Sep 9 2015 Councilman Hollander announces monthly “Meet with Bill” set for Tuesday, September 15th

Louisville – Councilman Bill Hollander is encouraging District 9 residents to come out for the monthly “Meet with Bill” set for Tuesday, September 15th at the Clifton Center.

“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 throughout the district. We are always happy to hear from constituents.”

Sep 8 2015 Mayor Announces Free Wi-fi for Part of West Louisville Neighborhood

Standing near the site of the future Food Port, Mayor Greg Fischer today launched Phase 1 of the West Louisville Neighborhood Wi-Fi Project, which will initially provide free internet to three spots in the Russell neighborhood, and grow to cover more of West Louisville.

Sep 8 2015 City Website Receives National Award

The city’s website,, received national attention with a 2nd place finish in the 2015 Best of the Web Awards conducted by the Center for Digital Government (CDG), Mayor Greg Fischer announced today. The awards are conducted annually and honor city and state websites that are working to make it easier to find services and information online.

Sep 8 2015 September is Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month. Your  local Emergency Management Agency will promote and support emergency preparedness efforts and encourage all community members to take part and prepare. 

You can join the effort by following four steps: 

Sep 8 2015 Community Centers Offering Free Tennis Lessons

Lessons Begin Week of Sept. 14

The Louisville-Area 10 & Under Tennis Association (LOU10U) and Kosair Charities are sponsoring free weekly tennis lessons for youths ages 10 and younger through four Metro Parks and Recreation community centers beginning the week of September 14. 

Sep 5 2015 Councilwoman Shanklin welcomes Krush Restaurant, Lounge and Billiards to District 2

Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin was on hand for the official ribbon cutting and grand opening of the Krush Restaurant, Lounge and Billiards on Saturday and welcomed the new business to District 2.

Sep 4 2015 Air Quality Alert for Friday (9/4) and Saturday (9/5)

There is an Air Quality Alert for Ozone on Friday (9/4) and Saturday (9/5) in Metro Louisville and Southern Indiana.

Sep 3 2015 Councilman James and LMPD Fourth Division invite community to walk the Oak Street Corridor

Councilman David James (D-6) and officers of the LMPD Fourth Division invite the residents of Old Louisville and adjacent areas to take part in a community walk of the Oak Street Corridor on Tuesday, September 8th.

Sep 3 2015 ReSurfaced to return Oct. 15- 17 along river

The popular ReSurfaced will return for one weekend in October at a new site near 10th and Rowan streets along the Ohio River.

Sep 3 2015 Metro Parks Opens New Footgolf Course

Area residents who enjoy the game of golf or are interested in an alternative that won’t require the purchase of a new set of clubs should get a “kick” out of what’s being offered at Bobby Nichols Golf Course starting on Saturday, September 4.

Sep 3 2015 The Next District 12 “Coffee with your Councilman” is set for Saturday, September 12th

District 12 residents know that one Saturday a month they have a chance to talk one on one with Councilman Rick Blackwell. The next “Coffee with your Councilman” is set for Saturday, September 12th.

Sep 3 2015 Councilman Hollander hosts 16th Annual Back to School Block Party for the Ninth District

Louisville -- Children and parents will once again have the chance for some fun and enjoy the beginning of a new school year when Councilman Bill Hollander hosts the 16th Annual Back to School Block Party in the Ninth District on Friday, September 11th.
“The school year is off to a good start and everyone needs a little fun as summer winds down,” says Hollander, “This event has always been a fun one for all the families in the area.”

Sep 2 2015 Mayor’s Hike, Bike & Paddle Returns Labor Day

Thousands of cyclists, walkers, canoeists and kayakers will hit the streets and the Ohio River on Labor Day for the 22nd Subway Fresh Fit Hike, Bike & Paddle Sept. 7 at Waterfront Park.

Sep 2 2015 Mayor’s Hike, Bike & Paddle Returns Labor Day with Hopes of Setting a World Record

Mayor’s Hike, Bike & Paddle Returns Labor Day with hopes of setting a world record for paddlers going through locks.

Aug 31 2015 Louisville Syringe Exchange Program to Expand Hours
Hepatitis C Testing Will Now Be Offered

Beginning September 1, the Louisville Metro Syringe Exchange Program will expand its hours. It will add early morning hours on Tuesdays from 6:00 to 9:00 a.m. and will be open two hours later until 4:00 p.m. on Mondays and Fridays and two hours earlier on Tuesday and Wednesdays. The Syringe Exchange Program will also now offer hepatitis C testing.