Aug 19 2019 President James applauds and supports new effort to help African American businesses in Metro Louisville

President David James (D-6) was on hand for the official opening of a new office on South Fourth Street which will be home to the NOIR Black Business Social Club Inc. On Monday, the nonprofit group announced they will soon transition into a full-fledged African American chamber of commerce.

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.

Jul 25 2019 President James thanks the community for helping SWMS impound the 6th vehicle of the year for illegal dumping

President David James (D-6) is sending praise to the community for giving an assist to Solid Waste Management Enforcement Officers as they tracked down an impounded the sixth vehicle of 2019 involved in illegal dumping.

Jul 1 2019 Louisville Metro Council on Summer Break

The Louisville Metro Council is on summer break for the next two weeks.

Jun 25 2019 Metro Council Approves the FY 2019-2020 Operating and Capital Budgets

By a vote of 24 to 1, the Louisville Metro Council has approved the Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Operating Budget for Metro Government. In a unanimous vote, the Council has approved the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year Capital Budget for Metro Government. 

Jun 20 2019 President James to join Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods and LMPD for a walk through Victory Park

President David James (D-6) will join Representatives from the Office of Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods and Officers of Louisville Metro Police for a walk through Victory Park on Friday, June 21st.

Jun 20 2019 President James asks for volunteers to help spruce up Victory Park this Saturday, June 22nd

President David James (D-6) is calling for volunteers to join with the Olmsted Parks Conservancy and Friends of Victory Park for some community cleanup work at Victory Park on Saturday, June 22nd.

Jun 10 2019 President James announces Historic City Hall Clock Tower will glow like a rainbow for PRIDE Week.

President David James (D-6) has announced than in conjunction with PRIDE Week, the Clock Tower at Historic City Hall will glow like a rainbow this week.

Jun 6 2019 President James encourages everyone to experience the 26th Annual Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour

The Victorian Mansions of Old Louisville have been a favorite tourist attraction for many over the years. But did you know there are some beautiful hidden away spaces surrounding those mansions?President David James (D-6) invites everyone to experience that beauty and see the handiwork of gardeners and landscapers as part of the Old Louisville Hidden Treasures Garden Tour this weekend.

May 17 2019 President James to attend dedication of new Dr. T Vaughn Walker Center for Family Development

President David James (D-6) will join the congregation of First Gethsemane Baptist Church this Sunday, May 19th for a special event in honor of the late Rev. T. Vaughn Walker. 

Apr 30 2019 Louisville Metro Council Open Records Requests can now be filed online by the public

The Louisville Metro Council is now offering an additional way for the public to make an Open Records Request. A new form has been created for online requests for public information.

Apr 17 2019 President James to unveil new sign honoring Barry Barker for his leadership at TARC and work in the community

He was a driving force behind the modernization and expansion of Louisville’s public transportation system. It is a system that handles the needs of a wide variety of commuters ranging from the poor and working people of the city and young and old. On Thursday, President David James (D-6) will honor the work and dedication of Barry Barker by officially dedicating an honorary street sign near the place where he worked.

Apr 10 2019 Two in one week- SWMS Enforcement impounds two vehicles for illegal dumping

Solid Waste Management Services Enforcement Officers have had a very busy week so far. They have impounded two vehicles for illegal dumping on South Preston Street and Marret Avenue

Mar 13 2019 President James to unveil new sign honoring the Work and Dedication of Herb Fink to the Old Louisville area

For almost 50 years, he has been a strong advocate for the preservation of the Old Louisville area. On Thursday, President David James (D-6) will honor the work and dedication of Herb Fink by officially dedicating an honorary street sign in the area he loves so well.

Mar 13 2019 President James to host Community Discussion concerning the Metro Budget Shortfall on Saturday, March 16th

President David James (D-6) will continue listening to the people of his district when he hosts a Community Discussion for the public concerning the current pension, Insurance Tax Rate Ordinance and the Metro Budget Shortfall on Saturday, March 16th.