National Night OutLMPD National Night Out August 4th

LMPD 5th Division
Peterson-Dumesnil House, 301 S. Peterson Ave.

LMPD invite you to come out and learn about Neighborhood Watch, Safe neighborhoods and community resources.

Police, Fire and EMS Equipment displays! There will be free food and drinks! Prize Giveaways! Voter registration!Refreshments and Family Activities!

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign organized by the National Association of Town Watch that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods a safer, better place to live. Together, we are making that happen.

Last year, the National Night out campaign involved citizens, law enforcement agencies, civic groups, businesses, neighborhood organizations and local officials from over 10,000 communities from all 50 states. The program is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness and strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships.

For more information, contact the LMPD Fifth Division at 574-7636

The Willow Park Concert for tonight (7/12) has been cancelled. The heavy rains last night and over the past week have left the park extremely wet and muddy. The heavy crowd for the concert would cause serious damage to the park and turf.

The Haz Bin hazardous materials disposal center at 7501 Grade Lane is closed this week because of road repairs. The entrance road to the facility is being repaved. The paving work should be completed by the end of this week, weather permitting, and Haz Bin should resume its regular operating hours of Wednesday and Saturday, 9 AM to 3 PM on Wednesday July 8.

Haz Bin, along with all staffed Jefferson County recycling facilities and the Waste Reduction Center on Meriwether Avenue were already scheduled to be closed on Saturday July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. A complete list of the recycling sites is at louisvilleky.gov/government/public-works/services/recycling.

Bardstown Road will be closed be TONIGHT (6/30) in front of the Highland Tap Room from Grinstead Dr. to Baxter Ave./Highland Ave.

The set-up begins at 5:30 p.m.  The road is scheduled to be closed from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

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Tree Triage
Thursdays, 6:00-8:00pm May 7 – September 24

Olmsted Parks Conservancy staff needs volunteers to assist in cutting invasive vines to save the trees in Cherokee Park.
Timing is critical because vines need to be removed before they seed and produce more vines!

To register, visit www.olmstedparks.org or contact Sarah Wolff at 502-456-8125.

Park Stewards Needed!

You may enjoy walking your dog in one of our beautiful Olmsted Parks, riding your bike or reading a book there, but have you ever thought of becoming a Park Steward? A Park Steward is a volunteer leader who receives in-depth training by Olmsted Parks Conservancy staff in order to help with park projects, volunteer events and/or community outreach. The training program covers plant identification, best practices for invasive plant removal, proper planting techniques, the history of the Olmsted Parks, and more.

July 7, 2015 is the start of our next Park Steward training.
Register online at www.olmstedparks.org/events, or call 502.456-8125.

The Summer 2015 Cherokee Triangle Association Newsletter is now available to view online.

Click here to view – CTA Newsletter Summer 2015

Glenmary Avenue will be closed to through traffic from Grinstead Drive to Ray Avenue Thursday June 24 through Monday June 29 as Louisville Water performs work on a water main.

Local access will be provided.


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