Dec 8 2014 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit for Forth Technologies

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a revised FEDOOP operating permit to Forth Technologies (Pigment Manufacturing), 600 Bergman Avenue in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts December 9, 2014 and ends on January 9, 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.

Dec 8 2014 National Influenza Vaccination Week is Dec. 7-13

Metro Public Health and Wellness Urges People to Get Flu Shots

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (December 8, 2014) December 7-13 is National Influenza Vaccination Week. The Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness urges everyone 6 months of age and older protect themselves against the flu by getting immunized. 

Dec 8 2014 Adopt-Don't-Shop Special

To encourage more people to adopt their next pet, Louisville’s two largest pet adoption agencies are charging no adoption fees for cats age 1 year or older and $40 for dogs 40 pounds or more Wednesday, December 10 through Sunday, December 14.

Dec 8 2014 Zipcar Arrives in Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that Zipcar, the world’s leading car sharing network, is coming to Louisville. Zipcar members in the Louisville area are now able to reserve vehicles in the city from two spots leased by the Parking Authority of River City (PARC) at the Brown Hotel.

A self-serve, rentable vehicle, the two new Zipcars can be reserved by members via the Zipcar smartphone app. 

Dec 5 2014 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit for Mizkan Americas Inc.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Marcus Paint Company, Inc. (paint manufacturing), 235 East Market Street in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts December 6, 2014 and ends on January 5, 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.

Dec 5 2014 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit for Marcus Paint Company, Inc.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Marcus Paint Company, Inc. (paint manufacturing), 235 East Market Street in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30 day public comment period starts December 6, 2014 and ends on January 5, 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.

Dec 5 2014 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit for Coral Graphics Services, Inc.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Coral Graphics Services, Inc.(Lithographic Printing Operation), 4700 Commerce Crossing Drive in accordance with Regulation 2.17.  The 30 day public comment period starts December 6, 2014 and ends on January 6, 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.

Dec 5 2014 The Seasonal Celebration of “Light Up Newburg” set for Petersburg Park

Metro Louisville continues to welcome in the holiday season and Newburg-Petersburg Park is preparing to throw the festive switch for “Light Up Newburg”, on Saturday, December 13th.

Dec 4 2014 Neighborhood Place Partners offer multiple opportunities in December

 

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free events and workshops for the entire family in December including healthy cooking classes, opportunities to meet with Legal Aid staff, a workshop addressing childhood trauma and much more. To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

 

Dec 4 2014 Council Members Welch and Yates join Congressman John Yarmuth to help needy kids “Shop with a Hero”

This Saturday, a special group of heroes will take the time to make it a special day in the lives of some needy children. The heroes’ goal is to help the children have a nice holiday.  Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) and Councilman David Yates (D-25) will join Congressman John Yarmuth (D-Kentucky) and many area Police Officers, Firefighters, EMS, Veterans and Active Members of all branches of the US Military as they “Shop with a Hero” this Saturday, December 6th.

Dec 4 2014 Council Members Welch and Yates join Congressman John Yarmuth to help needy kids “Shop with a Hero”

This Saturday, a special group of heroes will take the time to make it a special day in the lives of some needy children. The heroes’ goal is to help the children have a nice holiday.  Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) and Councilman David Yates (D-25) will join Congressman John Yarmuth (D-Kentucky) and many area Police Officers, Firefighters, EMS, Veterans and Active Members of all branches of the US Military as they “Shop with a Hero” this Saturday, December 6th.

Dec 3 2014 Confluent Health Chooses Louisville for Corporate Headquarters

Another health care company -- Confluent Health LLC -- is locating its headquarters in Louisville and bringing new jobs, Gov. Steve Beshear and Mayor Greg Fischer announced today.

Dec 3 2014 Studio 2000 Holiday Art Sale and Exhibit

Studio 2000 Artwork sample

Dec 3 2014 Louisville Adds College Educated Citizens, But Has More Work Ahead

Louisville is making strides in building a more educated workforce – increasing high school and college graduation rates with 37,000 associate and bachelor’s degrees awarded at local colleges since 2010. But, concerns about cost and the value of a college degree are behind a troubling drop in college enrollment nationally and locally.

Dec 2 2014 2015 Metro Parks Golf Discount Book On Sale Now

The 2015 Louisville Metro Parks Golf Discount Book is available for purchase, just in time for holiday gift-giving.

The $25 Golf Discount Book offers a potential savings of $2,300, with a wide range of discounts on golf rounds, individual and group lessons, club fittings, and more:
•    Twilight rates, twice per month, at each Metro Parks Golf Course during 2015
•    $2 off 18-hole cart rentals, twice per month