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Department for Local Government
1024 Capital Center Drive, Suite 340
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 573-2382
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(800) 346-5606
(800) 648-6056
(502) 573-2939


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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.


  • Invitation to CDBG Guidelines Training


    Invitation to CDBG Guidelines Training

    The 2016 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Guidelines Training will be held on Thursday, February 25th in Frankfort, Kentucky at the Kentucky Association of Counties Training Room, 400 Englewood Drive. This training will provide general information about the CDBG Program and the application process as well as specific directions on how to apply. Please find the tentative agenda...(MORE)

  • Open Records/Open Meetings Training


    Open Records/Open Meetings Training

    GRADD Office 300 GRADD Way Owensboro, KY WHAT YOU DON'T KNOW CAN HURT YOU: Understanding Open Meetings, Open Records, and Records Management ________________________ AGENDA Session 1: Open Records/Open Meetings 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon I. Open Records Act Purpose and Construction General Requirements Duties in Responding to Open Records Requests Copying Costs/Formatting S...(MORE)

  • To our County Judge/Executives and County Treasurers


    To our County Judge/Executives and County Treasurers

    The Department for Local Government announces that Commissioner Sandra K. Dunahoo will serve as both the State Local Finance Officer and State Local Debt Officer through the Office of Financial Management and Administration. Commissioner Dunahoo will approve all budgets, budget amendments, debt recommended orders and other pertinent financial records. DLG’s Counties Branch staff will continue to a...(MORE)

  • Governor Bevin Appoints Sandra Dunahoo
    Department for Local Government Commissioner


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    FRANKFORT, Ky. (December 15, 2015) - Governor Matt Bevin today announced the appointment of Sandra Dunahoo as Commissioner of the Department for Local Government. Dunahoo has more than 30 years of governmental service and private sector consulting experience. “I am excited to have Sandy joining our team in this critical role,” said Gov. Bevin. “Her depth of knowledge on funding streams and loca...(MORE)

  • Paducah to Receive Grant for Demolition Project


    Paducah to Receive Grant for Demolition Project

    PADUCAH, KY - The City of Paducah will be receiving a grant to help fund a downtown demolition project. The Department for Local Government notified Mayor Gayle Kaler that the City will receive Community Development Block Grant funds in the amount of $500,000 for the 432 Broadway Demolition Project. In July 2015, the City of Paducah purchased the condemned building at 432 Broadway for $1 from a...(MORE)