May 27 2015 Metro Councilmembers Announce Upcoming Performance of Friday Fest Concert at Highview Park

Metro Councilmembers James Peden (District 23), Madonna Flood (District 24) and Vicki Aubrey-Welch (District (13) are sponsoring a free summer concert series at Highview Park for the fourth straight year based on the success of the former Music in the Metro. A different concert will be held every other Friday from June through August and the event is open to the public, family friendly, and free.

May 11 2015 Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch invites everyone to enjoy a great music weekend with the 11th Annual Forest Fest 2015

The sound of Bluegrass Music will fill the air in the picturesque setting of the Jefferson Memorial Forest on Saturday, May 16th and Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) is inviting everyone to come out to one of the most popular music events in the region: Forest Fest 2015

May 4 2015 “Frozen” kicks off 2015 Free Summer Movie Schedule at Iroquois Amphitheater

Disney’s 2013 hit animated feature film “Frozen” helps kick off another year of Free Summer Movies at Iroquois Amphitheater on Saturday, May 9th. 

Apr 22 2015 Council Members to Particiapte in Mentoring Program at Family Scholar House


Louisville, KY –  Metro Council Members Angela Leet (District 7), Marilyn Parker (District 18), Cindi Fowler (District 14), Vicki Welch (District 13), and Jessica Green (District 1) will participate in a Mentoring Program at the Family Scholar House (118 W Breckinridge St.) on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. as part of a service project for the Mayors Give A Day Week.

Apr 16 2015 Metro Council passes ordinance to license and regulate Pop Up Parties to create safe atmosphere for young people

They are parties that happen in abandoned warehouses, empty storefronts and occasionally in a building that was subleased from an unsuspecting owner.  There is little to no trained security and the structure is not always safe.  That will soon change. By a vote of 25 to ) with one abstention, the Louisville Metro Council has passed a new ordinance that will crack down on so called Pop up Parties that will now require licensing and trained security to keep party goers safe

Mar 30 2015 Council members propose legislation to create safe party atmosphere

Councilwoman Marianne Butler (D-15) has been working with members of LMPD, ABC, IPL and the Jefferson County Attorney’s Office to bring a level of safety and security to the “Pop-up” Parties that have been occurring throughout our community.  

Mar 27 2015 Council Members and staff to participate in Budget and CDBG Training sessions on Monday, March 30

Council Members and staff to participate in Budget and CDBG Training sessions on Monday, March 30  

Session held in preparation for the upcoming Budget process In June

Mar 26 2015 Councilwoman Welch will join Metro Public Works for official groundbreaking of the Mason Lane Bridge Project

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) and Metro Public Works will officially break ground this Friday on a project designed to ensure drivers between Mason Lane and West Manslick Road will have a safe roadway in which to drive.

Mar 10 2015 Councilwoman Welch to deliver Meals on Wheels in District 13 and encourages others to volunteer

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch will join thousands of volunteers in Metro Louisville and the Commonwealth of Kentucky when she delivers Meals on Wheels to seniors in District 13 on Monday, March 16th.

Feb 5 2015 Councilwoman Welch joins Metro Public Works as sidewalk improvements begin on Mt. Holly Road

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) will join Metro Public Works officials on Friday, February 6th to break ground on a project that when completed will enhance public safety through a connector sidewalk along sections of Mount Holly Road.

Feb 2 2015 Councilwoman Welch announces 2015 Women’s Health Fair to offer wide variety of screenings and health information

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch is once again providing women the opportunity to take advantage of a lifesaving process and at the same time learn more about living a healthier lifestyle. The District 13 Women’s Health Fair is set for Friday, February 13th and for women, it’s an opportunity to get a Mammogram to fight breast cancer and learn about other important health information. 

Jan 21 2015 Councilwoman Welch appointed Chair of National League of Cities Human Development Committee

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) has been appointed chair of the National League of Cities (NLC) 2015 Human Development Committee for a second year.

Jan 16 2015 Metro Council Clerk to Accept Resumes to fill District 10 Vacancy

For Immediate Release                                      

Date:    January 16, 2015

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Jan 15 2015 The Louisville Metro Council issues statement on the passing of President Jim King

Members of the Louisville Metro Council reflect on the service of Council President Jim King who passed away on January 14th

Dec 4 2014 Council Members Welch and Yates join Congressman John Yarmuth to help needy kids “Shop with a Hero”

This Saturday, a special group of heroes will take the time to make it a special day in the lives of some needy children. The heroes’ goal is to help the children have a nice holiday.  Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) and Councilman David Yates (D-25) will join Congressman John Yarmuth (D-Kentucky) and many area Police Officers, Firefighters, EMS, Veterans and Active Members of all branches of the US Military as they “Shop with a Hero” this Saturday, December 6th.