Mar 17 2015 Metro Parks Earns Funding to Connect West Louisville Youth to Outdoor Experiences

Louisville Metro Parks & Recreation has received $25,000 to engage children and families in West Louisville in outdoor activities as well as summer trips to Mammoth Cave National Park for at-risk teens. The funding comes from the National Park Service and the Outdoor Foundation as part of the 2014 Challenge Cost Share Program, which supports projects that promote urban outreach, youth engagement and connecting people to the outdoors. 

Mar 17 2015 Councilwoman Hamilton invites community to a meeting concerning an MSD Project in Shawnee Park

Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton and MSD encourages residents of District 5 to come to a special community meeting with MSD officials to learn about the Southwestern Parkway Combined Sewer Overflow Storage Basin project to be located in Shawnee Park

Mar 17 2015 Councilwoman Fowler to join volunteers to deliver Meals on Wheels

Councilwoman Cindi Fowler (D-14) will volunteer time over the next few weeks, joining others as they deliver Meals on Wheel to the elderly as part of the national “March on Wheels” campaign

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 16 2015 Councilwoman Fowler announces next “Fowler Forum Community Meeting” for residents of District 14

Councilwoman Cindi Fowler is inviting residents of District 14 to take part in her next Community Forum on Tuesday, March 24th as a way of bringing an issue or concern to her attention and the attention of Metro Government.

Mar 16 2015 Councilman Kramer Seeks Volunteers for District 11 Cleanup

For Immediate Release                                                              
Contact:  Chris Lewis

Mar 16 2015 Councilman Engel To Hold District 22 Town Hall Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                               

Louisville, KY – Councilman Robin Engel (District 22) will host his Annual Town Hall meeting on Monday, March 23, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at St. Gabriel Catholic Church Gym (5505 Bardstown Road.) This is your chance to meet Councilman Engel and other government officials in person to discuss community related issues and ideas. 

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 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.