WFPL to Host Metro Council Debate

WFPL is hosting a debate featuring the candidates for the Louisville Metro Council’s District 1 seat. The debate will be in the Louisville Public Media performance studio on May 15th at 6pm. It will be hosted by WFPL’s Political Editor Phillip M. Bailey and LEO Weekly’s Anne Marshall. Candidates who will attend include: Incumbent Attica […]

Scott Launches Vacant Property Cleanup Campaign

Louisville Metro Councilwoman Attica Woodson Scott is using her discretionary funds to cleanup abandoned properties in District 1. The district covers parts of west and southwest Louisville. There are dozens of vacant properties in that area, and the newly-appointed lawmaker is targeting three dozen of the most dilapidated in her Cleanup for Christmas campaign. Scott […]

Councilwoman Judy Green Is Well Enough For Monday’s Trial

The group Concerned Citizens for District One called Councilwoman Judy Green’s treatment a “lynching” on a sign-in sheet at a rally held for Green on Thursday night at Rev. Louis H. Coleman Jr. Community Center. Several community members spoke and around 50 attended, including Green and her husband James Green. Many said they were upset […]

Drafts of Redistricting Maps Raise Concerns in Metro District 1

Drafts of redistricting Louisville Metro Council seats are making their way through some districts, but because the maps change frequently, the council clerk’s office said they aren’t available online. Around 100 citizens from west Louisville were in attendance at a redistricting meeting in Metro Council District 1, said James Green, who helped organize Monday’s meeting. […]

District One Residents Raise Concerns

A group of residents from District 1 of the Louisville Metro Council are raising concerns about the effect of Councilwoman Judy Green’s possible removal from office. The Metro Ethics Commission ruled Green deliberately violated the code of ethics in two separate cases, but the embattled councilwoman still has many supporters. A new group dubbed Concerned […]