kentucky Historical Society and representatives of the Iroquois Neighborhood Association will dedicate the Commonwealth’s newest Historical Marker at the Kenwood Drive In.

Jul 29 2018 Council Members encourage community to protest Family Dollar Stores request to sell malt beverages

Several Members of the Democratic Caucus of the Louisville Metro Council are calling on residents of Metro Louisville to participate in special protests on Monday, July 30th in opposition to the decision by Family Dollar Stores to seek a liquor license to sell malt beverages in their stores.

Jul 25 2018 Attorney General Andy Beshear to announce partnership with First Gethsemane Baptist Church on Opioid Disposal

A special guest will be in attendance at this Wednesday’s evening  service at First Gethsemane Baptist Church. Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear will be joined by Metro Council President David James (D-6) and Councilwoman Barbara Sexton Smith (D-4). The Attorney General will be on hand to announce the Church is joining Kentucky’s Opioid Disposal Program.

Jul 24 2018 Councilwoman Sexton Smith shares LMPD 4th Division Crime Statistics

New crime statistics reported by Louisville Metro Police’s 4th Division, Beat 2 covering Smoketown and Shelby Park show a reduction in violent crime since the beginning of the year and over the last 12 months as seen in other areas of the city.

Jul 24 2018 President James asks for volunteers to help spruce up Victory Park this Saturday, July 28th

President David James (D-6) is calling for volunteers to join with the Olmsted Parks Conservancy to help do some community cleanup work at Victory Park on Saturday, July 28th.