Jun 17 2015 Louisville Recognized as National Leader in Addressing Financial Needs of Families

National League of Cities report cites success in meeting emerging needs of disabled community

Jun 17 2015 Councilwoman Fowler hosts Family Farm & Forage Day with Riverside on Saturday, June 20th

A brand new event that spotlights farming and the history of one of the area’s landmark farm sites is set for Saturday, June 20th when Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing celebrates its first ever Family Farm & Forage Day.

Jun 17 2015 Councilman Magre joins family of Jim King in raising funds for the “Light the Night Walk”

Councilman Steve Magre (D-10) is calling on all who knew Jim King and join him in helping the King family reach a goal for a very special event in September that will honor the late Metro Council President and the impact he made on the lives of the people he served in Metro Louisville.

Jun 17 2015 Informal Review for APCD Regulations 2.09 and 6.45

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (APCD) respectfully requests your informal review and comments before the start of the formal public review process for proposed revisions to Regulation 2.09 and Regulation 6.45.

Jun 16 2015 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-0460-15-F for Cardinal Kitchens LLC

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Cardinal Kitchens LLC (manufactures kitchen counter tops, table tops, granite & laminate fixtures), 203 Hiawatha Avenue, Louisville, KY 40209 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts June 17, 2015 and ends on July 20, 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.

Jun 16 2015 Mayor joins in re-opening Guthrie Street downtown

Mayor Greg Fischer and the Louisville Downtown Partnership (LDP) celebrated the reopening of Guthrie Street on June 16 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony followed by a “Food Truck Roundup” for Downtown professionals to linger and enjoy lunch on the newly refurbished street.

Jun 16 2015 President Tandy invites the community to learn more about Nature’s Methane

President David Tandy (D-4) is encouraging the community who live in the area of the 800 block of South 15th and 17th Streets to learn more about a new company that want to locate there

Jun 16 2015 Councilman James encourages young people to attend a “Youth Chat with LMPD” on Thursday, June 18th

Given what has developed in several cities across the nation, on Thursday there will be an opportunity for officers of Louisville Metro Police to have an open discussion with young people in Metro Louisville.  It’s a chance to learn more of what officers do and develop a better understanding.

Jun 15 2015 Councilwoman Butler invites residents to Community Workshop for the Jacobs Neighborhood in District 15

Councilwoman Marianne Butler (D-15) and the Center for Neighborhoods will host an important community workshop for the Jacobs Neighborhood this Saturday, June 20th

Jun 15 2015 Council Members Green, Woolridge and James encourage residents in their area to attend important FEMA Meeting

In 2015, many residents in Louisville have once again been affected by flooding and some are in contact with the Federal Emergency Management Agency in order to get their homes repaired and their lives back on track because of recent flooding

Jun 12 2015 Less Than A Month For Kentucky Storm Survivors To Register For Federal Assistance

FRANKFORT, Ky.  – Kentucky storm survivors have until June 30, 2015, to register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency for assistance and complete their Small Business Administration disaster loan application.

Almost $6 million in federal assistance has gone toward the Kentucky recovery effort. FEMA has approved $3.3 million to help individuals and households while SBA has approved $2.4 million in home and business loans.

Jun 12 2015 President Tandy encourages District 4 residents to attend important MSD Public Meeting on June 16th

President David Tandy (D-4) has an important invitation for anyone who lives in District 4 to attend the first in a series of meetings on the MSD/EPA Consent Decree set for Tuesday, June 16th

Jun 11 2015 Councilman James invites everyone to discover Old Louisville’s Hidden Gardens this weekend

Old Louisville has many unique, historic homes and buildings that can clearly be seen when you take a causal walk in the neighborhood. But what about the beautiful things you cannot see? Councilman David James (D-6) invites everyone to come out and learn more about the Old Louisville Hidden Gardens Tour this Saturday, June 13th and Sunday, June 14th from 10:00am to 5:00pm.

Jun 11 2015 Open Data Portal is powerful toolbox for creative minds

From interactive maps to college courses to smart phone apps helping the visually impaired - Louisville Metro Government’s Open Data Portal is being used throughout the nation giving citizens a practical look at information. 

Jun 11 2015 Designated email addresses being issued to all citizens serving on Boards and Commissions

The city’s Metro Technology Services Department (MTS) is in the process of providing email addresses to all citizens serving on a board or commission for official government business, Mayor Greg Fischer announced today.