District 7 E-Newsletter - April 19, 2019

Councilwoman Paula McCraney 601 W. Jefferson Street (502) 574-1107
Paula McCraney - Official Metro Picture

601 W. Jefferson Street
(502) 574-1107
Email Councilwoman McCraney


Visit the District 7 Website

Phone Numbers
of Interest

Air Pollution: 574-6000

Animal Services: 363-6609
or 361-1318

Anonymous Tipline:
574-LMPD (5673)

Brightside: 574-2613

Jefferson County Clerk's Office: 574-5700

Legal Aid: 584-1254

Metro Call: 311 or 574-5000

Metro Parks: 456-8100

Metro Police: (Non Emergency) 574-7111 or 574-2111

Metro Safe: 572-3460
or 574-7111

MSD: 587-0603

PARC: 569-6222

Poison Control: 589-8222

Public Works: 574-5810

Solid Waste Management (SWMS): 574-3571

TARC: 585-1234

Veteran's Affairs: 595-4447

In this issue...


City of Lyndon Easter Egg Hunt

City of Lyndon Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 20 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Robsion Park & Lyndon Christian Church,
8125 LaGrange Road


Frankfort Avenue Easter Parade

Saturday, April 20 2019
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Frankfort Avenue

easter parade

Join us for the 27th annual Frankfort Avenue Business Association Easter Parade. Bill Samuels, Jr., Chairman Emeritus at Maker’s Mark Distillery, will serve as grand marshal for one of Louisville’s oldest Easter traditions. The celebration features not only an exciting march down Frankfort, but also includes creative contests for the whole family.

The parade begins around 11:30 a.m. in front of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 2822 Frankfort Avenue. Hundreds will travel down the historic thoroughfare all the way to Pope Street, bringing free candy and Easter cheer to thousands of children lining the route.

Deadline to Register to Vote is April 22

jefferson county clerks office


The primary election is Tuesday, May 21. The last day to register to vote is Monday, April 22. A citizen may register to vote in the primary if they will be 18 years of age or older by Tuesday, November 5, 2019.

Early In-House Absentee Voting
Registered voters from Jefferson County who will be absent from the county on Election Day (Tuesday, May 21, 2019) may vote early at the Jefferson County Election Center, 701 West Ormsby Avenue, Room 301.

Voters are eligible to cast their ballots early if they are the following:

  • women in her last trimester of pregnancy

  • citizens or spouses of citizens scheduled to have surgery on election day

  • registered voters who are not able to make it to the polls on election day because of age, illness or disability

In-house absentee voting is available at 701 West Ormsby Avenue on the following dates:
Monday-Friday April 15, 2019 – May 20, 2019 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturdays May 11, 2019 and May 18, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The following information is for mailing in your absentee ballot:
An application for an absentee ballot must be requested, completed, and returned to Jefferson County Election Center office no later than close-of-business seven days before the election to receive a ballot.

Online: https://www.jeffersoncountyclerk.org/AbsAppRequest

email: Absentee@JeffersonCountyClerk.org

The ballot must be returned via mail to County Clerk's Office, and must be in the County Clerk's office no later than on Election Day, Tuesday May 21 (not postmarked on that day)

View additional voter information at https://vrsws.sos.ky.gov/ovrweb/govoteky.

View Sample ballots for Jefferson County at http://jeffersoncountyclerk.org/wheredoivote/.

View sample ballots in Kentucky at http://apps.sos.ky.gov/electionballots/=.

For more information contact:
Jefferson County Election Center
Phone: 574-6100  
Fax: 574-5014
E-mail: Elections@JeffersonCountyClerk.org

Kentucky Board of Elections
Tel: 502-573-7100   Fax: 502-573-4369   http://elect.ky.gov/


Louisville Grows Seeds & Starts Sale - April 20 & May 11

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Derby Season Events


live it up
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Community Events


Arts & Culture Events

awards in the arts

Music, Food, and Fun

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Sports and Health


District 7 Public Notices

Monday, April 29 from 9:00 a.m.
University Club of Louisville, 200 E. Brandeis Avenue

public notice

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Word of the Week


Definition: a source or supply of anything, especially when considered inexhaustible

Used in a sentence: The family had a wellspring of affection for each other.

Quote of the Week

“Sometimes it is better to be kind than to be right. We do not need an intelligent mind that speaks, but a patient heart that listens."
--- Unkown

Life Hacks Lightbulb

Easy to Peel Hard-Boiled Eggs:


Tired of ugly hard-boiled eggs that break apart while you’re trying to peel them? Add a teaspoon of baking soda to the water when you boil eggs. This will make your eggs easier to peel.

Happening in District 7

  • April 20 - 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - City of Lyndon Easter Egg Hunt - Robsion Park & Lyndon Christian Church, 8125 LaGrange Road

  • April 22 - 10:30 a.m. - Woman's Club of St. Matthews Derby Celebration and Club Birthday -
    St. Matthews Community Center, 310 Ten Pin Lane.

  • April 27 - 2:00 p.m. - Shakespeare in the Park - MACBETH - Robsion Park