The Pennyrile Area Development District is a public planning and development organization collaborating with local leaders, agencies and staff striving to support regional strategies, solutions and partnerships that improve the overall quality of life for the citizens of the Pennyrile region.
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Nursing Home Visitation Now Allowed for All Residents at All Times
November 22nd, 2021
Just in time for the HolidaysThis is the moment we have all been waiting for! As of November 12, 2021 the Centers for Medicaid Services, CMS, announced Nursing Home visitation is now allowed for all residents at all times. All nursing home facilities should already be well on their way to implementing the new guidelines.Just in time for all the Holidays, now friends and family members are allowed ...
November 2021 Board of Directors Meeting
November 9th, 2021
The PeADD Board of Directors held their monthly meeting on Monday, November 8, 2021 in Hopkinsville KY. Federal and State reports were provided and Representative Melinda Prunty gave a quick overview of legislation to be addressed in the upcoming session of the KY General Assembly. Ms. Amy Frogue, Associate Director – CED, presented the 2021 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) Upd...
PADD Receives National Association of Development Organizations 2021 Impact Award
November 5th, 2021
WASHINGTON, DC – The Pennyrile Area Development District based in Hopkinsville, Kentucky has received a 2021 Aliceann Wohlbruck Impact Award from the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) for the Pennyrile ADD Home Delivered/Curbside COVID Meals Project.The COVID-19 pandemic brought many tragic circumstances to the forefront, but it also brought some unexpected relief to the nin...
2021 Forgotten Angels Project
November 1st, 2021
What an unforgettable year and a half we have all had! So, let’s get to some enjoyment and FUN!! The Forgotten Angels Project is back on track this year for our 15th year. We serve residents in “Personal Care Homes”. They are usually younger and sometimes suffer with mental illness rather than physical limitations. We focus on this group of residents because they seem to be most forgotten by ...
KY Long-Range Statewide Transportation Plan (LRSTP)
October 26th, 2021
The mission of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is to provide Kentuckians and travelers with a safe, efficient, environmentally sound and fiscally responsible transportation system. Our transportation network extends beyond bridges and highways and must meet the needs of the Commonwealth’s diverse and growing population. KYTC’s Long-Range Statewide Transportation Plan (LRSTP) is a plann...