Jan 6 2020 Get a Healthy Start on the New Year - Become a Non-Smoker!

Get a healthy start on the new year.  Become a non-smoker.  You’ll feel better and you’ll live longer.  Do it for your health.  Do it for your family.  Do it for yourself!

Jan 6 2020 Mayor and Council proposing property tax change to fight neighborhood displacement

Mayor Greg Fischer and several Metro Council members are proposing changes to the city’s property tax moratorium program that would enhance anti-displacement efforts in neighborhoods experiencing rapid investment.

Jan 6 2020 City announces opportunity to apply for the External Agency Fund Competitive Grants
Grants available to social services and arts and creative industry organizations

Louisville Metro Government (LMG) will begin accepting External Agency Fund applications on Jan. 17 for fiscal year 2021 (July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021). These grants funded through the city’s general fund are awarded to non-governmental or "external” agencies that contribute to the city's cultural, social and economic vitality.

Jan 3 2020 City's HUD Grant Applications Being Accepted
CDBG, ESG and HOPWA grants included

On January 10, 2020, Louisville Metro Government (LMG) will begin accepting applications from local non-profit organizations for programs or activities seeking funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grants listed below for LMG fiscal year 2021 (July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021).

Jan 2 2020 Neighborhood Place partners host multiple Census hiring events, a Women’s Empowerment series and more

Neighborhood Place partners will host several events in January including several Census Bureau hiring events for positions with the National Processing Center and Census Takers; a Women’s Empowerment session covering eight modules; an Energy Management workshop; a Foster Parent/Adoption Information meeting, and more. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Dec 31 2019 Birth & Death Trends for Louisville

From 2013 - 2017 what were the leading causes of death in Louisville? Who was living the longest? How many babies were born and to whom? What were the causes of infant deaths?

Dec 31 2019 Metro Animal Services Announces Amnesty for Pet Licensing the month of January

Metro Animal Services will waive penalties for Jefferson County pet owners who purchase or renew Pet Licensing by Jan. 31. The Louisville Metro Animal Ordinance requires owners of cats, dogs and ferrets to purchase a one-year license for every pet.  

Dec 30 2019 Crisis Component of Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) begins Jan. 6

Automated appointment line now open to schedule appointments in advance

The program that helps prevent low income residents of Jefferson County from being disconnected from utility services will begin on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020.

Dec 30 2019 Mayor Fischer and Gov. Beshear join Rep. Yarmuth to announce $1.5 million federal grant allowing YouthBuild Louisville to expand its services for ‘Opportunity Youth’

Gov. Andy Beshear and Mayor Greg Fischer joined U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth today in announcing that YouthBuild Louisville is receiving a $1.5 million grant from the U.S.

Dec 30 2019 Louisville Parks and Recreation seeking user feedback to make improvements

Louisville Parks and Recreation will be distributing a customer satisfaction survey to its community centers and facilities this winter - and conduct them at outdoor events and parks throughout the city this spring and summer – with the goal of providing better customer service and satisfaction to residents.

Dec 27 2019 Mayor Fischer, Congressman Yarmuth announce new $4 million grant for Beecher Terrace project in Russell

Mayor Greg Fischer and U.S. Rep.

Dec 27 2019 Louisville Parks and Recreation annual golf passes on sale

Louisville Parks and Recreation annual golf passes are now on sale at the Joe Creason Park administration building, 1297 Trevilian Way.

Dec 26 2019 Get a Free Radon Test Kit for your Home

January Is National Radon Action Month

 

The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness is offering free radon test kits while the supply lasts. You can request a kit by clicking HERE or by calling 574-6650.

Dec 23 2019 Mayor bullish on Louisville’s momentum, sees economic, cultural renaissance continuing into 2020

From the renaming of Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport to multi-million dollar investments at Ford and UPS, to a greater focus on growing tech talent, Mayor Greg Fischer today outlined the city’s many achievements in 2019 and looked ahead to progress and momentum continuing into 2020.

Dec 20 2019 Air Pollution Control District Proposed Permit

The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District (District) proposes to renew a FEDOOP operating permit to Brenntag Mid-South, Inc. (chemical distribution facility), 3900 Tucker Avenue, Louisville, KY 40216 in accordance with Regulation 2.17. This permit is being issued to renew the operating permit. The 30-day public comment period starts on December 21, 2019, and ends on January 23, 2020. 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.