|Feb 21 2019||
Metro Council to honor Outstanding Community Leaders
On Thursday, February 21st the Metro Council’s Community Affairs and Housing Committee will hold a special meeting to honor outstanding residents and volunteers as part of its 17th Annual Black History Month Program.
|Jan 7 2019||
Metro Council Republicans Elect Kramer and Peden as Caucus Leaders for 2019
For Immediate Release
Date: January 7, 2019
Media Contact: Stephen Haag - 574-1204 / 645-1752
|Dec 6 2018||
Metro Council’s Budget Committee approves additional funding to deal with homeless issues
The Metro Council’s Budget Committee has approved $546,791 in an effort to deal with the current homeless problem in Metro Louisville. The funding was found as part of the year-end budget adjustment after the completion of audits of the 2017 -2018 Operating and Capital Budgets.
|Aug 13 2018||
Nine New SpeedAlert Radar Devices are unveiled and ready for Deployment in Louisville Metro
Representatives from the Louisville Metro Council’s Minority Caucus as well as the Louisville Metro Police Department participated in an event to demonstrate a new tool that has been purchased to help deter speeding and promote safety. Earlier this year, the nine Republican Members of the Louisville Metro Council pooled their discretionary funds to purchase nine SpeedAlert web-enabled radar message displays.
|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 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.
|Jun 22 2018||
Minority Caucus Meeting Announced for Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Louisville, KY – The Louisville Metro Council’s Minority Caucus will meet at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 prior to the Metro Council’s Final vote on the Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Budget documents. The meeting will take place in the 2nd Floor Conference Room of City Hall (601 W. Jefferson Street).
|May 9 2018||
Completion of Urton Lane Bridge Celebrated
Mayor and Councilman mark completion of Phase I of Urton Lane Project
|May 8 2018||
Urton Lane Press Conference May 9, 2018
Louisville Metro Council
Councilman Stuart Benson, District 20
|Jan 11 2018||
Metro Council Republicans Elect Leet and Kramer as Caucus Leaders for 2018
Louisville, KY – During their first Caucus meeting of 2018, the nine Republican members of the Louisville Metro Council’s Minority Caucus unanimously elected Councilwoman Angela Leet (District 7) to the position of Caucus Chair and Councilman Kevin Kramer (District 11) as Caucus Vice-Chair.
|Jan 10 2018||
Minority Caucus to Meet Thursday, January 11
The Minority Caucus of the Louisville Metro Council will hold its first meeting of 2018 at 4 p.m. at City Hall (601 W. Jefferson Street). During this meeting, members of the Minority Caucus will elect leadership for the 2018 calendar year.
The Metro Council's Minority Caucus meets each Thursday at 4 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Caucus Room at City Hall. Minority Caucus meetings are open to the public.
|Dec 4 2017||
Government Accountability Committee will ask for public comment on Communications Franchise Ordinance
The public will have an opportunity to express their thoughts on a proposed Communications Franchise Ordinance that is pending before the Louisville Metro Council.
|Nov 16 2017||
Council members react to Justice Department Notification that Sanctuary City Ordinance puts Federal Funds in Jeopardy
Louisville, KY: On Wednesday, November 15, 2017 the United States Department of Justice sent notification that Louisville Metro is potentially out of compliance with 8 U.S.C. §1373 which would jeopardize the Louisville Metro Police Department’s funding from the Byrne JAG grant as well as other future federal grants.
|Apr 27 2017||
Metro Council Budget Committee announces hearing schedule for 2017 -2018 Capital and Operating Budgets
The Metro Council’s Budget Committee announces its hearing schedule for reviewing Mayor Greg Fischer’s proposed 2017 -2018 Capital and Operating Budget. The Committee will review the proposal over the months of May and June.
|Mar 20 2017||
Metro Council's Minority Caucus issues statement regarding today's visit by President Trump
The following is a statement by Minority Caucus Chair Robin Engel (District 22) and Vice Chair Marilyn Parker (District 18) regarding today's visit to Louisville by President Donald Trump: