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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Visits In Nursing Homes Allowed Again
March 11th, 2021
Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released new guidance around visitation for nursing homes. It is effective immediately.The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), in collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), issued updated guidance today for nursing homes to safely expand visitation options during the COVID-19 pandemic public health...
March 2021 PADD Board of Directors Meeting
March 9th, 2021
Pennyrile Area Development District held their monthly Board of Directors meeting on Monday, March 8, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. (CT). Federal and State reports were provided. KY State Rep. Melinda Gibbons Prunty provided an update on KY General Assembly activities and the recent announcement of a new aviation program at Madisonville Community College. Ms. Jill Collins, Director, Pennyrile AAAIL, provid...
Madisonville Awarded Funding for Improvements to Cherry Park
March 8th, 2021
The Department of Local Government awarded funding for a Recreational Trails Project in the Pennyrile area this month. The City of Madisonville was awarded $20,000 for improvements to Cherry Park. Improvements include a paved walking trail around the perimeter of Cherry Park, a restroom facility and water fountain. RTP is a competitive, federal program which provides assistance for easement acq...
March 2021 Drive Thru and Home Delivered Meals Menu
March 5th, 2021
Below is a menu for the month of March for the "Drive Thru" and Home Delivered Meals.If you are 60 or over and need a meal contact the Pennyrile Aging and Disability Resource Center at 866-844-4396.......
March is Social Work Month
March 1st, 2021
Social Work Month in March is a time to celebrate the great profession of social work.The theme for Social Work Month 2021 is Social Workers Are Essential.Social workers are essential to community well-being. As practitioners, social workers are trained to help people address personal and systemic barriers to optimal living. They are employed to effect positive change with individuals, families, ...