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

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 1 2017 Metro Councilman Engel Announces Essay Contest Winner

For Immediate Release
Date: December 1, 2017

Nov 30 2017 Councilman Engel to unveil Street Naming and Essay Contest Winner

Engel to unveil Street Naming and Essay Contest Winner

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.

Sep 28 2017 Louisville Metro Council approves resolution calling on Frankfort to separate CERS from KRS

By a unanimous vote, the Louisville Metro Council has approved a resolution calling on the Kentucky General Assembly to separate the County Employees Retirement System (CERS) from the Kentucky Retirement System (KRS) and create a separate board to administer the fund. 

Sep 6 2017 District 22 Town Hall Meeting is October 10th

Date: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Time: 6 pm

Place: Broad Run Park Woodland Pavilion

10702 Broad Run Parkway Louisville, KY 40291

Got a big idea for the city, or a small problem in your neighborhood? This is your chance to talk one on one with me and other government officials at my upcoming Town Hall meeting. I welcome your comments and look forward to seeing you at the meeting.

Aug 11 2017 Members of Metro Council Charging Committee to Meet

The five members of the Metro Council’s Charging Committee will hold their first meeting on Monday, August 14th at 3:00pm in the Chambers of the Metro Council

Apr 18 2017 Crashing the Parklands Free Family Event Planned for April 30

Louisville, KY: Metro Councilmen Stuart Benson (District 20) and Robin Engel (District 22) along with the Louisville Metro Police Department’s 7th Division and the Parklands of Floyds Fork will hold the event, “Crashing the Parklands” on April 30 between Noon and 7pm. This FREE family friendly event will include a performance of Julius Caesar by the actors from Kentucky Shakespeare at 1pm followed by a live concert by the pop rock group The Louisville Crashers at 4pm.

Mar 28 2017 Local officials join in breaking ground on SouthPointe Commons retail development

Mayor Greg Fischer today joined Councilman Robin Engel (D-22) and members of Louisville-based Barrister Commercial Group (BCG) to break ground on the $80 million SouthPointe Commons retail development.

The 363,000-square-foot retail and lifestyle center is located at the southeast corner of the Gene Snyder Freeway and Bardstown Road on about 48 acres of commercially zoned land.

Mar 27 2017 Councilmen Engel and Benson to Welcome Southpointe Commons Retail Lifestyle Center to Southeast Jefferson County

Metro Councilmen Robin Engel (District 22) and Stuart Benson (District 20) will welcome the Southpointe Commons Retail Lifestyle Center during a groundbreaking ceremony tomorrow morning at the site of the project.

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:

Jan 5 2017 Minority Caucus to hold first meeting of 2017

The nine Republican members of the Louisville Metro Council's Minority Caucus will meet at 4:00 p.m. in the the 2nd Floor Conference Room (Room 202) of City Hall (601 W. Jefferson Street) to hold their first meeting of 2017. The meeting will include the election of a Caucus Chair and Vice-Chair along with discussion related to matters under consideration by the Metro Council.