Jul 21 2015 Mayor Fischer shares West Louisville Food Port plans at international conference & world expo in Italy

Mayor Greg Fischer joined a delegation of U.S. and Italian mayors at Expo Milano 2015 to discuss their role in helping to shape a healthy and sustainable local food environment. Fischer, one of five mayors representing the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM), discussed Louisville’s plans and challenges.

Jul 21 2015 The Comfy Cow Opens Production Facility in Louisville

One of Louisville’s favorite treats will soon be in freezers across the country. Mayor Greg Fischer and Lt. Gov. Crit Luallen today joined company officials to cut the ribbon on The Comfy Cow’s first standalone production facility in Louisville.

Jul 21 2015 Mayor Fischer names James A. “Tony” Parrott executive director of Metropolitan Sewer District

Citing his leadership and vision as the director of the water and sewer agencies of Greater Cincinnati, which includes the implementation of a complex $3 billion federal program to reduce sewage overflows, Mayor Greg Fischer today named James A. “Tony” Parrott as the new executive director of Louisville’s Metropolitan Sewer District.

Jul 21 2015 Kindergarten Countdown Fair at Slugger Field, July 28

Hundreds of 5-year-olds are expected to swarm Louisville Slugger Field the evening of July 28 for the annual Kindergarten Countdown Fair – the main event of the city’s yearly initiative to help prepare students entering school for the first time.

Jul 20 2015 Louisville releases its My Brother’s Keeper Plan to the community and White House

Mayor Greg Fischer and the Office for Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods released their My Brother’s Keeper Plan (MBKLou) to the White House, MBK Alliance and community today – a plan to help young people, specifically young men and boys of color, stay on track.

Jul 17 2015 Councilwoman Jessica Green honors the Louisville Plaintiffs and lawyers in the US Supreme Court Decision on Same Sex Marriage

Councilwoman Jessica Green (D-1) invited some very special guests for the Thursday, July 16th Metro Council meeting. She praised and honored the plaintiffs and lawyers from Louisville who were part of the landmark US Supreme Court Decision that acknowledges same sex couples have the same rights as anyone when it comes to marriage.

Jul 17 2015 Public Health and Wellness Urges Caution Dealing with This Weekend’s Heat

The Louisville Metro Health Department of Public Health and Wellness urges caution dealing with this weekend’s predicted heat and offers these tips:

Jul 16 2015 New Roots Partners with Councilwoman Green and the Parkland Community to make Delicious, Affordable Farm-Fresh Food Available to Residents

New Roots, a nonprofit organization, Councilwoman Jessica Green, and the Parkland Neighborhood Fresh Stop at Pleasant View Baptist Church would like to invite the community to experience delicious, affordable farm-fresh produce in the Parkland Neighborhood.

Jul 15 2015 Louisville's Business Improvement District to Expand West of 9th Street

Downtown Louisville’s Business Improvement District (BID) is expanding west of 9th Street into the Shippingport neighborhood, part of a strategic focus to help revitalize the area which is seeing an influx of new businesses.

Jul 15 2015 Councilman Hollander says July’s D9 Community Conversation to discuss crime and Neighborhood Watch

Louisville – Councilman Bill Hollander announces July’s District 9 Community Conversation will include a discussion of crime and Neighborhood Watch programs in the district. It is set for Monday July 27th.

Jul 14 2015 “The LEGO Movie” is the next District 5 Friday Night Movies in the Park set for July 17th in Boone Square Park

This Friday, Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton brings another first run feature to a neighborhood park as the District 5 Friday Night Movies in the Park continues with 2014’s “The LEGO Movie.”

Jul 14 2015 Councilwoman Hamilton to join Metro Employees and help raise money for 'Bedz for Kedz' on Saturday July 18th

Councilwoman Cheri Bryant Hamilton is encouraging golfers and those who love the game of golf to help a dedicated group of Metro employees through a golf scramble to give back to their community through “Bedz for Kedz”.

Jul 14 2015 Deadline To Enter 71st Annual Junior Falls Cities Golf Tournament Approaching

The deadline to enter the 71st Annual Junior Falls Cities Golf Tournament, one of the most prestigious junior golf events in this region, is Saturday, July 18 at 6 p.m. Play begins Monday, July 20.

Jul 13 2015 Local Healthcare Leaders Partner for Louisville Innovation Summit

The Louisville Innovation Summit, a two-day event where healthcare leaders and innovators come together to provide insight, share expertise, and explore new avenues of creativity in aging care, will be held October 14 and 15, 2015, Mayor Greg Fischer announced today.  The event will feature distinguished keynote speakers, panel discussions with prominent guests, innovation spotlights from healthcare tech start-ups, and an innovation competition.

Jul 13 2015 Celebrating 25th Anniversary Of Americans With Disabilities Act

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