Louisville Council Committee Doesn’t Want Citations Issued to AirBnB Users For Now

March 18, 2015

The Louisville Metro Council Public Safety Committee unanimously signed off on a resolution Wednesday asking city officials to stop issuing citations until they come up with rules for AirBnB users. Read Story


Discussion About the Future of Louisville Fire Protection Off To Bumpy Start

February 28, 2015

A proposed plan to merge Jefferson County’s 17 suburban fire districts with Louisville Fire & Rescue has ignited a heated fight between one council member and the suburban fire chiefs. Read Story


Steve Magre is the New Louisville Metro Council Member From District 10

February 12, 2015

Steve Magre was chosen Thursday night to represent District 10 on the Louisville Metro Council. Read Story


Louisville Metro Council District 10 Applicants To Be Interviewed Today

February 9, 2015

The seat for District 10, which includes Buechel, Camp Taylor and Germantown, was left vacant following the death of council President Jim King in January. Read Story


David Tandy Is the New Louisville Metro Council President

January 22, 2015

David Tandy was chosen Thursday to succeed the late Jim King as president of the Louisville Metro Council. Read Story

Louisville Metro Council to Choose Jim King’s Successor

January 15, 2015

In the coming weeks, the Louisville Metro Council will be tasked with choosing a new council president and a new representative for District 10. Read Story


Louisville Council President Jim King Was a Diligent, Behind-the-Scenes Leader, Colleagues Say

January 15, 2015

Mike Morris, president of the Schnitzelburg Neighborhood Association and a constituent of Metro Council President Jim King’s, said throughout the years King was “a fantastic supporter of our neighborhood.” “We couldn’t ask for more from him as a leader—that’s what he was,” Morris said. King died Wednesday night. Read Story

Remembering Louisville Metro Council President Jim King

January 15, 2015

Commentator Keith Runyon remembers Louisville Metro Council President Jim King, who died Wednesday night. Read Story

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Louisville Metro Council President Jim King Dies

January 15, 2015

Update: 3:25 p.m. Memorials Here’s WFPL’s Jacob Ryan’s story from the gathering outside Metro Hall on Thursday afternoon. And commentator Keith Runyon has written a remembrance of King. Meanwhile, The Courier-Journal reports that King had been diagnosed with multiple myeloma a few … Read Story


Jim King Re-Elected Louisville Metro Council President

January 5, 2015

The Louisville Metro Council on Monday re-elected Democrat Jim King to a fifth consecutive term as council president. Read Story


Inauguration For Louisville Officials Set For Jan. 5

December 26, 2014

Recently elected government officials will be sworn in to office during an inauguration ceremony Jan. 5 at Louisville Metro Hall. The ceremony is open to the public.  Attendees will hear firsthand the director re-elected Mayor Greg Fischer wants to take … Read Story