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City of Bradfordsville Receives $354,576 CDBG Grant for Wastewater Improvement Project 11/01/2019
City of Caneyville Receives $507,000 CDBG Grant for Water System Improvement Project 11/01/2019
Edmonson County Fiscal Court Receives $500,000 CDBG Grant for Fire Station Construction Project 11/01/2019
City of Leitchfield Selected to Receive $149,150 Grant Award for Trail Improvements and Expansion 11/01/2019
City of Tompkinsville Receives $1 Million CDBG Grant for Wastewater Improvement Project 11/01/2019
City of Falmouth Receives $1 Million CDBG Grant for Wastewater Improvement Project 10/31/2019
Fleming County Fiscal Court Receives $500,000 CDBG Grant for Senior Center Rehabilitation 10/31/2019
Lewis County Fiscal Court Receives $495,000 CDBG Grant for Fire Station Renovation 10/31/2019
Harlan County Receives $500,000 CDBG Grant for Fire Station Construction Project 10/30/2019
City of Hazard and Perry County Fiscal Court Receive $2 Million CDBG Grant for SYKES Facility Rehabilitation Project 10/30/2019
City of Earlington Selected to Receive $122,400 Grant Award for Motorized Trail Improvements 10/29/2019
City of Lewisport Receives $500,000 CDBG Grant for Library Construction Project 10/29/2019
City of Livermore Receives $500,000 CDBG Grant for Fire Station Renovation Project 10/29/2019
City of Madisonville Selected to Receive $100,000 Grant Award for Mahr Park Improvement Project 10/29/2019
City of Mortons Gap Receives $835,000 Community Development Block Grant Funding Award 10/29/2019
City of White Plains Selected to Receive $86,775 Grant Award for Construction of New Spray Park 10/29/2019
City of Whitesville Receives $541,250 CDBG Grant for Infrastructure Rehabilitation Project 10/28/2019
City of Whitesville Selected to Receive $28,776 Grant Award for Community Park Improvement Project 10/28/2019
Daviess County Fiscal Court Selected to Receive $75,000 Grant Award for Horse Fork Creek Park Improvement Project 10/28/2019
City of Lebanon Junction Receives $157,500 CDBG Grant to Upgrade Preston Highway Water System 10/24/2019
City of Lawrenceburg Selected to Receive $240,000 Grant Award for Rails-to-Trails Project 10/24/2019
Kentucky Infrastructure Authority 2021 SRF Call For Projects 10/21/2019
City of West Liberty Receives $1.2 Million Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Grant for New Water Tank and Water Line Replacement 10/21/2019
RELEASE: Morgan County Water District Receives $800,000 Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Grant for Infrastructure Rehabilitation Project 10/21/2019
Gov. Bevin Announces $500,000 CDBG Grant to Upgrade Montgomery County’s Post Clinic 10/19/2019
City of Stanton in Powell County Receives $1,312,500 Grant from Appalachian Regional Commission to Complete Wastewater Plant Repair Project 10/18/2019
City of Jenkins in Letcher County Receives $1,000,000 Grant from Appalachian Regional Commission to Complete Waterline Replacement Project 10/14/2019
Center for Rural Development Receives Over $103,000 in Grants from Appalachian Regional Commission for the Community Strategies Program Project 09/17/2019
Maysville Mason County Industrial Development Authority Receives $508,000 in Community Development Block Grants 08/30/2019
City of Mortons Gap Receives $835,000 Community Development Block Grant Funding Award 08/30/2019
City of Vanceburg Receives $1,000,000 Community Development Block Grant Funding Award 08/30/2019
Bell County Receives $100,000 Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EEC) Grant Award 08/30/2019
Butler County Receives Over $68,000 Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EEC) Grant Award 08/30/2019
Menifee County Receives $250,000 Recreational Trails Grant Award 08/30/2019
