Jan 8 2015 Mayor Announces New AED Location Mapping System & Launches AED Registration Drive

Mayor Greg Fischer joined Emergency Management Agency/MetroSafe today to announce the addition of a new information system that will assist 911 dispatchers in helping callers locate life-saving automated external defibrillators (AEDs) available near sudden cardiac arrest victims. 

Jan 8 2015 Councilwoman Green and Mayor Fischer to ride around District 1 on Friday

Councilwoman Jessica Green and Mayor Greg Fischer will take a tour of District 1 in a special ride around on Friday, January 9th as a way of working together to get a understanding of issues and concern in the district.

Jan 8 2015 Warming Centers Available Across Louisville for Relief from the Cold

Dangerously low temperatures are here and Louisville officials are encouraging residents to use warming centers around the city.

Jan 7 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners offer multiple opportunities in January


Neighborhood Place Hosts a Job Fair, a Resume Writing Workshop and a Couponing Support Group



Jan 7 2015 “Meet with Bill” set for Tuesday, January 13th

Councilman Hollander announces first “Meet with Bill” set for Tuesday, January 13th 

Jan 6 2015 Metro Council Republicans Elect Leaders for 2015

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Jan 6 2015 Fischer Helps Launch Year-Long YES Fest Activities

Gill Holland, honorary YES! Fest chair and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer today joined Jeffersonville Mayor Mike Moore, New Albany Mayor Jeff Gahan and Clarksville Town Council President Bob Polston.and tourism officials from both sides of the river to kick-off a year-long festival about the environment and sustainability:

Jan 5 2015 President King reelected by Metro Council to serve fifth term in 2015

Councilman Jim King (D-10) was reelected President of the Louisville Metro Council for an unprecedented fifth straight one year term during its Organizational Session on Monday, January 5th.

Jan 5 2015 Get Financially Fit in 2015


Louisville Metro Government promotes free financial education opportunities


Jan 5 2015 Fischer Pledges Second Term Will Be 'Age of Investment' in City and People

Mayor Greg Fischer pledged today that his second term would be a time of “tremendous capital and human investment” in Louisville and he called upon all 760,000 people to become citizen investors.

Jan 5 2015 Councilman David James elected 2015 Majority Leader

On Monday, members of the Democratic Caucus elected Councilman David James (D-6) to serve as Majority Leader and Caucus Chair for 2015. The Caucus also selected Councilwoman Madonna Flood (D-24) to serve as Vice-Chair.

Dec 30 2014 Crisis Phase of LIHEAP begins on January 12, 2015


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Dec 30 2014 Progress Louisville annual report

Happy New Year! Our Progress Louisville annual report to citizens is now available. 

Dec 23 2014 Public Health and Wellness Offers Free Stop Smoking Classes

The New Year Is a Good Time to Become a Nonsmoker

If your New Year’s resolutions include becoming a nonsmoker, there’s lots of help for you.

Dec 23 2014 Proposed Title V Construction Permit C-0060-1052-14-V for Kosmos Cement Company

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to Kosmos Cement Company, 15301 Dixie Highway, in accordance with Regulation 2.03, for Emission Units 20 and 21 to install two separators and associated baghouses. The 30 day public comment period starts December 26, 2014 and ends on January 26, 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.