Sep 12 2019 Southwest Airlines announces new nonstop service to Fort Lauderdale

Southwest Airlines recently announced new seasonal weekly nonstop service between Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport (SDF) and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) beginning Saturday, December 21, 2019. The airline will operate the flight using 143-seat Boeing 737 aircraft.

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Sep 11 2019 Cathedral of the Assumption to Host Louisville Blue Mass to Honor First Responders, Remember Those Who Have Fallen in Line of Duty

Both bound by the calling to humbly serve their community, the Cathedral of the Assumption and local first responders will come together for a Blue Mass on Thursday, September 12, at 7:00 PM. Representatives from the Louisville Metro Police Department, Louisville Fire Department, Louisville Emergency Medical Services and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office will give thanks for the work of current and former first responders and pay tribute to lives lost in the line of duty.

Sep 11 2019 Councilman Mulvihill invites District 10 residents to “Chat with Pat” on Saturday, September 14th

Councilman Pat Mulvihill invites District 10 residents to come out and “Chat with Pat” this Saturday, September 14th beginning at 8:30am at Bean Coffee located at 1138 Goss Ave.

Sep 11 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey to host a District 3 West Louisville Town Hall Meeting

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey is inviting the residents of District 3 to a West Louisville Town Hall Meeting set for Tuesday, September 17th beginning at 7:00pm.

Sep 11 2019 Latest information on outbreak of lung illnesses associated with using e-cigarette products

Variety of e-cigarette devicesAs of September 6, 2019, over 450 possible cases of lung illness associated with the use of e-cigarette products have been repor

Sep 11 2019 Public feedback to be presented on Eastern Parkway improvement study


The second public meeting on an Eastern Parkway improvement study will be held at 6 p.m.  Tuesday, Sept. 24, where the project team will present feedback and input gathered from the first public meeting and online. The Eastern Parkway Transportation Study is aimed at updating the Eastern Parkway corridor between Cherokee Park and Crittenden Drive to make it more user friendly to motorists, pedestrians and cyclists while improving drainage and landscaping.

Sep 9 2019 Listen to the latest episode of the 8 More Miles podcast with Councilman Anthony Piagentini

Available on iTunes, Soundcloud or your podcatcher of choice.

Sep 9 2019 Councilwoman McCraney invites District 7 Residents to stop by and have “Muffins with McCraney”

District 7 residents will have the first of several opportunities to talk with their Metro Council Representative this coming Saturday during “Muffins with McCraney”.

Sep 6 2019 Mayor Greg Fischer unveils Louisville Knot public art project

Mayor Greg Fischer today joined Metro Councilwoman Barbara Sexton Smith and community members to unveil a new public art project, the Louisville Knot.

Sep 6 2019 Mayor declares September as Optimal Aging Month in Louisville

Mayor Greg Fischer today proclaimed September to be Optimal Aging Month in Louisville as part of a national observation of Healthy Aging Month.

Sep 6 2019 Councilwoman Dorsey to recognize S Bar with a proclamation for the restaurant's one-year anniversary

Councilwoman Keisha Dorsey (D-3) will make a special visit to the S Bar on Saturday, September 7th to make a special presentation as the restaurant celebrates its one-year anniversary.

Sep 6 2019 Councilwoman Purvis to host special community meeting concerning recent shootings on South 38th Street

As a result of several recent drive-by shootings, Councilwoman Donna Purvis (D-5) will host a community meeting on Saturday, September 7th or the residents of the area. The most recent of these left dozens of bullets and injured one person.

Sep 6 2019 Mayor announces $1 million allocated for continued aid to homeless individuals and families

Mayor Greg Fischer today joined with Metro Council members and community outreach representatives to announce the initiatives that will receive Louisville Metro Government funding to continue addressing the nee

Sep 5 2019 Mayor and Fund for the Arts announce expansion of Cultural Pass program

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and Fund for the Arts announced today that the popular Cultural Pass, an annual summer program that provides free arts access to youth and children in Greater Louisville, will now expand to year-round availability.