Category: Kentucky

Gov. Beshear Invests $600,000 in Eastern Kentucky Recovery Centers

Projects will help prevent homelessness, aid Kentuckians suffering from substance use disorder EASTERN KENTUCKY (May 28, 2021) – Today, Gov….

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Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-Staff 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. (May 28, 2021) – Gov. Andy…

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Gov. Beshear: FEMA Approves Additional Assistance for 22 More Counties Affected by Historic Flooding

FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 28, 2021) – Gov. Andy Beshear announced Friday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved his…

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Gov. Beshear: $1.9 Million in Federal Funding for Infrastructure in Pike County

Grant funding for water and sewer will grow manufacturing opportunities in Eastern Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 27, 2021) – Today,…

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Startup Jackson Purchase Distillery to Create 30 Jobs in Fulton County

Expansion underway at never-opened Hickman distillery FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 27, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear announced startup bourbon producer…

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Canada-Based Kruger Packaging Plans to Create 150 Well-Paying Jobs With Operation in Elizabethtown

Company supports Kentucky agritech initiative with production of corrugated boxes for food and beverage sector FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 27, 2021)…

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Wieland North America to Create 75 Jobs with Copper Recycling Facility in Shelby County

Company opened new headquarters in Louisville earlier this year FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 27, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear announced…

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Firestone Industrial Products to Expand Whitley County Facility, Create 250 Jobs

FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 27, 2021) – Firestone Industrial Products Co. LLC leaders plan to create 250 full-time jobs in Williamsburg…

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Gov. Beshear Orders Flags Lowered to Half Staff in Remembrance of San Jose Victims

Crystal Staley or Sebastian Kitchen502-564-2611https://governor.ky.gov Office of the Governor700 Capitol AvenueFrankfortKY40601 FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 27, 2021) – In accordance…

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Lt. Gov. Coleman Announces $1 Million Grant for Mercer County Water Improvement Project

HARRODSBURG, Ky. (May 24, 2021) – Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman visited Harrodsburg today to announce a $1 million grant for…

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Gov. Beshear Recommends $1 Million in Awards for Pike County to Improve Infrastructure

Projects would upgrade water system, roads, prevent future flood damage PIKEVILLE, Ky. (May 24, 2021) – Gov. Andy Beshear announced…

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Gov. Beshear Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

Crystal Staley or Sebastian Kitchen502-564-2611https://governor.ky.gov Office of the Governor700 Capitol AvenueFrankfortKY40601 FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 21, 2021) – Gov. Andy…

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Gov. Beshear: More than $3.6 Million in Federal Funding to Support Kentucky Tourism and Arts

Funding will support recovery, growth of two economic engines for the commonwealth FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 20, 2021) – Today, Gov….

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Major Rating Agency: Kentucky Economy Enters ‘New Year with Gusto’

FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 19, 2021) – Citing widespread vaccinations and an early reopening, a second major rating agency has published…

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Gov. Beshear: State Tackling Findings of UofL Child Trafficking Study with $1 Million Federal Grant

Project PIVOT identifies opportunities for education, training, policy development FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 19, 2021) – Gov. Andy Beshear on Wednesday…

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