Jan 24 2018 City's HUD Grant Applications Being Accepted

CDBG, ESG and HOPWA grants included

Jan 23 2018 President James announces Chairs and Vice-Chairs for 2018 Metro Council Committees

Metro Council President David James (D-6) has announced the Chairs and Vice Chairs of the Metro Council’s Standing Committees for 2018. Several of the Metro Council’s Standing Committees will be realigned to focus on key issues and address priorities and needs for Metro Government.

Jan 23 2018 Proposed Title V Operating Permit: Allnex USA, Inc.

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to revise an operating permit for Allnex USA, Inc. (synthetic resins manufacturing), 4730 Crittenden Drive, in accordance with Regulation 2.16.  The revision is to incorporate a name/ownership change from Nuplex Resins, LLC to Allnex USA, Inc.  The 30-day public comment period starts January 25, 2018, and ends on February 26, 2018.  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.

Jan 23 2018 President James issues statement on the tragedy at Marshall County High School

On behalf of the members of the Louisville Metro Council, President David James (D-6) has issued the following statement concerning today’s shooting incident at Marshall County High School

Jan 23 2018 Councilwoman Fowler announces VITA program is underway at the Sun Valley Community Center

It is a free program that helps low income people and families in Metro Louisville and every year returns millions to the local economy. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is once again ready to help those who qualify to get the most from their income tax refunds during the 2018 tax season at the Sun Valley Community Center.

Jan 22 2018 Mayor Fischer urges used laptop computer donations for public housing residents

Mayor Greg Fischer today urged citizens, businesses and nonprofits to donate used laptop computers during the Computer Donation Day on Saturday, Jan. 27 at the new South Central Regional Library.

Donated laptop computers will have all data wiped and be refurbished by Fern Creek High School students in a program highlighted by Mayor Fischer on Jan. 4 in the annual State of the City address.

Jan 22 2018 Free tax preparation for residents available in Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer, Metro Council members and other leaders today announced the opening of free tax preparation sites across Louisville that will provide federal and state income tax assistance to eligible residents.

Jan 22 2018 Proposed FEDOOP Operating Permit O-0322-14-F(R1): Anderson Hardwood Pallets, LLC

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a FEDOOP operating permit to Anderson Hardwood Pallets, LLC. (coating operation of wood furniture), 3138 Del Park Terrace, Louisville, Kentucky, 40211, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. The 30-day public comment period starts on January 24, 2018, and ends on February 23, 2018. 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.

Jan 22 2018 Councilman Lanshima announces District 21 Office Staff

Councilman Vitalis Lanshima announces and welcomes Briana Morgan as District 21’s Legislative Aide.  Ms. Morgan will provide support to Councilman Lanshima in all areas – office and operations management, administration, research and analysis, public relations and communication. 

Jan 19 2018 APCD Notice of Action on Title V Operating Permit 27759-14-TV(R2): Clariant Corporation

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue an operating permit to Clariant Corporation - Louisville South Plant (catalyst manufacturing plant), 4900 Crittenden Drive, in accordance with Regulation 2.16. The 30-day public comment period starts on January 21, 2018 and ends on February 21, 2018. 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.

Jan 17 2018 District 8 eNews Sophomore Edition is Live!

Jan 17 2018 Yard waste collection suspended

Yard waste collection in the Urban Services District of Louisville Metro (the former City of Louisville boundaries) is now on seasonal shutdown. Regular collection on yard waste routes is suspended until March 12.

Seasonal suspension of yard waste collection was done on a two-week trial basis in 2017 and found to be successful. Because of that success, yard waste collection will go on seasonal shutdown annually from January 1 until the middle of March.

Jan 16 2018 Councilman Hollander invites District 9 residents to “Meet with Bill” on Tuesday, January 23rd

Councilman Bill Hollander is inviting District 9 residents to come out to the first “Meet with Bill” of the year on Tuesday, January 23rd.  

“We are always happy to hear from constituents.  To make meeting with us in person more convenient, we’ll be holding office hours at various places around the district in addition to our regular, evening D9 Community Conversations,” says Hollander.

Jan 12 2018 Waste collection delayed for King holiday week

There will be no garbage, junk, recycling or yard waste collection on Monday, January 15 within the Urban Services District (former Louisville city limits) in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday.

Collection will resume Tuesday, January 16 and will be delayed by one day for the rest of the week. (Example: residents that have a Monday pickup will have collection on Tuesday.)

Jan 12 2018 Louisville Metro Council Offices closed on Monday, January 15th in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

The Offices of the Louisville Metro Council and the Metro Council Clerk will be closed on Monday, January 15th in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday.