Sep 14 2018 Mayor Fischer welcomes JCPS Superintendent Marty Pollio to his podcast

The latest episode of the Mayor Greg Fischer Podcast features a one-on-one conversation between the Mayor and Dr. Marty Pollio, Superintendent of Jefferson County Public Schools.

The Mayor and Dr. Pollio discuss the Superintendent’s start in education, his years as a high school principal, and the many collaborations between JCPS and the city such as Cradle to Career/Louisville Promise, including the prospect of a future college scholarship program for all JCPS graduate.

Sep 13 2018 LMHA gets federal funding to provide affordable housing for low-income residents with disabilities

The Louisville Metro Housing Authority is among 285 local public housing authorities across the country to be awarded federal funding for vouchers to provide permanent affordable housing to low-income residents with disabilities.

Sep 13 2018 Louisville Metro, U of L, KIPDA and AARP Kentucky announce Age-Friendly Louisville plan for 2019-21

Mayor Greg Fischer announced today that Louisville Metro Government, together with the University of Louisville’s Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging, AARP Kentucky and the Kentucky Regional Planning and Development Agency (KIPDA), have completed an Action Plan for Age-Friendly Louisville, an initiative to create an accessible and inclusive city for people of all ages and abilities.

Sep 13 2018 Traffic Advisory for Bourbon and Beyond on September 22 - 23

Bourbon & Beyond – the incredible all-in-one bourbon, food, and entertainment that honors the rich history of bourbon that is so deeply rooted in the heart of Kentucky–is making its debut in Louisville’s Champions Park. The two-day extravaganza features musical performances, The Big Bourbon Bar, bourbon masters and celebrities, top national and local chefs, one-of-a-kind culinary creations, and a variety of other authentic experiences.

Sep 12 2018 The 3rd Turn Edition of D8 eNews is Live!
Sep 12 2018 City of Louisville’s website tops national award for digital excellence

The Center for Digital Government released its national rankings today for city government websites, placing Louisvilleky.gov first in the Center’s Government Experience Awards.

Sep 12 2018 “Meet with Bill” on Wednesday, September 19

Councilman Bill Hollander is inviting District 9 residents to come out to the next “Meet with Bill” on Wednesday, September 19th.      

“We are always happy to hear from constituents.  To make those meetings 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.

Sep 12 2018 Author Sarah Vowell to speak at Locust Grove

Author Sarah Vowell will speak at Locust Grove on Friday, September 21, 2018 for “Lafayette in Louisville: An Evening with Sarah Vowell”. The New York Times’ bestselling author of Lafayette in the Somewhat United States will speak about the Marquis de Lafayette—followed by an 1825-style Grand Dinner to honor the French hero of the American Revolution.

Sep 10 2018 Listen to KY Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles on the newest episode of the D8 podcast!

Available on Soundcloud and iTunes. 

Sep 5 2018 Family Kite Festival to be held at Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing Sunday, September 16

The second-annual “Family Kite Festival” will take place on the grounds of the historic home and farm, located in southwest Louisville at 7410 Moorman Road.

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 4 2018 Learn Mindfulness training, healthy cooking and much more at Neighborhood Place

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.

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.