2018 Elections

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Sample Ballot

City-Wide Street Paving Project

Coming in September


Weather permitting, a 10 day, City-wide roadway paving project will start on September 12, 2018.

Exact dates will be posted on Westwood neighbor Nextdoor, Reach Alert, and

information signage placed at the five (5) entrances to the city.

This will cause some disruption of our normal traffic patterns and will require the cooperation of every resident.

Milling of roadways will take approximately 5 days and proceed as follows:

Day 1: Glover Lane, Westridge Court, Ashley Court, and Bingham Drive.

Day2: Westridge Road, Tiverton Lane, and Henry Clay.

Day3: Cardiff Road, Ashcraft Lane, and Tangley Lane.

Day 4: Stonehurst, Trentham Lane, and Trentham Court.

Day 5: Clean Up Milling.

Paving of roadways will take approximately 5 days and proceed as follows:

Day 6: Glover Lane, Westridge Court, Ashley Court, and Bingham drive.

Day 7: Westridge Road, Tiverton Lane, and Henry Clay.

Day 8: Cardiff Road, Ashcraft Lane, and Tangley Lane.

Day 9: Stonehurst, Trentham lane, and Trentham Court.

Day 10: Clean Up Paving.

Should you want your driveway paved, contact the following companies for more information:

        • Commonwealth paving:................. 502-225-7399
        • ADC:................................................ 502-964-1415
        • Capital paving:............................... 502-222-9457

During this project, please observe the contractors safety personnel.

Your cooperation is appreciated!

Richard Watkins, Public Work Commissioner

Nancy Lambert, Mayor

2018 Ad Valorem Tax Bills Have Been Mailed

The Tax bills for 2018 have been mailed.

All bills requested by mortgage companies have been mailed to the requestor.

All bills that were not requested were mailed directly to the homeowner.

The discount rate payments are due by October 21, 2018.

Face Value payments are due no later than December 21, 2018 to avoid penalties and late fees.

Payments not received by February 1, 2019 will be subject to liens and attorney fees.

Join us for an Outdoor Summer Movie Night: Sept. 15!

Open Commissioner Position

The 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.

Westwood's Reach Alert Emergency Notification System

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!


Solicitation in Westwood

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.

2018 Republic Services Calendar

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

2018 Recycle Calendar.pdf