Human Resources Kellie Watson http://wfpl.org en Fischer Administration Official: 'Ban The Box' Would Complicate Metro Louisville's Hiring Process http://wfpl.org/post/fischer-administration-official-ban-box-would-complicate-metro-louisvilles-hiring-process <p>Saying Louisville Metro has a policy not to ask about criminal records on job applications, Metro Human Resources Director Kellie Watson warned council members the so-called &quot;ban the box&quot; ordinance could complicate the city&#39;s hiring process.</p><p>But supporters believe the legislation is still needed in order to give convicted felons a fair chance when seeking employment.</p><p></p><p>The council&#39;s Labor and Economic Development Committee held its first hearing on the measure Thursday to gather more information about the proposal.</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 22:42:51 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 7090 at http://wfpl.org Fischer Administration Official: 'Ban The Box' Would Complicate Metro Louisville's Hiring Process