Holiday Cooking Fats Can Clog Sewers

November 23, 2022
Fats, oils, and grease dos and don'ts

Fats from holiday cooking could lead to home sewer backups

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Clean Water Act at 50 - Tunnel Site to Waterfront Park

October 18, 2022
Handing over the key to tunnel construction site property

‘From a worksite to a play site’

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Tunnel Rock Samples Document Kentucky Geological History

November 03, 2022
Labeled core sample boxes

Fossils Under Louisville:

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Volunteers needed for Beargrass Creek cleanup

October 11, 2022

Volunteers needed for Beargrass Creek cleanup

Mini Ohio River Sweep event planned for October 15

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Traffic Alert - Third Street at Muhammad Ali Blvd

September 22, 2022

Portion of S Third and W Muhammad Ali Blvd

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Safe Pool Draining Tips

September 13, 2022
Above ground swimming pool

Safe Swimming Pool Draining Tips Offered as Summer Closes

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New Park Coming to Maple Street

September 08, 2022
New park coming to Maple Street

More than a decade after intense flash flooding throughout Louisville’s central core, southern and western portions, one of the hardest hit areas in the West End—the California Neighborhood—is celebrating the creation of a 20-acre park.

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Louisville MSD Wastewater Sampling is Best Covid Tracking Method

July 28, 2022
Working collecting wastewater sample

University of Louisville researchers say the current surge of COVID-19 cases in the city has revealed that testing wastewater samples provided by Louisville MSD is the most reliable way to track the presence of the disease in the community.

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Waterway Protection Tunnel is Operational

June 16, 2022
Inside the Waterway Protection Tunnel

Until recently, a good steady or heavy rain may have resulted in a sewer overflow – where the volume of rainwater exceeds the sewer system capacity, combines with wastewater and overflows into the Ohio River and other area streams.

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Fourth Street Mural

July 15, 2022
People cutting a ribbon

Louisville MSD has converted a key downtown corner to a visual oasis with the completion of a new building-sized mural.

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