Welch and Yates form partnership for Brightside Cleanup
From Fairdale to Auburndale, the volunteers are ready with bags, gloves and determination for this Saturday’s Brightside Cleanup.Councilwoman Vicki Aubrey Welch (D-13) & Councilman David Yates (D-25) are encouraging everyone in South Louisville to get involved with groups and volunteers who will be out picking up trash and litter to keep the districts clean.
2011 Southwest Community Festival kicks off this weekend
It’s a fall tradition for Sun Valley Park to welcome all of Metro Louisville for a day of entertainment, fun and food. The tradition continues this weekend when the Southwest Community Festival kicks off on Saturday, October 8th.
Councilman Yates invites District 25 residents to“Talk with David”
In his effort to better serve the needs of District 25, Councilman David Yates announces the first in a series of meetings with residents as a way to stay in touch with the people who elected him to the Metro Council.
Community Design Workshop next phase of New Cut Road/ Taylor Boulevard Corridor Project
After a strong public turnout in July, the next phase of development for the New Cut Road/Taylor Boulevard Corridor involves a special Community Workshop on Saturday, September 10, from 9am – noon at Lynnhurst United Church of Christ, 4401 Taylor Boulevard, where residents will work in groups to discuss their plans for the corridor.
Southwest Community Ministries announce new headquarters on Terry Road
With the help of the Metro Council and the private sector SWCM is now ready better serve the less fortunate and needy in Southwest Jefferson County. SWCM celebrated the purchase of property on Terry Road. In the next few months, after clean up and renovations, the property will become the new home and headquarters of the nonprofit group
Public invited to comment on future plans the New Cut Road/Taylor Boulevard Corridor
Help us shape the streetscape and future planning for Taylor Boulevard/New Cut Road Corridor. Join elected officials, business people and fellow resident on Saturday, July 23 for a "Community Listening Session" at Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital in the Community Room from 9am - noon.
Welch, Henderson and Yates thank clean up volunteers from Nazarene Youth Conference
Several areas of Metro Louisville will get some cleanup attention on Wednesday, July 6th from about 1000 young people from all over the country. The Nazarene Youth Conferences is in Louisville and will perform a day of service that includes areas of District 13, 14, and 25.
Councilman Yates announces the beginning of "Open Office" on May 19th
With the new Southwest Regional Metro Council office up and running, Councilman David Yates announces the first of several “Open Office” meetings for residents of District 25. Th efirst is on Thursday, May 19th.
Southwest Regional Metro Council Office "open for business"
In fulfilling a promise to the people of District 25 to provide greater access to Metro government, Councilman David Yates announces the new Southwest Regional Metro Council office will open on Tuesday, April 19th at the Southwest Government Center.
Public meetings set to learn more about Southwest Greenways Master Plan
Several members of the Louisville Metro Council are encouraging the public to learn more about the Southwest Greenways. It is a project with a goal of connecting neighborhoods and businesses to the Louisville Loop.
David Yates Sworn in as District 25 Metro Councilman
Residents of District 25 will see a new effort at the beginning of 2011 to bring resources and jobs to the area when a new Councilman takes over. “I want the people of the District to know we are ready to serve,” says David Yates, who took the oath of office on Wednesday night.