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Codes & Ordinances



Codes and Ordinances 

The City of St. Matthews has ordinances that may be more restrictive than Louisville Metro. In keeping St. Matthews, a wonderful place to live, play, work, and visit, the council has passed ordinances to meet the city’s needs.

If you experience technical difficulties in accessing a codified ordinance online, please contact our city administration office at 502-895-9444, during regular business hours for assistance in obtaining a hard copy.

To obtain a printable copy of a codified ordinance click below:

2023 Ordinances

April 11 Establishing Social Media Usage Policy Click here
June 13 Adoption of Budget for Fiscal Year ending 6/30/24 Click here
July 11 Related to Reckless Driving and Speeding Contests Click here
August 8 Related to Park Usage After Dark Click here
September 26 Related to Thompson Avenue Street Closure Click here
September 26 Related to Ad Valorem Fiscal Year ending 6/30/2024 Click here

2024 Ordinances

February 27 Relating to the Structure of the St. Matthews Police Department Click here
May 14 Relating to City of St. Matthews Caucus Meetings Click here
July 9 Relating to Changes in the Land Development Code Click here










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