|Jul 25 2019||
Louisville Metro to Honor Carl Owen
Louisville Metro to Honor Carl Owen
Plaque honoring Owen to be unveiled at Charlie Vettiner Golf Course
Louisville, KY – On Friday, July 26, 2019 Metro Councilman Stuart Benson (District 20), Kevin Kramer (District 11) and Robin Engel (District 22) will unveil a plaque honoring the life and legacy of Mr. Carl E. Owen. The event will take place at the Charlie Vettiner Golf Course’s clubhouse and is open to the public.
|Jul 17 2019||
Councilman Benson welcomes the Pop-Up-Zoo at this Week’s Friday at Floyds
Beckley Creek Park will host event from 5-7 p.m.
Louisville, KY – Metro Councilman Stuart Benson (District 20) encourages everyone to come out this week for Friday at Floyds. The event which is presented by the Parklands includes a FREE outdoor concert by Hot Brown Smackdown and is open to the entire family, including your four-legged friends.
|Jul 15 2019||
Groundbreaking Planned for Major Improvements at Charlie Vettiner Park
Event marks start of $800,000 investment in park
|May 2 2019||
Shakespeare in the Park is coming to Broad Run Park
Councilman Stuart Benson (District 20) encourages the people of Southeastern Jefferson County to join him at a performance of MACBETH by Kentucky Shakespeare. The performance will occur at the Broad Run Park Pavilion in the Parklands at 2pm on Sunday, May 12, 2019 and is free to everyone.
Audience members are invited to bring their own chairs, blankets, and picnics for this free, family-friendly community event.
|May 2 2019||
Location and Meeting Changes for Minority Caucus
Louisville, KY: The Minority Caucus of the Louisville Metro Council announces the movement of their weekly meetings from Room 207 to Room 200 of City Hall (601 W. Jefferson Street). The Caucus will continue to meet in room 200 until the end of the Metro Budget Cycle (July 1, 2019).
The Minority Caucus will not meet today, May 2, 2019, and will return to meeting weekly next Thursday, May 9, 2019 at our new location.
|Mar 26 2019||
Council Members to hold news conference concerning Insurance Rate Premium Tax vote and announced Administration Budget Cuts News Conference set for Tuesday, March 26th
Louisville – A bipartisan group of Louisville Metro Council members will hold a news conference on Tuesday, March 26th to discussion their recent vote on the proposed Insurance Premium Tax rate increase.
Members of the Metro Council plan to discuss the reasoning behind their vote as well as their thoughts on budget cuts already announced by the Fischer Administration.
|Mar 19 2019||
South Floyds Fork Vision Plan Open House Councilmen Benson, Piagentini & Engel to Host Meeting March 25, 2019
Louisville, KY – Metro Council members Stuart Benson (District 20), Anthony Piagentini (District 19) and Robin Engel (District 22) invite you to participate in the South Floyds Fork Vision Plan Open House on Monday, March 25, 2019 between the hours of 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The open house will take place at the Gheen’s Lodge at the Parklands of Floyds Fork (1421 Beckley Creek Parkway).
|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
|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.
|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 16 2018||
Council members Welch, Fowler and Yates encourage everyone to come out and enjoy a great spring tradition at the 14th Annual Forest Fest
There a few places in Metro Louisville where you will find scenic beauty and hear great Bluegrass Music. In the springtime, the best place to find both is in the Jefferson Memorial Forest. On Saturday, May 19th Council members Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13), Cindi Fowler (D-14) and David Yates (D-25) proudly present the 14th Annual Forest Fest.
|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.