Louisville Metro Government  
Action Summary - Tentative  
Parks and Sustainability Committee  
Chair Cindi Fowler (D-14)  
Vice Chair James Peden (R-23)  
Committee Member Donna L. Purvis (D-5)  
Committee Member Pat Mulvihill (D-10)  
Committee Member Rick Blackwell (D-12)  
Committee Member Marilyn Parker (R-18)  
Committee Member Amy Holton Stewart (D-25)  
Thursday, September 15, 2022  
3:00 PM  
Council Chambers/Virtual  
THIS MEETING IS BEING HELD VIA VIDEO TELECONFERENCE  
Call to Order  
Roll Call  
Chair Fowler called the meeting to order at 3:02 p.m.  
Chair Fowler introduce the committee members and non-committee members  
present. A quorum was established.  
*NOTE: All committee members and non-committee members present  
attended in Chambers, except Vice Chair Peden, Committee Member Purvis,  
Committee Member Blackwell and Committee Member Parker, who attended  
virtually.  
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Present:  
Committee Member Donna L. Purvis (D-5), Committee Member Rick Blackwell  
(D-12), Chair Cindi Fowler (D-14), Committee Member Marilyn Parker (R-18),  
Committee Member Amy Holton Stewart (D-25), and Vice Chair James Peden  
(R-23)  
1 - Committee Member Pat Mulvihill (D-10)  
Excused:  
Non-Committee Member(s)  
Council Member Jecorey Arthur (D-4), Council President David James (D-6),  
Council Member Bill Hollander (D-9), Council Member Mark Fox (D-13) and  
Council Member Nicole George (D-21)  
Support Staff  
Clerk(s)  
Hollie Hopkins, Jefferson County Attorney's Office  
Alice Lyon, Jefferson County Attorney's Office  
Cheryl Woods, Assistant Clerk  
Sonya Harward, Clerk  
Pending Legislation  
[See the "Captioning Transcript of Parks and Sustainability Committee Meeting  
- September 15, 2022.pdf" attached hereto for additional information regarding  
the discussion of each item.]  
Captioning Transcript of Parks and Sustainability Committee Meeting - September 15,  
2022  
Attachments:  
1.  
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 42 OF THE LOUISVILLE METRO CODE OF  
ORDINANCES REGARDING USE OF METRO OWNED PARKS.  
Sponsors:Primary David James (D-6), Primary Barbara Shanklin (D-2), Primary Cindi Fowler  
(D-14), Primary Nicole George (D-21) and Additional Amy Holton Stewart (D-25)  
Attachments:  
This item was held in committee.  
2.  
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 131.01, 131.02, AND 131.03 OF THE  
LOUISVILLE METRO CODE OF ORDINANCES (“LMCO”) RELATING TO CAMPING ON  
METRO PROPERTY, AND SECTIONS 42.31, 42.32, AND 42.99 OF THE LMCO RELATING  
TO CAMPING IN METRO PARKS, AND SECTION 97.072 OF THE LMCO REGARDING  
OBSTRUCTION OF SIDEWALKS AND PUBLIC WAYS.  
Sponsors:Primary Nicole George (D-21), Primary Pat Mulvihill (D-10) and Primary David James  
(D-6)  
Attachments:  
A motion was made by Committee Member Purvis, seconded by Committee  
Member Parker, that this Ordinance be recommended for approval.  
The following spoke to this item:  
- Council Member George  
- Vice Chair Peden  
- Alice Lyon, Jefferson County Attorney's Office  
- Council Member Hollander  
- Jeff O'Brien, Louisville Forward  
- Council Member Arthur  
- Chair Fowler  
- Committee Member Parker  
- Council President James  
- Council Member Fox  
- Vanessa Burns, Public Works  
A motion was made by Committee Member Purvis, seconded by Chair Fowler,  
that this Ordinance be tabled.  
The motion to table carried by a voice vote.  
Adjournment  
Without objection, Chair Fowler adjourned the meeting at 4:13 p.m.