Nov 3 2015 Louisville Metro Government named Top Digital City

Louisville Metro Government is one of America’s top digital cities, according to e.Republic’s Center for Digital Government (The Center).

This is the fifth year in a row Louisville has been on the list, placing second this year.

Nov 2 2015 President Tandy sees Dixie Highway Grant as a significant part of improving the Urban Core of Metro Louisville’s infrastructure

Metro Council President David Tandy (D-4) joined other Metro Council members, Congressman John Yarmuth, Governor Steve Beshear, Mayor Greg Fischer and members of Jefferson County’s Legislative Delegation on Monday to praise the announcement that Metro Louisville will receive a $16.9 million TIGER Grant for the Dixie Highway Master Plan.

Nov 2 2015 Free Training Again Offered to Get People Into Manufacturing Jobs

Additional free training is available in Louisville and Bullitt County to help people qualify for good-paying manufacturing jobs that are opening up at GE and other area employers.

GE has announced plans to hire at least 75 new workers and prefers to hire individuals who have received the Certified Production Technician or CPT training.

Nov 2 2015 Louisville meeting challenge to end veteran homelessness by the end of 2015

Mayor Greg Fischer joined community partners today to announce a major success in the commitment to end veteran homelessness in Louisville.

Nov 2 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Free Budgeting and Healthy Holiday Cooking Workshops

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free workshops in November to learn how to save money, cook healthier, reduce energy usage this winter plus much more.  To learn more about these services, including reservation requirements and contact information, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Nov 2 2015 Council Members Butler and Johnson dedicate new welcome sign for four South Louisville Neighborhoods

Four South Louisville Neighborhoods now have an official welcome sign!   On Monday, Council members Marianne Butler (D-15) and Dan Johnson (D-21) unveiled a new 60”x48” welcome sign for the Beechmont, Iroquois, Oakdale and Wilder Park Neighborhoods.

Nov 2 2015 Councilwoman Hamilton says volunteers are needed for the Brightside Community-Wide Planting Day

Brightside is putting out a call for volunteers this Saturday to help expand Metro Louisville’s tree canopy with a Community-Wide Planting Day set along West Broadway.

Nov 2 2015 Councilwoman Hamilton announces next community meeting for the MSD Shawnee Park Basin Project

Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton and MSD encourage residents of District 5 to come to the next community meeting with MSD officials for an update about the Southwestern Parkway Combined Sewer Overflow Storage Basin project to be located in Shawnee Park

Oct 31 2015 Councilwoman Woolridge praises decision to award $16.9 Million TIGER Grant to improve Dixie Highway

The announcement of a $16.9 million federal TIGER Grant to Metro Louisville for the revamping and revitalization of Dixie Highway is drawing praise from Councilwoman Mary C. Woolridge (D-3).

Oct 30 2015 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit 205-01-F (R1) for Fabricated Metals, LLC

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Fabricated Metals, LL (Manufacturer of steel industrial cabinets, luminaire arms and poles, railroad wayside equipment and accessories), Kenjoy Dr., Eiler Ave. and Strawberry Ln. Louisville, KY 40214 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts October 31, 2015 and ends on November 30, 2015. A public hearing may be scheduled if the District determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest, in accordance with Regulation 2.07.

Oct 30 2015 Low Income Heating Assistance Program Begins November 4

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Oct 30 2015 Proposed Title V Construction Permit C-0036-1002-15-V (R1) for Clariant Corporation

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Clariant Corporation (Louisville West Plant), 1227 South 12th Street, in accordance with Regulation 2.03. The 30 day public comment period starts November 1, 2015 and ends on December 1, 2015. A public hearing may be scheduled if the District determines that there are germane, unresolved issues or substantial public interest, in accordance with Regulation 2.07.

Oct 30 2015 Councilman Magre is pleased to report agreement has been reached to move forward on needed railroad crossing gates in Buechel

After weeks of uncertainty, Councilman Steve Magre (D-10) is pleased to report the effort to install needed railroad crossing gates at a dangerous intersection in Buechel is moving forward again.

Oct 30 2015 Donations Needed

You can make a difference in the lives of the animals our community

Recently, Louisville Metro Animal Services (LMAS) took in nearly 80 animals from a local hoarding case. Most of the animals, 66 dogs and 12 cats, were in poor condition and not well socialized.

Oct 30 2015 Donations Needed

You can make a difference in the lives of the animals our community

Recently, Louisville Metro Animal Services (LMAS) took in nearly 80 animals from a local hoarding case. Most of the animals, 66 dogs and 12 cats, were in poor condition and not well socialized.