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September 30, 2021
Stay alert and safe during deer season
October marks the beginning of the fall season, and with it comes an increase in auto collisions involving deer.
September 28, 2021
Berry, Hardin County thrilled with Ford announcement
Many stakeholders in Hardin County and Kentucky worked together to make $5.8 billion initiative happen
September 28, 2021
Projections show a positive future for the state budget and road fund
Estimates for fiscal year 2022 general fund show an increase over fiscal year 2021, including total road fund dollars.
September 23, 2021
New projections could mean good news – and savings – for CERS-participating employers
The CERS Non-hazardous rate is expected to decline from the current rate of 26.95 percent to 26.93 percent in fiscal year 2023.
September 23, 2021
Proposed federal legislation would boost transportation funding in Kentucky
The $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), was approved by the Senate 69-30 last month and is awaiting action in the House of Representatives.
September 13, 2021
County employee educational opportunities available through EKU
From left: KACo Executive Director Jim Henderson, Eastern Kentucky University President David McFaddin and KACo President Reagan Taylor Monday, Sept. 13, 2021. KACo, KLC and EKU are partnering for tuition discounts for eligible employees.
September 10, 2021
Special Session focused on state and local pandemic response concludes
Lawmakers adjourned sine die right before the clock struck midnight Thursday, ending a short yet action-packed special session.
September 07, 2021
First day of special legislative session sees flurry of activity
State of emergency extension, mask mandates, open meetings and more addressed; Governor expected to sign first piece of legislation tonight
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