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

Media Contacts:    Stephen Haag, Jr.              

574-1204

Tony Hyatt                        

574-4137

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.

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.

Oct 21 2014 Councilwoman Welch invites District 13 residents to come out for Brightside Fall Community Cleanup

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) is sending out the call for volunteers to join others who are already committed to this year’s Brightside Fall Community Cleanup set for Saturday, October 25th.

Oct 20 2014 Councilwoman Welch joins Fairdale Community Club for 11th Annual Trick or Treat Street

As a way of ensuring that little ghosts and goblins have a chance to enjoy a safe and fun Halloween, Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) and the Fairdale Community Club present the 11th Annual Trick or Treat Street.