July 27, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for July 27, 2011
"After several sources within Metro Government and animal welfare groups leaked to WFPL that the city had interviewed two candidates to take over Metro Animal Services permanently, Mayor Greg Fischer quickly announced his selection for a new permanent director Tuesday afternoon.
July 18, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for July 18, 2011
"Repairs on the broken water main at Floyd and Warnock streets will begin this week. The 80-year-old pipe burst last Monday, releasing more than 40 million gallons of water into the University of Louisville’s Belnkap campus and the surrounding area.
July 15, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for July 15, 2011
"The final boil advisory caused by a massive water main break has been lifted." [WFPL]"Per the Louisville Courant’s reporting, a screenshot of Fischer’s Facebook page reveals that the operator of the mayor’s account erroneously informed a resident of the...
July 14, 2011 - 8:47pm
Said Mayor Fischer: "It's the right thing to do."
Louisville’s Metro Mayor, Greg Fischer, has announced that he will be fulfilling a campaign promise on Friday, when he signs an executive order extending health insurance benefits to the domestic partners of Metro Government employees. The order is scheduled to take effect July 1, 2012...
July 7, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for July 7, 2011
"Candidates for governor, U.S. senators and a 'farewell' speech by Lt. Gov. Daniel Mongiardo will highlight this year’s Fancy Farm picnic, which traditionally kicks off the fall campaigns in Kentucky." [Bluegrass Politics]"The conversion of a onetime railroad bridge...