Jun 3 2020 Public Safety Committee approves “Breonna’s Law” an Ordinance to regulate no-knock warrants and the use of body cameras in all search warrants

In a unanimous vote, the Public Safety Committee of the Louisville Metro Council has approved “Breonna’s Law” to regulate and provide specific guidelines for the use of no-knock warrants by Louisville Metro Police officers.

May 21 2020 Councilwoman Dorsey announces drive-thru COVID 19 testing site for the people of Shively this Saturday

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey (D-3) announces another opportunity for drive-thru COVID 19 testing will take place this Saturday, May 23rd at the Shively Community Center.

May 13 2020 Councilwoman Dorsey to host Small Business Town Hall on Facebook Live!

As Louisville’s economy prepares to reopen, Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey (D-3) will host an important Small Business Town Hall meeting to assist business owners affected by COVID 19.

May 12 2020 Councilwoman Dorsey secures international donation of 20,000 PPE to support city-wide effort to fight COVID 19 virus

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey (D-3) has announced several groups will benefit from a major donation of 20,000 PPE (personal protective equipment) from Louisville Metro’s Sister City in Jiujiang, China.

May 1 2020 Councilwoman Dorsey thanks Association of Chinese Americans for important PPE donations for Louisville Metro

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey (D-3) applauds the first of a series of special donations made to Louisville Metro for front line workers in the fight against the COVID 19 virus from The Kentuckiana Chapter of the Association of Chinese Americans and our Jiujiang, Chinese partnership.

Apr 23 2020 Members of the Democratic Caucus offer statements on Mayor Greg Fisher’s Budget proposal

The members of the Democratic Caucus of the Louisville Metro Council offer the following statement on Mayor Greg Fischer’s proposed 2020-2021 FY Capital and Operating Budgets

Apr 22 2020 Councilwoman Dorsey thanks UPS for its generous donation to Shively Area Ministries for assistance during COVID-19

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey (D-3) is praising United Parcel Service’s  generous $25,000 donation to the Shively Area Ministries (SAM). These critical dollars will help people  who are struggling with the financial impacts of the COVID-19 virus.

Apr 20 2020 The Louisville Metro Council send letter Congressional Leaders asking for federal help to keep cities viable during COVID 19

Today the 26-member Louisville Metro Council sent a letter to Senator Mitch McConnell and Congressman John Yarmuth asking them to support additional federal funding for state and local governments.  

Apr 11 2020 Metro Council Leadership to hold news conference on moving forward with legislation and committees during COVID 19 crisis in the coming weeks News Conference set for Monday April 13th at 1:30pm

Louisville – President David James (D- 6), Majority Caucus Chair Markus Winkler (D-17) and Minority Caucus Chair Kevin Kramer (R-11) will hold a news conference on Monday, April 13th to lay out how the Metro Council will continue to work to address legislation and improve public participation in the budget and legislative processes while continuing to adhere to safety recommendations in our effort to combat the COVI D19 virus.

Mar 19 2020 Councilwoman Dorsey to host virtual discussion for those who have concerns and questions about Governor Beshear’s eviction executive order

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey (D-3) will host a very special and important discussion of how Governor Andy Beshear’s executive order impacts evictions as a result of the COVID 19 virus.

Mar 18 2020 Democratic Caucus will meet on Thursday, March 19th

The Louisville Metro Council Democrat Caucus will meet at its regularly scheduled time on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. In light of the pending states of emergency declared by federal, state and local Chief Executives due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the various directives and guidance issued in connection with those emergency declarations, the meeting will be held as a video teleconference pursuant to KRS 61.826.

Mar 15 2020 Association of Community Ministries puts out a call for volunteers and donations as Louisville Metro deals with COVID 19

It is a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to help those in need with food, or utility bills and housing. Right now, the Association of Community Ministries is facing one of its biggest challenges as Louisville Metro deals with COVID 19. On Sunday, the call went out for help to ensure the mission goes on. While basic precautions are being taken, there are still food deliveries which must be made to those in need and concerns COVID 19 may affect many who normally would not need assistance.

Feb 18 2020 Metro Council to honor Outstanding Community Leaders and Volunteers

On Thursday, February 20th the Metro Council’s Community Affairs, Health and Education Committee will hold a special meeting to honor outstanding residents and volunteers as part of its 18th Annual Black History Month Program.

Feb 12 2020 Council Members host special Community Engagement Event on Saturday, February 15th

Six members of the Louisville Metro Council invite in Louisville to get connected with metro government on Saturday, February 15th during a special community engagement event at the New Republic Bank Foundation YMCA. They want residents, business owners, children and parents to have the opportunity to experience and learn about the newest edition in West Louisville. At the same time, it’s a way to bring government to the people.

Dec 12 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey announces Arts in 3D Ticket Bank offering holiday entertainment events

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey invites residents of District Three to enjoy the holidays with an entertainment offering from the Arts in 3D Ticket Bank. Two family fun events are coming up for the public.