Sep 4 2018 Coroner seeking next of kin for Johnny C. Lacy
Jefferson County Coroner's office is seeking next of kin for Johnny C. Lacy, age 51, black male. Last known address was in the 4300 Block of Shady Villa Drive, Louisville, KY  40219.
Have information? Please contact Deputy Coroner Michael Haag at 574-0130. 
Sep 1 2018 Coroner's office seeking kin for Walter Frank Johnson, age 62

Jefferson County Coroner’s Office seeking next of kin for Walter Frank Johnson, 62,
address unknown, who died August 19th at Brook and Liberty Streets. 
Have information? Please call 574-6262.  

Aug 31 2018 Learn Mindfulness training, healthy cooking and much more at Neighborhood Place in September

Neighborhood Place partners offer a variety of health-focused events and services in September including a healthy cooking class, a Diabetes management class, an educational baby shower and an opportunity to learn Mindfulness techniques.  For more details about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Aug 31 2018 Councilman James celebrates the end of August with the return of Old Louisville LIVE in Central Park

Free music returns to Old Louisville when “In Lightning” performs some new laid back music as Old Louisville LIVE returns to Central Park on Friday August 31st.

Aug 31 2018 Councilman Mulvihill announces next “Chat with Pat” set for Saturday, September 8th

Councilman Pat Mulvihill (D-10) invites constituents for coffee and conversation at the next “Chat with Pat” on Saturday, September 8th. The informal gathering, at Dairy Queen at 3221 Poplar Level Road, offers residents the chance to talk one-on-one with the councilman from 8:30 to 10 a.m.

Aug 31 2018 Louisville Metro Council Offices closed on Monday, September 3rd

The Offices of the Louisville Metro Council and the Metro Council Clerk will be closed on Monday, September 3rd in observance of the Labor Day Holiday.

Aug 30 2018 The Power to the People Edition of District 8 eNews is here!

Aug 30 2018 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to issue a construction permit to BAE Systems (weapons systems for the military manufacturing plant), 163 Rochester Drive, in accordance with Regulation 2.17. BAE is also accepting plantwide emission limits to become a FEDOOP source. The 30-day public comment period starts on September 1, 2018, and ends on October 1, 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.

Aug 30 2018 Mayor Fischer and Louisville Parks Foundation celebrate new skate spot in Breslin Park

Mayor Greg Fischer and Louisville Parks Foundation CEO, Brooke Pardue were joined by Councilman Bill Hollander and the local skateboarding community to unveil the Breslin Park Skate Spot, the latest public park to receive added amenities funded by the Louisville Parks Foundation.

Aug 29 2018 Louisville Resilience Launches New Phase and Discovery Area Teams

 Louisville Metro Government’s Office of Resilience and Community Services is inviting the public to participate in a meeting to kick off Phase II of the Louisville Resilience initiative on Monday, Sept. 10.

The meeting will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main Branch, 301 York Street, and will include the Louisville Resilience team, business leaders, educators, non-profit organizations, members of the faith community, and residents.

Aug 29 2018 Louisville Parks and Recreation Golf Special: Labor Day Weekend Family Golf

Louisville Parks and Recreation is offering an affordable family golfing package at its ten golf courses over the Labor Day Weekend.  

For only $25, a family of up to four members can play nine holes at any Parks course. The $25 includes greens and cart fees, and families can take advantage of the deal after 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 1; Sunday, September 2; and Monday, September 3.  

Aug 27 2018 Ohio River Valley Northeast (ORVNE) Segment Public Meeting: September 10

Louisville Public Works needs your input! Join us for a public meeting on the design of the Louisville Loop's ORVNE segment from Timber Ridge Road to the Lewis and Clark Bridge. We will have maps and other information about the 100-mile Louisville Loop and ORVNE projects.

Public Works is seeking input prior to designing this path. We will take comments, concerns and questions both at the meeting and afterwards via email. 

Aug 24 2018 Mayor’s Subway Fresh Fit Hike, Bike & Paddle Returns Labor Day

Thousands of hikers, bikers and paddlers will hit the streets and the Ohio River on Labor Day, Sept. 3, for the 28th Subway Fresh Fit Hike, Bike & Paddle at Waterfront Park.

“One of Louisville’s core values is to create a healthier city, and there’s no better time than the annual Hike, Bike & Paddle to come together with residents from all parts of our city for fun and exercise,” Mayor Greg Fischer said.

Aug 24 2018 WorldFest Offers Four Days of International Food, Music, Culture on Labor Day Weekend

WorldFest, the region’s largest international festival, will take place Labor Day weekend, marking its 16th year with four days of international food, music, crafts, and culture.

The festival, which runs Friday, Aug. 31 to Monday, Sept. 3on the Belvedere, will feature a revamped layout to enhance the visitor experience, including new locations for both the West Lawn and Fountain Stages, as well as the addition of a third stage on the Overlook.

Aug 22 2018 Louisville LEAD program aims to divert opioid addicted individuals away from criminal justice system, into treatment

LEAD announcementMayor Greg Fischer joined partners from across public and private sectors today to announce the development of Kentucky’s first Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion program, known as LEAD, t