Posts with the tag “department-for-local-government”

Madisonville Awarded Funding for Improvements to Cherry Park
by Melissa Thompson on 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...  Read More
Governor Beshear in Pennyrile Region to Announce Grant Awards
by Melissa Thompson on February 5th, 2020
On January 13, 2020, Governor Andy Beshear joined Department for Local Government (DLG) Commissioner Dennis Keene to announce recipients of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding in the Pennyrile region. The City of Dawson Springs was awarded $1 million in CDBG funds; these funds, along with State Revolving Fund (SRF) loan funds and Delta Regional Authority (DRA) funds will be used to re...  Read More
Trigg County Fiscal Court Awarded funds for the Janice Mason Art Museum
by Melissa Thompson on December 5th, 2019
The Trigg County Fiscal Court has been awarded $340,227 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds by Governor Matt Bevin and the Department for Local Government. The funds will be utilized to address ADA accessibility issues at the Janice Mason Art Museum located in Cadiz, Kentucky. Specifically, renovations will include the construction of a handicap accessible ramp with a new door and th...  Read More