Dec 6 2019 Tyler Park tunnel access to be closed for more than six weeks

As part of the ongoing work at Tyler Park, access to the tunnel under Baxter Avenue will be closed beginning Monday, December 9.

The contractor will be installing temporary chain link fencing panels to close off the area around the tunnel. To go over the historic bridge, users will have to use the sets of stone steps on the north side of the park.

No exact re-opening date is available, but work around the tunnel area is anticipated to last at least six weeks.

Dec 3 2019 Park DuValle welcomes all to Holiday Festival on Dec. 7

Members of the Park DuValle community are proud to host the Fourth Annual Park DuValle Holiday Festival this Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019. The four-hour event takes place 2- 6 p.m. featuring fun and activities for all ages held at numerous sites in the Park DuValle neighborhood.  The event concludes at 5:30 p.m. with a Tree Lighting Ceremony next to the clubhouse at 1804 Russell Lee Dr.

Nov 27 2019 Neighborhood Place partners host a holiday festival, three employment outreaches and more

Neighborhood Place partners will host several events in December to help bring fun and resources for families including the Fourth Annual Park DuValle Holiday Festival; three employment outreaches from KentuckianaWorks Health Career Center, National Processing Center and Sodexo;  and several offerings of an educational baby shower.  To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.

Nov 19 2019 The Greatest Louisville Smokeout on Nov. 21

Shawnee Christian Healthcare Center in collaboration with Bridges of Hope Neighborhood Place and other community partners are hosting “The Greatest Louisville Smokeout” this Thurs., Nov. 21, 2019. The event is free to the public and runs from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Parkhill Community Center, 1703 South 13th St.

Sep 23 2019 “Canoemobile” back for 8th year

Fun and exploration on the Ohio River Oct. 4-5
 

Sep 12 2019 Beechmont Community Center to host soccer skill clinics in conjunction with Louisville FC

The Beechmont Community Center and Louisville City FC will be hosting the second annual Soccer Skills Clinic at the outdoor futsal court on Saturday, September 21 and Saturday, September 28.

Beechmont is located just off Southern Parkway at  205 W. Wellington Avenue, 40214. The clinic, which is targeted for boys and girls 5-13 years of age, is free of charge. The clinic will begin at 10 a.m. sharp and end at noon each day.

Aug 8 2019 Nature Play Comes to Russell Lee Park

In keeping with a play trend sweeping the nation, the Louisville Parks Foundation (LPF) has installed a “pop-up” nature play area in Russell Lee Park adjacent to the traditional play structure LPF funded

Jul 27 2019 Todd Smith Launches Bike Sense Art Project on Big Four Bridge

Click here to read the details of Todd Smith's project launch on the Big Four Bridge by WHAS 11 News. 

Jul 26 2019 Celebrate the 29th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Today marks the 29th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act signed by President George H.W. Bush on July 26, 1990. 

Jul 12 2019 Insider Louisville on the Barret Ave Shared Use Path

Click here to read the Insider Louisville interview with Councilman Brandon Coan about the Barret Ave Shared Use Path.

Jul 1 2019 How Electric Scooters are Faring In Louisville

Click here to read the Insider Lousiville article about scooter ridership and vendors.

Jun 30 2019 What to Know About the Louisville Loop

Click here to read about the Louisville Loop in the Courier Journal 

Jun 27 2019 Champions Crowned at 75th Junior Falls Cities

The week that started off extremely wet turned out beautiful for Championship matches held on Thursday at Iroquois Golf Course.  Great spirit and sportsmanship came to a conclusion with Joe Benton of Estill County defeating Andreas Olsen from Louisville Trinity High School 5&4 in the 36-hole Boys Championship match.  Jenna Estravillo defeated Matti Spalding impressively 9&8 in the Girls Championship Flight.

Jun 11 2019 Family Farm & Forage Day to be held Saturday, June 15 at Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing

A fun – and free – family event will take place on the banks of the Ohio River in southwest Louisville on Saturday, June 15th as Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing hosts “Family Farm and Forage Day” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The event will explore historic and present-day farming with a variety of activities, workshops, talks and booths for children and adults.

Jun 8 2019 Cyclists Ride to Honor Ali

Click here to read and watch WDRB news coverage of the Muhammad Ali Memorial Ride during Ali Week.