Welcome to the Department for Local Government
The Department for Local Government (DLG), under the Office of the Governor, provides financial help in the way of grant and loan assistance, as well as advising local governments in matters of budget, personnel and other issues relevant to those entities.
SOAR Executive Board Unanimously Select KARD Applicants to Receive $1.5 Million
PIKEVILLE, KY. (April 28, 2016) – By unanimous written consent, the SOAR Executive Board approved to recommend applicants to the Kentucky Department of Local Government for funding from the Kentucky Appalachian Regional Development (KARD) Fund. Pending final approval by the Department of Local Government, the selected recipients will begin to receive disbursements within the next few months. “W...(MORE)
KENTUCKY CDBG ENVIRONMENTAL TRAINING
WHEN Tuesday and Wednesday, May 24 and 25, 2016 WHERE Kentucky Association of Counties Training Room 400 Englewood Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601 This training will provide detailed practical information about meeting CDBG environmental regulations. ICF International, Inc. will lead the workshop. Les Warner who has been a presenter for several CDBG certification trainings will be one of the...(MORE)
April is Fair Housing Month!
Congress passed the Fair Housing Act in April 1968, immediately following the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Amended in 1988, the Act guarantees equal housing opportunities for all people and makes it illegal to discriminate based on race, color, national origin, gender, religion, family status or disability. In observance of Fair Housing Month, consider holding an educational eve...(MORE)
Open Meetings/Open Records & Records Management Training
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (EDT). Lincoln Trail Area Development District 613 College Street Road Elizabethtown, KY 42701 Registration and payment must be received by Monday, April 11, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. (EDT). Seating is limited and registration reservations will be handled on a first come, first served basis. Training Overview: Open Meetings/Open Records – The...(MORE)
2016 Understanding Open Meetings, Open Records, & Records Management Training
Understanding Open Meetings, Open Records, & Records Management: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You Wednesday, March 16, 2016 — 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time Casey County Ag. Expo Center 678 South Wallace Wilkinson Blvd. Liberty, KY 42539 Registration Deadline: March 11, 2016 Training Overview: Open Records Act Purpose and Construction, General Requirements, Duties in Respondi...(MORE)