Johnson County Receives $100,000 Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EEC) Grant Award 08/30/2019
Woodford County Receives Over $84,000 Energy Efficiency and Conservation (EEC) Grant Award 08/30/2019
Pike County Receives $656,980 from State Flood Control Matching Grant Program 08/30/2019
Pulaski County Receives $425,000 from State Flood Control Matching Grant Program 08/30/2019
Franklin-Simpson Industrial Authority Receives $1,000,000 in Community Development Block Grants 08/30/2019
Join Us for the 44th Annual Governor's Local Issues Conference 08/22/2019
City of Middlesboro Receives $1,000,000 Grant from Appalachian Regional Commission 07/17/2019
Graves County Receives $1M Community Development Block Grant 05/13/2019
Leadership Kentucky Foundation, Inc. Receives $500,000 from Appalachian Regional Commission 05/10/2019
Southern Water and Sewer District Receives $726,648 from Appalachian Regional Commission 05/10/2019
Madison County, City of Richmond Receive $480,000 Community Development Block Grant 04/25/2019
McCreary County Receives $1M Community Development Block Grant 04/18/2019
Department for Local Government Announces New Chief of Staff 04/16/2019
We've Moved! 04/16/2019
WestCare Kentucky, Inc. Receives $1.1M from Appalachian Regional Commission 04/05/2019
Breathitt County Receives $750,000 from Appalachian Regional Commission 04/04/2019
Mount Vernon Receives Funding from Appalachian Regional Commission, State Flood Control Matching Grant Program 03/22/2019
Department for Local Government Accepting Applications for 2019 Community Development Block Grant Projects 03/01/2019
DLG Announces $6M in Community Development Block Grants 02/25/2019
Gov. Bevin, DLG Announce $12.6M Appalachian Regional Commission Investment to Diversify and Strengthen Economy in Kentucky’s Coal-Impacted Communities 02/22/2019
DLG Hosts Kentucky's First Occupational Licensing Workshop 02/20/2019
Gov. Bevin Announces Recovery of $1.3 Million in Coal Severance Funds 02/07/2019
Apply Now - Deadline 3/15 for ARC/ORNL 2019 Summer STEM Program 01/23/2019
New Center for Adults with Disabilities Shows How CDBG Projects Can ‘Build Up People’ 01/17/2019
City of La Center Receives $1,000,000 Community Development Block Grant 01/16/2019
Applications Now Available for Land and Water Conservation Fund, Recreational Trails Program 2019 Funding Cycle 01/15/2019
Register NOW for a DLG County Budget Workshop Near You 01/08/2019
Daviess County Receives $272,909 from State Flood Control Matching Grant Program 12/14/2018
Knox County Receives $10,500 from Area Development Fund 12/11/2018
Department for Local Government Names New Field Representative 12/06/2018
DLG, Gov. Bevin Welcome Newly Elected Officials 11/27/2018
Lincoln County Sanitation District Nationally Recognized by PISCES Program 11/21/2018
Menifee County Fiscal Court Selected to Receive $78,328 from Recreational Trails Program 11/01/2018
Department for Local Government Announces $56K in Awards from Area Development Fund 10/26/2018
Floyd County Fiscal Court Selected for $80,000 Grant from Recreational Trails Program 10/23/2018
Simpson County Receives $1M Community Development Block Grant 10/19/2018
From Trailblazers to Tourism: Mayor Cartmell Sees Opportunity for Kentucky 10/17/2018
Department for Local Government Announces $2.9M Appalachian Regional Commission Investment to Diversify and Strengthen Economy in Kentucky’s Coal-Impacted Communities 10/12/2018
City of Paducah Receives $100,000 from Recreational Trails Program 10/09/2018
City of Hindman Receives $2M in ARC Distressed Counties Funds 09/27/2018
DLG Works With Local Officials to Bring Clean Water to Cadiz 09/26/2018
For Kentucky students, teachers, Oak Ridge summer program a ‘tremendous opportunity’ 09/12/2018
‘Mayor of a Lifetime’ Celebrates Six Decades In Office 09/07/2018
