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July 07, 2022
Don’t be a Victim: Protecting yourself and your organization from cybercrime
If you’ve not thought about a cybersecurity program previously, you can learn more by visiting
July 07, 2022
Materials: Crisis in the financial markets and county planning
Materials for the KACo Leadership Class on financial markets and county planning.
June 30, 2022
More than $1.8 million in transportation funding to local governments for needed road repairs
All projects are designed to support local economic development.
June 30, 2022
Gov. Beshear’s gas tax freeze takes effect July 1
On June 2, Gov. Andy Beshear’s administration filed an emergency regulation to freeze the state gas tax and to prevent a 2-cent increase per gallon that would have taken effect July 1.
June 24, 2022
Testimony sheds light on counties’ expenses for housing pre-adjudicated inmates
Tuesday, staff members from the Department of Corrections testified before the Interim Joint Committee on Local Government to share the fiscal impact of HB 211 from the 2022 legislative session.
June 21, 2022
$203 million investment brings high-speed internet expansion to 35 counties
"High-speed, reliable internet service is not just the infrastructure of the future, it is the infrastructure of the present," Gov. Andy Beshear said during the announcement.
June 14, 2022
Protect workers from heat as temperatures rise
Learn to recognize the signs of heat stroke, related illnesses
June 09, 2022
Redevelopment program can help transform your county
Through the federal infrastructure bill, over the next five years, there will be $1.5 billion dollars available to assess, remediate and bring properties back to life.
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