Gov. Beshear: Broadband Providers Can Now Submit Proposals to Bring Better Internet to Unserved Kentuckians

 Up to $50 million in federal American Rescue Plan funds may be awarded by April 2022  FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 11,…

Gov. Beshear Celebrates Kentucky’s Recent Economic Momentum, Including Today’s Launch of Amazon Air Hub

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 11, 2021) – In congratulating Amazon today on beginning operations at its 2,000-job air cargo hub at…

Longship Cuts Ribbon on Lexington Expansion, Creating 155 Well-Paying Jobs

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 11, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear congratulated Lexington-based Quality Logistics LLC, doing business as Longship, on…

Gov. Beshear: To Save Lives, Keep Schools Open and Protect Surging Economy, Masks Required in All Kentucky Schools, Child Care Settings

Health care, public health, school and business leaders support Governor’s executive order FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 10, 2021) – Today, Gov.…

Mineral Mound Golf Course Dedicated in Memory of Cullan Brown

Golf course renamed “The Cullan at Mineral Mound” to honor Brown’s legacy EDDYVILLE, Ky. (Aug. 9, 2021) – Today, Gov.…

Gov. Beshear Encourages Kentuckians Impacted by Nicholas County Flooding to Seek Help at Multiagency Recovery Center

Center open Friday, Aug. 6, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 7, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 6, 2021)…

Brent Spence Bridge Emergency Repair Named a ‘Project of the Year’ by American Public Works Association

Exemplifies ‘amazing collaborative efforts to build and rebuild America’s infrastructure’ FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 6, 2021) – Gov. Andy Beshear today…

Eleven Hospital Systems in Kentucky to Require Vaccinations for Health Care Workforce

Yesterday, Gov. Beshear announced 2,583 COVID-19 cases, 10.08% test positivity rate FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 5, 2021) – On Thursday during…

BILSTEIN Breaks Ground on Nearly $18 Million Expansion of Bowling Green Operation

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 5, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear congratulated German-owned steel processor BILSTEIN GROUP, as company leaders broke…

Gov. Beshear Announces Multiagency Recovery Center to Support Nicholas County Residents Affected by Historic Flooding

Center open Friday, Aug. 6, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 7, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 4, 2021)…

WellCare of Kentucky to Nearly Double Staff in Hazard with 18 New Jobs

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 4, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear announced WellCare of Kentucky, a Medicaid and Medicare services provider,…

R.A. Jones to Create 20 Well-Paying Jobs with Upgrades at Kenton County Facility

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 4, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear announced R.A. Jones & Co., a designer and manufacturer of…

Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-Staff Thursday in Honor of Kentucky Sailor Killed at Pearl Harbor

Crystal Staley or Sebastian Kitchen502-564-2611https://governor.ky.gov Office of the Governor700 Capitol AvenueFrankfortKY40601 FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 4, 2021) – Gov. Andy…

Gov. Beshear Issues State of Emergency Due to Severe Storm Damage in Nicholas County

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 3, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear issued a state of emergency following a severe storm July…

Gov. Beshear Awards $11.8 Million Grant to Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government through Better Kentucky Plan Cleaner Water Program

Award will fund conversion of wastewater disinfection process from chlorine gas-use to safer, efficient UV light disinfection LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug.…

Gov. Beshear Announces More Than $600,000 Award to Upgrade Building in Metcalfe County Industrial Park

Funding will support Pennington Stave & Cooperage LLC, create 60 jobs EDMONTON, Ky. (Aug. 3, 2021) – On Tuesday, Gov.…

Gov. Beshear Announces Leadership Appointments

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 2, 2021) – On Monday, Gov. Andy Beshear announced several leadership appointments within his administration. “I have…

Gov. Beshear Announces New Testing and Vaccine Program in State-Run Health Care Facilities

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 2, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear discussed the latest on the COVID-19 delta variant in Kentucky…

Gov. Beshear, Firestone Industrial Products Break Ground on Whitley County Expansion

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (Aug. 2, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear joined executives from Firestone Industrial Products Co. LLC and local…

Gov. Beshear Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 30, 2021) – Gov. Andy Beshear has made the following appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions: Gov.…