Description: The Louisville Metro Sustainability Committee meeting will feature an environmental update from WFPL Environment Reporter Erica Peterson on the top five environmental issues facing Louisville. The committee will also hear an update from the Louisville Metro Police Department on environmental improvements that have been made at the Louisville Metro Vehicle Impound Lot on Frankfort Avenue near Beargrass Creek.
Description: We are inviting the community to come out and hear the Congressman and an update on services the C.H.I.O.C.E. (Children Have Options In Choosing Experiences) Program is currently providing for youth and adolescents across the Metro Louisville Communities.
Description: From the Center for Neighborhoods: Is your neighborhood interested in a Walkability Assessment or would YOU like to promote conducting an assessment in your neighborhood? Then, join Center For Neighborhoods and the Mayor's Healthy Hometown for a community-wide WALKshop on Saturday March 2nd, 10am-1pm. Location to be announced.
Description: Metro Councilmen Kevin Kramer (District 11), Stuart Benson (District 20) and Robin Engel (District 22) will hold an informational open house to discuss ongoing construction at Charlie Vettiner Park.
Description: The public input meeting is set for Tuesday, March 5th at 6:00pm at the Academy at Shawnee in the Auditorium. It is sponsored by Councilwoman Hamilton, Mayor Greg Fischer, and Louisville Metro’s Economic Growth and Innovation Department (EGI).
There will be a short presentation on the site’s history and the future potential it has for the area.
Description: March is Social Work Month, and this year the National Association of Social Workers - Kentucky (NASW-KY) will have a training (for Social Workers and Social Justice folks) on SOCIAL WORKERS & SOCIAL JUSTICE!
The training will be led by District 1 Councilperson Attica Scott and Kentucky Jobs with Justice Executive Director Flaco Aleman!
C.E.U.s will be available. You will not want to miss this!
YOU MUST REGISTER for this training.
Description: On Thursday, March 14th at 3:00pm the Louisville Metro Sustainability Committee meeting will feature a presentation by Bobby Clark, Jason Delambre, George Parker and Maria Koetter, Director of Sustainability on the concept of establishing a "sustainability" or "eco" district(s) in Louisville. The meeting will take place at City Hall, 601 W. Jefferson Street, and is open to the public. The meeting will also be aired live on MetroTV, Insight Channel 25.
Description: The Jefferson County Cooperative Extension Service in partnership with the University of Louisville Center for Environmental Policy and Management and the Louisville Metro Department of Economic Development and Innovations invite you to come learn about Safe Urban Gardening resources and practices.
Description: Join young people from across the city and state for a day of action and activism. The 2013 Youth Rights Conference is all about identity, come explore who you are and what your values mean to you. During the conference teens will discover how the “identities” we assign ourselves and others contribute to positions of privilege and oppression.
Description: Explore online funding platforms to get your small business off the ground. This workshop focuses on Kickstarter.com -- a crowdfunding site for creative projects with clearly defined goals and expectations.
Description: The Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board will hold a public hearing and its regular monthly meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, in the Board Room, 850 Barret Avenue, Louisville. The Board invites the public to attend.
Description: Cathy Hinko of MHC will be a guest along with Larry Chaney, KIPDA Director of Transporation,
Patti Clare, Assistant Director of Louisville Metro Department of Economic Development and Innovation
Christie McCravy, Director of the Louisville Urban League Center for Housing and Financial Empowerment.
Free and open to the public, this is a chance to talk about the future of Louisville, particularly looking at transit and transportation.