Jun 23 2016 Metro Council approves FY 2016 – 2017 Capital and Operating Budgets

By a unanimous vote, the Louisville Metro Council has approved the Fiscal Year 2016- 2017 Capital and Operating Budgets of $822 million for Metro Government.

Jun 5 2016 Metro Council Members on the passing of Muhammad Ali

Several Members of the Louisville Metro Council on the passing of Muhammad Ali

May 17 2016 Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch is proud to present a great weekend of music at Forest Fest 2016

In the beautiful setting of the Jefferson Memorial Forest, Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) is once again hosting what has become a great spring tradition with Forest Fest 2016 on Saturday, May 21st.

Mar 10 2016 Metro Council and KentuckyOne Health kick off new Horses and Hope Mobile Cancer Screening Program

Contacts:

David McArthur,Senior Manager, Media Relations
KentuckyOne Health
502-562-7016 / 502-648-3411
[email protected]

Stephen Haag, Jr.
Minority Caucus Director
Louisville Metro Council
574-1204 / 645-1752
[email protected]

 

Mar 9 2016 New Mobile Cancer Screening Program Kicks Off Thursday, March 10, 2016

New Mobile Cancer Screening Program Kicks Off

Event:      Metro Council and KentuckyOne Health to Unveil New Horses and Hope Mobile Cancer Screening Unit

Where:     6th Street and Jefferson (Between Metro Hall and City Hall)

When:      Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 3:30 p.m.

Feb 24 2016 Metro Council to honor Outstanding Community Leaders at 14th Annual Black History Month program

On Thursday, February 25th the Metro Council’s Community Affairs and Housing Committee will hold a special meeting to honor outstanding residents and volunteers as part of its 14th Annual Black History Month Program.

Jan 30 2016 Metro Council Members issue statements on the passing of Senator Georgia Powers

Several members of the Louisville Metro Council have issued statements upon the passing of Senator Georgia Powers on Saturday.

Dec 22 2015 President Tandy applauds Shelby Park’s effort to remember history with new marker honoring Louisville’s Streetcar Line

President David Tandy (D-4) applauds the Shelby Park Neighborhood Association as the Kentucky Historical Society unveiled a new historical marker commemorating the city’s Shelby Street Streetcar Line.

Dec 7 2015 Help Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus Collect Toys for Local Children at City Hall


City Hall will now become “Santa’s Workshop South” for the next 10 days as Councilwoman Jessica Green and Councilman Kelly Downard team up encouraging people to donate new, unwrapped toys for the children of women incarcerated at the Pee Wee Valley Correction Center. 

Nov 2 2015 President Tandy sees Dixie Highway Grant as a significant part of improving the Urban Core of Metro Louisville’s infrastructure

Metro Council President David Tandy (D-4) joined other Metro Council members, Congressman John Yarmuth, Governor Steve Beshear, Mayor Greg Fischer and members of Jefferson County’s Legislative Delegation on Monday to praise the announcement that Metro Louisville will receive a $16.9 million TIGER Grant for the Dixie Highway Master Plan.

Oct 8 2015 Historic City Hall serves as an October reminder for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The Louisville Skyline now has an additional color to serve as an important reminder for women during this month. The Historic City Hall Clock Tower at Sixth and Jefferson is now showing pink as a reminder that October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Sep 22 2015 President Tandy announces “Louisville Metro Diverse Business Fair” to aid minority and women owned business in Metro Louisville

President David Tandy (D-4) announces an important opportunity for small businesses in the Metro Louisville area to connect with larger corporations in an effort to promote their businesses and services at the Louisville Metro Diverse Business Fair set for Tuesday, October 13th.

Sep 14 2015 Council members raise serious concerns about reorganization of Community Services negatively impacting Neighborhood Place

During a special meeting Monday of the Metro Council’s Community Affairs Committee, several Council members raised concerns about an effort to reorganize staff positions in the Department of Community Services that could negatively impact Neighborhood Places throughout our community.

Jul 10 2015 President Tandy and Metro Council members host Body Cam Forum with LMPD on Tuesday, July 14th

As Louisville Metro Police move forward with plans to expand the use of body cameras for all Officers, President David Tandy (D-4) and several members of the Metro Council will host a forum for the public on Tuesday, July 14th as a way to get questions answers and see a demonstration of how the cameras work.

Jul 6 2015 “The Amazing Spiderman 2” is July’s Movie Under the Stars at the Iroquois Amphitheater

Peter Parker continues his crime fighting crusade as America’s favorite web slinger when “The Amazing Spiderman 2” comes to the Iroquois Amphitheater on Saturday, July 11th as the next Movie Under the Stars.