|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 17 2018||
Public Safety Committee to review report of Special Investigator in the LMPD Explorer Case
The Public Safety Committee of the Louisville Metro Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, July 18th to review the report of former US Attorney Kerry Harvey, who has conducted an internal investigation into the LMPD Explorer Program.
|Jul 1 2018||
Louisville Metro Council Offices closed on Wednesday, July 4th
The Offices of the Louisville Metro Council and the Metro Council Clerk will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th in observance of the Fourth of July Holiday.
|May 16 2018||
Council members Welch, Fowler and Yates encourage everyone to come out and enjoy a great spring tradition at the 14th Annual Forest Fest
There a few places in Metro Louisville where you will find scenic beauty and hear great Bluegrass Music. In the springtime, the best place to find both is in the Jefferson Memorial Forest. On Saturday, May 19th Council members Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13), Cindi Fowler (D-14) and David Yates (D-25) proudly present the 14th Annual Forest Fest.
|May 14 2018||
Metro Council Budget Committee to hold second Public Hearing for FY 19 Capital and Operating Budgets
The Louisville Metro Council’s Budget Committee will hold its next public hearing on Tuesday, May 15th on Mayor Greg Fischer’s proposed 2018 -2019 Capital and Operating Budgets.
|Apr 26 2018||
Metro Council Budget Committee Announces Hearing Schedule for FY 19 Capital and Operating Budgets
Louisville Metro Council’s Budget Committee has added another public hearing and released its schedule for reviewing Mayor Greg Fischer’s proposed 2018 -2019 Capital and Operating Budgets.
|Apr 20 2018||
Louisville Metro Council to host reception for Dr. Marty Pollio of the Jefferson County Public Schools
Members of the Louisville Metro Council will host a formal reception to congratulate and welcome Dr. Marty Pollio as the new Superintendent of the Jefferson County Public Schools on Monday, April 23rd.
|Apr 14 2018||
After Department of Justice review, Louisville Metro Separation Ordinance does not conflict with federal immigration law or enforcement
The Jefferson County Attorney’s Office has informed members of the Louisville Metro Council that the Department of Justice has reviewed Louisville Metro’s newly enacted Separation Ordinance (LMCO 39(1)(F)) and found it to be in compliance with federal law (8 USC § 1373).
|Apr 11 2018||
Metro Council goes “On the Road” to hold regular meeting at the Academy @ Shawnee this Thursday, April 12th
President David James (D-6) announces the Louisville Metro Council will hold its next regular meeting at the Academy@Shawnee this coming Thursday, April 12th.
|Mar 26 2018||
Councilwoman Green calls upon the Kentucky Senate to put an end to House Bill 169
Councilwoman Jessica Green (D-1) Chair of the Louisville Metro Council’s Public Safety Committee, is calling on Senators of the Kentucky General Assembly to put an end to House Bill 169, the so call Gang Violence Prevention Act.
|Mar 13 2018||
Public Safety Committee to review Resolution calling for Special Prosecutor in case of former LMPD Officer
The Public Safety Committee of the Louisville Metro Council will hear a presentation that led to a Resolution requesting the Kentucky Attorney General to appoint a Special Prosecutor to investigate Former Louisville Police Department Officer Mark Handy.
|Feb 27 2018||
Councilwoman Green encourages interested job seekers to check out the AFSCME Job Fair
Councilwoman Jessica Green (D-1) is encouraging any job seeker out there to take advantage of the AFSCME Job Fair set for this Wednesday, February 28th.
|Feb 26 2018||
Public Safety Committee to discuss Youth Detention Center at its February 28th meeting
The Louisville Metro Council’s Public Safety Committee will discuss the recent Accreditation Results for the Youth Detention Center when it meets on Wednesday, February 28th.
|Feb 22 2018||
Metro Council honors Outstanding Community Leaders
On Thursday, February 22nd the Metro Council’s Community Affairs and Housing Committee held a special meeting to honor outstanding residents and volunteers as part of its 16th Annual Black History Month Program.
|Feb 1 2018||
Community Affairs and Housing Committee will kick off a series of meetings on Vacant and Abandoned Property
The Metro Council’s Community Affairs and Housing Committee has announced the first in a series of meetings to update Louisville’s progress in dealing with vacant and abandoned property in Metro Louisville.