Mar 16 2015 The next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, March 28th

Councilman Rick Blackwell announces the next “Coffee with your Councilman” set for Saturday, March 28th. It is a chance for residents to meet with their Councilman in a relaxed and informal setting

Mar 15 2015 President Tandy to participate Men of Quality’s 2015 Lifestyle Choices Forum

President David Tandy (D-4) will be on hand to bring greetings and deliver a message on the importance of education and taking control of one's own destiny when he addresses the 2015 Lifestyles Choices Forum which is part of the Men of Quality program on Monday, March 16th

Mar 13 2015 National Youth Violence Prevention Week March 23rd - March 27

There are a number of great things happening this month to keep our youth safe and engaged.  

Mar 12 2015 "March for Meals" Raises Awareness of Hunger, the Elderly

On behalf of the National March for Meals campaign, Louisville Metro Senior Nutrition is encouraging all residents to "Support Your Senior Neighbors" this month by reaching out to those in need. Supporting a senior can take many forms such as checking on elderly neighbors and relatives during inclement weather – especially those who don’t have a broad support system – and connecting them with community resources, like Meals on Wheels.

Mar 12 2015 Councilman James to join volunteers to deliver Meals on Wheels on Wednesday, March 18th

Councilman David James (D-6) will take time on Wednesday, March 18th to join other volunteers as they deliver Meals on Wheel to the elderly as part of the national “March on Wheels” campaign

Mar 12 2015 Louisville Metro Government and the Louisville Affordable Housing Trust Fund Partner to Host Event for Local Lenders

Local lenders are invited to attend a special event on Thursday, March 26 from 10am to noon at the Metro Development Center, located at 444 S. Fourth Street.

Mar 12 2015 Hamilton announces next meeting of District 5 Neighborhood Advisory Committee set for Monday, March 16th

Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton announces an important meeting of the District 5 Neighborhood Advisory Committee set for Monday, March 16th to discuss the recent violence in District 5’s neighborhoods

Mar 11 2015 Proposed Agreed Board Order 15-02 with Reynolds Consumer Products, LLC.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will hold a public hearing on March 18, 2015, on a proposed Agreed Board Order with Reynolds Consumer Products LLC. Reynolds is alleged to have violated District Regulation 2.16 (Title V Operating Permits) at its facility located on Hale Avenue.

Mar 11 2015 Pothole Blitz 2015 is Underway

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Mar 11 2015 Louisville’s Resurfaced Project Earns Award for Re-use of Vacant Downtown Space

Louisville’s transformation of a vacant space in the heart of downtown into a temporary, pop-up plaza has earned the top annual award from the state’s professional landscape architects.

Mar 10 2015 Mayor Rallies Community for "Give A Day" Week of Service, April 18-26

A tractor-trailer load of toys and supplies for school kids in need, bikes for refugees from war-torn countries and a community drive for stuffed animals for kids who have experienced crime, fires or other crisis. Those are some of the projects planned during the fourth annual Give A Day volunteer week April 18-26. The week of service helps launch the 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival.

Mar 10 2015 Louisville Selected to Participate in President Obama’s New TechHire Initiative

<p>Louisville has been selected as one of 21 cities to participate in TechHire, a new initiative to connect middle-class Americans to technology jobs, President Obama announced at the White House.</p>

Mar 10 2015 Councilwoman Welch to deliver Meals on Wheels in District 13 and encourages others to volunteer

Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch will join thousands of volunteers in Metro Louisville and the Commonwealth of Kentucky when she delivers Meals on Wheels to seniors in District 13 on Monday, March 16th.

Mar 10 2015 11th Annual Forest Fest Bluegrass Festival – May 16 at Jefferson Memorial Forest

A spectacular day of Bluegrass music, food, craft vendors and youth activities in a scenic environment awaits those who visit Jefferson Memorial Forest’s eleventh annual Forest Fest on Saturday, May 16.  

Forest Fest has been known for providing a great variety of bluegrass music; this year’s event expands on that tradition with six musical acts in the lineup. The music starts at 11 a.m. in the forest’s Horine Section, 12304 Holsclaw Hill Road.

Mar 9 2015 Public Health and Wellness Offers Free Stop Smoking Classes

The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness and its community partners offer free stop smoking classes using the Cooper/Clayton method.  The 13-week program includes weekly support group meetings combined with the use of nicotine replacement products such as patches and gum.  Participants receive free weekly supplies of nicotine replacement products.