Perry County Fiscal Court Receives $1.2M in ARC Distressed Counties Funds 08/28/2018
More than 800 Attend 43rd Annual Governor’s Local Issues Conference 08/23/2018
Southern Kentucky Film Commission Receives 2018 Spirit of Kentucky Award 08/15/2018
DLG Directs $1M Community Development Block Grant Toward Graves Co. 07/25/2018
Pikeville Medical Center Receives $500,000 in ARC Distressed Counties Funds 07/23/2018
City of Paducah Receives $200,000 Community Development Block Grant 07/16/2018
Recreational Trails Advisory Board To Meet July 31 07/11/2018
City of Beattyville Receives $259,700 in ARC Distressed Counties Funds 07/10/2018
Bourbon County Receives $1M CDBG for Industrial Hemp Equipment 06/19/2018
DLG Seeks Nominations for Spirit of Kentucky Award 06/06/2018
3 Things Local Officials Should Know About Kentucky’s New Medicaid Requirements 06/06/2018
City of Flemingsburg Receives $284,774 from ARC 06/04/2018
Department for Local Government Announces New Chief of Staff 06/01/2018
Kentucky Students, Teachers Selected to Participate in Summer Programs at Oak Ridge National Laboratory 05/31/2018
At East Bernstadt Cooperage, the ‘Bourbon Boom’ is Driving Expansion 05/24/2018
Marion County Receives $6,857 from Area Development Fund 05/24/2018
DLG Spotlight on Job Creation: Why Corbin, Ky. Will Soon Become the Popsicle Stick Capital of the U.S. 05/10/2018
City of Winchester, Habitat for Humanity and Department for Local Government Join Forces to Restore 'Vibrancy' to Blighted Block 04/23/2018
ConnectGRADD Receives $16,559 from Area Development Fund 04/17/2018
KIA Fund C Surplus/Equipment Loan 04/04/2018
Local Governments Can Take Advantage of State Fleet Auction Before General Public 04/03/2018
For Clay Co. Student, JAG Program More Than Just ‘Dropout Prevention’ 03/29/2018
KDLA Local Records Program Grants 03/14/2018
Community Development Block Grant Program Applications Open for 2018 03/13/2018
Kentucky Flood Disaster Preparedness Guide 02/16/2018
Opportunity Zone RFI Submission 02/14/2018
2018 County Budget Workshops 02/08/2018
Recreational Trails Program 2018 Applications 01/25/2018
ARC Summer STEM Programs 01/24/2018
Governor Bevin Appoints B.J. Slone as Magistrate for the Fourth District of Martin County 01/04/2018
Governor Bevin Appoints Kevin Williams as Estill County Judge-Executive 12/27/2017
Governor Bevin Appoints Jamie Spears as Simpson County Judge-Executive 12/27/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Charles Compton as Magistrate for the Second District of Pike County 11/22/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Earnest 'Earnie' Duty II as Commissioner for the Third District of Greenup County 11/22/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Brenda Huffman as Magistrate for the Third District of Grayson County 11/22/2017
St. Claire Regional Medical Center Receives $500,000 from ARC 11/18/2017
Kentucky Housing Corporation Receives $500,000 from ARC 11/17/2017
The Department for Local Government Names New General Counsel 11/07/2017
City of Morehead Receives $200,000 Community Development Block Grant 11/03/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Zachary Bloodworth as Magistrate for the Third District of Crittenden County 10/19/2017
Rowan County selected for Land Water Conservation Fund of $75,000 09/27/2017
Whitley County Receives $120,000 from Appalachian Regional Commission 09/22/2017
Christian County Receives $200,000 Community Development Block Grant 09/18/2017
CDBG Administrator Re-Certification Training 09/12/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Marty Snowden as Magistrate for the First District of Estill County 09/06/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Michael Kevin Henderson as Grayson County Judge/Executive 08/30/2017
