Kentucky Association of Counties

KACo Logo

The Kentucky Association of Counties

Services

County Champion

SPOTLIGHT

Advocacy News


All Advocacy News Articles
See all County News
September 29, 2022
72 counties eligible for $13.2 million from the Local Assistance and Tribal Consistency Fund
Treasury has launched the Local Assistance and Tribal Consistency Fund for all eligible recipients, including eligible Tribal governments and eligible revenue sharing counties.

September 26, 2022
Task force hears school perspective on revenue benefits from growing bourbon industry
School board association cautions against major changes to tax base

September 15, 2022
Funding for statewide electric vehicle charging network announced
Gov. Andy Beshear announced today that Kentucky has received federal approval to develop a nearly $70 million electric vehicle charging network.

September 02, 2022
Task force testimony highlights county collaboration with bourbon industry
KACo emphasizes the importance of successful partnership.

August 26, 2022
Lawmakers pass disaster relief package in special session
The bipartisan legislation passed both chambers today and was signed by the Governor this afternoon.

August 25, 2022
Legislators unveil eastern Kentucky flood relief bill
Wednesday, legislators introduced HB1 (Rep. John Blanton) and SB1 (Senate President Robert Stivers) that provide funding for flood relief in Eastern Kentucky.

August 23, 2022
Gov. Beshear calls special session to address Eastern Kentucky flood relief
The special session will begin this Wednesday, August 24 at noon.

August 12, 2022
New judicial commission on mental health launched
Officials have announced the creation of the Kentucky Judicial Commission on Mental Health.

Kentucky Association of Counties
400 Englewood Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601