Open Commissioner Position

posted Feb 8, 2018, 6:35 PM by Westwood City Clerk   [ updated Apr 19, 2018, 8:09 PM ]

Image result for board meeting  Clip ArtThe Board has an open position for a mid-term appointment.  The appointee would complete the term of Finance Commissioner Mike Budniak which ends December 31, 2018.  This position is responsible for the annual budget - the framework of which is complete.  Mr. Budniak is available to advise his replacement.
Interested residents should contact Mayor Lambert or another Commissioner. 

Commissioners attend monthly board meetings.  The meetings are held at John Knox Presbyterian Church on the first Tuesday of the month starting at 7pm.  The meetings typically last about 60-80 minutes.  This is a paid position.

2018 Republic Services Calendar

posted Jan 15, 2018, 6:47 PM by Westwood City Clerk   [ updated Apr 9, 2018, 6:55 PM ]

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The City of Westwood recycles on the Odd Week - please refer to the 'gray week' on the calendar.

Would you like to receive crime reports?

posted Jul 18, 2017, 2:50 PM by Nancy Vinsel   [ updated Apr 19, 2018, 8:12 PM by Westwood City Clerk ]

Image result for crime report clipartWestwood residents who wish to receive monthly crime reports for Westwood and nearby neighborhoods can send an email to and provide your name and email address.  I will compile and forward crime reports on a monthly basis.  Alternatively, you can set up crime reports that come directly to your email at:

Solicitation in Westwood

posted Dec 31, 2015, 6:54 PM by Westwood City Clerk   [ updated Apr 19, 2018, 8:13 PM ]

Under Louisville Metro Ordinance No. 57-2009, Am. Ord. 210-2011, any person who conducts house-to-house selling or taking orders for goods or services, must have a Louisville Metro Peddler License. Any person, firm, or corporation desiring to secure a license as a peddler or vendor shall make written application, under oath, on a form provided by the Department of Codes and Regulations.

No license is required for any member(s) of a religious, charitable, health, welfare, educational, political or youth service organization selling goods or services to raise funds for their organization.

Vendors in Westwood must also obtain a Westwood Solicitation Permit. Once issued, a Westwood permit is good for one year.

The Permit Application is attached to this post and must be approved and signed by the Mayor. If a Vendor comes to your residence and does not have both permits, they cannot conduct business in the City.

Westwood's Reach Alert Emergency Notification System

posted Oct 25, 2014, 2:30 PM by Westwood City Clerk   [ updated Apr 19, 2018, 8:11 PM ]

The City uses Reach Alert to send emergency messages or pertinent information about Westwood business that residents need to know.  

The registry is FREE for all residents and can handle any amount of contact data from each household in the form of e-mail, telephone messages and/or cell phone text messages.  

The system will maintain your privacy and you will only receive messages from the City Commissioners in times of public need.  

You can register on-line with a simple 3-5 minute process by going to: and using the "Create an Account" box.


If you do not have a computer and wish to register, Simply Call the toll free number at Reach Alert.  They will register you in seconds.  If you do not use text messages, no problem, they will make sure you receive a voice call.  Note:  Caller ID will show the caller as Nancy Lambert.

If you have any questions, please feel free to call the customer service people at Reach Alert.  Their contact information is listed below:


Ken Weber, COO – Reach Alert;  (877) 307-9313;  (502) 235-9697 (cell)

Please contact your City Commissioner if you have any questions or need assistance!


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