Gov. Bevin and Braidy Industries’ Bouchard talk leadership, development at Local Issues Luncheon 08/25/2017
Governor Bevin Appoints Todd Cooper as Ballard County Judge-Executive 07/18/2017
Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) Advisory Board Meeting 07/07/2017
KIA Approves Three Loans at June Meeting 06/14/2017
Clarkson Receives $400k Grant for Sewer Project 05/27/2017
Commissioner Dunahoo Announces 3 Recipients of Energy Efficiency and Conservation Grants 05/25/2017
Commissioner Dunahoo Testifies Before U.S. House Appropriations Concerning Funding to ARC 05/08/2017
Recreational Trails Program Announces Next Advisory Board Meeting 04/26/2017
ARC Approves $300,000 Grant for Clay City Water Tank 04/12/2017
Marcum and Wallace Memorial Hospital Receives $250,902 in ARC Grant Funding to Purchase 3D Mammography Equipment 04/12/2017
City Receives Flex-E-Grant for Tourism 04/06/2017
TG Automotive Sealing to Invest $7.5 Million in Upgrades, Employee Training for Hopkinsville Facility 03/31/2017
Candy Giant Perfetti van Melle to Add Production, 70 Jobs in Northern Kentucky 03/30/2017
Gov. Bevin Issues Statement on the American Energy Independence Executive Order 03/29/2017
City of Mt Olivet Receives $400,000 from Appalachian Regional Commission 03/29/2017
City of Manchester Receives $179,884 from Appalachian Regional Commission 03/29/2017
Gov. Bevin Ceremonially Signs Legislation Supporting Children in Foster Care 03/29/2017
City of Booneville Receives $600,000 from Appalachian Regional Commission 03/27/2017
Gov. Bevin Joins in Filing Pro-Life Amicus Brief in Federal Appellate Case 03/20/2017
Kentucky Infrastructure Authority Approves Six Loans 03/20/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Robert G. Johnson to Kentucky Court of Appeals – Fifth Appellate District, Division 1 03/10/2017
$200,000 Appalachian Regional Commission Grant to Assist 54 Kentucky Counties 03/10/2017
City of Olive Hill Receives $243,000 Grant from Appalachian Regional Commission 03/09/2017
Gov. Bevin Declares State of Emergency in Response to This Week’s Severe Storms 03/06/2017
Gov. Bevin Unveils New Program to Get Prison Inmates and Juvenile Justice Youth Back to Work 03/02/2017
Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions 03/02/2017
Kenton County Receives $220,000 Community Development Block Grant 03/01/2017
Gov. Bevin Invites Students to Join Him Online for 'Read Across America Day' Tomorrow 03/01/2017
Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions 02/27/2017
Henderson County Receives $970,000 Community Development Block Grant 02/27/2017
Invitation to CDBG Guidelines Training 02/27/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Thomas P. Dupree, Jr. as Fayette County Judge/Executive 02/20/2017
Gov. Bevin Selects 20 LWCF Projects to Receive $758,000 02/16/2017
Governor Bevin Selects 21 Recreational Trails Projects to Receive $1.3M 02/16/2017
Kentucky Infrastructure Authority Names New Executive Director 02/16/2017
High Performance Public Facilities Workshops 02/13/2017
Kentucky Infrastructure Authority Approves Eleven Loans at February Meeting 02/13/2017
Gov. Matt Bevin Announces $5.7 Million in Community Development Block Grants 02/13/2017
2017 Applications For RTP and LWCF Are Available 02/06/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Bill Rudd as Magistrate for the Second District of Hopkins County 02/06/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Allan Robinson as Magistrate for the Sixth District of Clay County 02/06/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Lisa Adams as Magistrate for the First District of Carlisle County 02/06/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Bernard Palmer as Magistrate for the Fourth District of Scott County 01/23/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Christopher Haunz as Magistrate for the Fifth District of Oldham County 01/23/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Richard Glenn Brown as Property Valuation Administrator for Letcher County 01/23/2017
