Jul 29 2015 Councilman Hollander announces monthly “Meet with Bill” set for Tuesday, August 11th

Louisville – Councilman Bill Hollander is encouraging District 9 residents to come out for the monthly “Meet with Bill” set for Tuesday, August 11th at the St. Matthews Eline Library.

“I want to make myself available to the people of District 9 to let me know what’s on their mind,” says Hollander. “I will be hosting these informal chats at various times through the district. We are always happy to hear from constituents.”

Jul 28 2015 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-0617-15-F for Gateway Press, Incorporated

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for Gateway Press, Incorporated (Lithographic Printing Facility), 4500 Robards Lane in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts July 29, 2015 and ends on August 27, 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.

Jul 28 2015 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-1582-15-F for Print Fulfillment Services LLC

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise a FEDOOP operating permit for Print Fulfillment Services LLC (Lithographic Printing Facility), 2929 Magazine Street in accordance with Regulation 2.17, in order to add STAR avoidance limits and equipment from construction permit. The 30 day public comment period starts July 29, 2015 and ends on August 27, 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.

Jul 28 2015 Mayor Fischer Names Gabriel Fritz Director of Housing and Community Development

Gabriel Fritz

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer today named Gabriel Fritz as the Director of the Office of Housing and Community Development.

Jul 28 2015 City Seeks Submissions for NEA Arts Grant

The city is seeking proposals from local arts and cultural organizations that wish to apply for the Our Town grants awarded by the National Endowment for the Arts, Mayor Greg Fischer announced today.

Jul 24 2015 Mayor Fischer to co-moderate discussion on President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing

Communities will discuss their improvements to law enforcement at White House   

Mayor Greg Fischer will co-moderate a peer-to-peer conversation today at the White House regarding President Obama’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing.

Jul 23 2015 Metro Councilman Stuart Benson to Host District 20 Dialogue Featuring Marty Storch from Louisville Metro Parks on August 4, 2015

Louisville Metro Councilman Stuart Benson (District 20) will host a series of District 20 Dialogues with the next one being on August 4, 2015 from 8:00-9:30 a.m. at the Louisville Coffee Company (10414 Watterson Trail).

Jul 23 2015 Metro Councilmembers Announce Upcoming Performance of Friday Fest Concert at Highview Park

For Immediate Release
Contact: Chris Lewis
574-1351
Date: July 23, 2015

Jul 22 2015 Mayor Fischer Names Seve Ghose Director of Metro Parks and Recreation

Citing his innovative approach, vision and leadership in managing and maintaining park facilities and programming, Mayor Greg Fischer today named Seve Ghose as the new director of Metro Parks and Recreation.

Jul 21 2015 Studio 2000 Art Exhibit and Sale - Thursday, August 6

An eight-week youth visual art ‘learn and earn’ program, Studio 2000, concludes with an art sale and exhibit from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, August 6, at the Kentucky Center For Performing Arts Mail Lobby, 501 West Main Street.

The art sale will feature student works represented in clay, mixed media and fiber, with all proceeds from the sale going to support Studio 2000. Payment by cash and checks only, and a reception is also planned for the event.

Jul 21 2015 The Comfy Cow Opens Production Facility in Louisville

One of Louisville’s favorite treats will soon be in freezers across the country. Mayor Greg Fischer and Lt. Gov. Crit Luallen today joined company officials to cut the ribbon on The Comfy Cow’s first standalone production facility in Louisville.

Jul 21 2015 Mayor Fischer names James A. “Tony” Parrott executive director of Metropolitan Sewer District

Citing his leadership and vision as the director of the water and sewer agencies of Greater Cincinnati, which includes the implementation of a complex $3 billion federal program to reduce sewage overflows, Mayor Greg Fischer today named James A. “Tony” Parrott as the new executive director of Louisville’s Metropolitan Sewer District.

Jul 21 2015 Kindergarten Countdown Fair at Slugger Field, July 28

Hundreds of 5-year-olds are expected to swarm Louisville Slugger Field the evening of July 28 for the annual Kindergarten Countdown Fair – the main event of the city’s yearly initiative to help prepare students entering school for the first time.

Jul 21 2015 Mayor Fischer shares West Louisville Food Port plans at international conference & world expo in Italy

Mayor Greg Fischer joined a delegation of U.S. and Italian mayors at Expo Milano 2015 to discuss their role in helping to shape a healthy and sustainable local food environment. Fischer, one of five mayors representing the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM), discussed Louisville’s plans and challenges.

Jul 20 2015 Louisville releases its My Brother’s Keeper Plan to the community and White House

Mayor Greg Fischer and the Office for Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods released their My Brother’s Keeper Plan (MBKLou) to the White House, MBK Alliance and community today – a plan to help young people, specifically young men and boys of color, stay on track.