Jul 30 2015 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-1173-15-F for Louisville Facility Koroseal Interior Products

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for Louisville Facility Koroseal Interior Products (Rotogravure Printing Facility), 4700 Shepherdsville Road in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts July 31, 2015 and ends on August 31, 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 30 2015 Councilman David James invites everyone to come out and enjoy Victory Park Day this weekend

Councilman David James (D-6) is issuing an invitation to those living in and around the California Neighborhood where Victory Park is located, to come out and enjoy a day of fun, music and food as this neighborhood continues to build a great spirit of community. Victory Park Day is scheduled for Saturday, August 1st from 12:00pm to 10:00pm

Jul 30 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer Four Back School Events in August and More

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer four back to school events in August, a variety of healthy cooking classes, five energy-saving workshops plus much more. To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Back to School Events

Jul 30 2015 CurrentProperties, LLC Receives Approval of METCO Loan

CurrentProperties, LLC has been approved for a METCO loan in the amount of $34,500 by the Louisville Metropolitan Business Development Corporation. The loan will leverage a total investment of $70,500 to assist Rick and Lisa Schardein in the improvement of 1324 E. Washington St.

Improvements to be made on the structure known as the Bakery Square building, located in the heart of Butchertown, include painting and repairs to the windows and façade.

Jul 30 2015 Healing Futures Summer Program Graduation This Evening
High School Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors to Present Projects on Injury and Violence Prevention

The Healing Futures Fellowship will graduate its fourth class of youth ambassadors for change this evening. The event will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Metro Department of Public health and Wellness at 400 E. Gray St.

Jul 30 2015 Metro Council Supports Stepping Up Initiative To Reduce The Number Of People With Mental Illnesses in Local Jails

Louisville Metro Council passed a Resolution this evening supporting the National Association of Counties (NACO) Stepping Up Initiative to Reduce the Number of People with Mental Illnesses in Local Jails by a unanimous vote. This initiative encourages public, private and nonprofit partners to reduce the number of people with mental illnesses in our local jails.

Jul 30 2015 Councilwoman Hamilton to unveil new sign honoring the life of Rev. Arthur Smith

He was a minister who served the Portland Memorial Missionary Baptist Church for 47 years. He was a former Tenth Ward Alderman in the old City of Louisville and someone who for civil and human rights and had a definite impact in the community until the time of his death in February of 2013. On Sunday, August 2nd, Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton (D-5) along with family members and members of Rev. Smith’s congregation will unveil a sign in his honor at the intersection of 38th and Market Street.

Jul 30 2015 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-0333-15-F for V.G. Reed & Sons

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit for V.G. Reed & Sons (Lithographic Printing Facility), 1002 South 12th Street in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts July 31, 2015 and ends on August 31, 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 30 2015 Thorntons Inc. Expanding Headquarters in Louisville

One of Kentucky’s largest privately owned companies has decided to expand its presence in the Commonwealth. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and Gov. Steve Beshear today announced Thorntons Inc. is expanding its headquarters in Louisville with a move to a larger facility. Thorntons, a growing convenience chain retailer that provides fresh foods, high quality beverages and fuel, will create 110 jobs and invest nearly $28 million into the project.

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.