City of Franklin Receives $997,000 Community Development Block Grant 01/19/2017
Gov. Bevin Appoints Theresa Ann Rinehart as Magistrate for the Third District of Fleming County 01/18/2017
Save the Date: Kentucky High Performance Public Facilities Workshops 01/04/2017
Kentucky Infrastructure Authority Approves Eight Loans at December Meeting 12/07/2016
Applications Now Being Accepted For Energy Efficiency And Conservation Grants 12/07/2016
2017 County Budget Workshop Schedule 12/02/2016
Juniper Health Receives $500,000 Community Development Block Grant 11/07/2016
Pike County Receives $636,000 Community Development Block Grant 11/07/2016
Fleming - Neon Receives $1,000,000 Community Development Block Grant 11/07/2016
Gov. Matt Bevin and Congressman Hal Rogers Announce $12.5 Million Grant for Development of Appalachian Wildlife Center in Bell County 11/02/2016
Gov. Matt Bevin Presents Merryman House in Paducah with $500,000 Community Development Block Grant 10/26/2016
Liberty Place Recovery Center for Women Receives $220,000 Community Development Block Grant 10/24/2016
The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) Advisory Board Meeting 09/22/2016
Recreational Trails Program (RTP) Advisory Board meeting 09/06/2016
Gov. Matt Bevin Presents 2016 Spirit of Kentucky Award to Todd County Career Path Institute 08/30/2016
41st Annual Governor’s Local Issues Conference Held at Louisville’s Galt House 08/30/2016
CDBG Administrator Certification Training 08/09/2016
Gov. Bevin Awards $250,000 CDBG Grant to Kenton County’s Transitions Grateful Life Center 07/27/2016
City of Irvine Receives $500,000 Appalachian Regional Commission Grant 07/27/2016
Energy Service's Coalition Market Transformation Conference: Scholarships available 07/08/2016
Open Meetings & Records Management Training Big Sandy ADD 06/03/2016
Open Meetings & Records Management Training Cumberland Valley ADD 05/10/2016
Open Meetings & Records Management Training Kentucky River ADD 05/10/2016
CDBG Administrators Certification Program 05/09/2016
SOAR Executive Board Unanimously Select KARD Applicants to Receive $1.5 Million 05/02/2016
Open Meetings/Open Records & Records Management Training 03/31/2016
2016 Understanding Open Meetings, Open Records, & Records Management Training 03/01/2016
Open Records/Open Meetings Training 02/01/2016
To our County Judge/Executives and County Treasurers 01/13/2016
Governor Bevin Appoints Sandra Dunahoo Department for Local Government Commissioner 12/15/2015
Paducah to Receive Grant for Demolition Project 12/09/2015
RTP and LWCF Now Accepting Applications 12/01/2015
CDBG Administrator Re-Certification Training 10/12/2015
Kentucky Heritage Council Strong Towns Conference Sept. 24-25 09/08/2015
Morganfield signs off on grant to help finance sewer project 07/27/2015
Save the date! ARC's Oct. 14-15 conference 'Appalachian Apps: Transforming the Region's Economy' 07/20/2015
LWCF and RTP Advisory Board Meeting Notices 07/13/2015
TWENTY-FIVE COMPLETE CDBG CERTIFICATION TRAINING 07/01/2015
The Delta Regional Authority Invites You to a Regional Development Plan III Listening Session 06/08/2015
Business receives state, local support for expansion 05/04/2015
MUPB to get state grant for flood expenses 01/27/2015
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Survey 10/21/2014
Department for Local Government & Ky Energy Services Coalition Receive Energy Leadership Award 10/17/2014
Newly Elected Officials Training 09/22/2014
‘Rails-to-Trails’ contract signed 08/11/2014
Office of Federal Grants Staff Conduct CDBG Grant Agreement Conferences 06/18/2014