2022-2045 Draft Kentucky Long Range Statewide Transportation Plan
on October 4th, 2022
 The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is seeking input from Kentuckians on its policy-based 2022-2045 Long-Range Statewide Transportation Plan (LRSTP) to support a multi-modal network well into the future. The public can review and comment on the draft plan via a survey at GetThereTogetherKY.org between Oct. 3 and Nov. 2.Input gathered will be used to help finalize the plan, which outlines t...  Read More
2022 CEDS Draft
on September 30th, 2022
A Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) is the result of a local planning process designed to guide the economic growth of an area. The primary objective of the CEDS process is to help create jobs, foster more stable and diversified economies, and improve overall living conditions. It provides a mechanism for coordinating the efforts of individuals, organizations, local governments, a...  Read More
2022 Pride of the Pennyrile
on September 23rd, 2022
The Pride of the Pennyrile was held on Thursday, September 22, 2022, at the beautiful Lake Barkley State Resort Park.  Pennyrile Area Development District in partnership with Economic Development professionals and volunteers from each county hosted this Industry Appreciation Event in recognition of the major employers of the Pennyrile Region for their contributions to our local economy and quality...  Read More
September 2022 PeADD Monthly Board of Directors Meeting
on September 13th, 2022
The Monthly PeADD Board of Directors Meeting took place at noon on Monday, September 12th and was held at the PeADD office in Hopkinsville and streamed on YouTube Live.  PeADD Board Secretary, Crissy Carter, chaired the meeting.In PeADD staff reports, Angela Herndon, Regional Transportation Planner, discussed the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) Report for which the PeADD office ...  Read More
Hazard Mitigation Grant Program Funding Available
on September 7th, 2022
Local Emergency Management, County and City Officials,Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funding as a result of DR-4663 Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides and Mudslides, July 26, 2022 through August 11, 2022, is now available.Below you will find the Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM) Notice of Funds Available (NOFA).  To be considered for funding, the Mitigation Actions Forms (MAF) must be ...  Read More
Medicare Savings Enrollment Event
on August 29th, 2022
Are you living on a fixed income and looking to save money on your Medicare costs?There are programs that may be able to help if you’re struggling to afford the costs of your Medicare and prescription medications. Apply on Thursday, September 8th 9PM—11AM @ The Christian County Senior Citizen CenterPlease call TODAY to schedule an appointment with Ali Jones @ 1-866-844-4396....  Read More
Pennyrile ADD One of Three Selected as Peggy Satterly Award Winner
on August 22nd, 2022
The award was presented at the 2022 Governor’s Local Issues Conference by Senior Advisor to Gov. Beshear, Rocky Adkins. The award represents excellence in service to Kentucky.LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Aug. 22, 2022) – At last week’s Governor’s Local Issues Conference, Senior Advisor to Governor Beshear, Rocky Adkins, presented the Peggy Satterly Spirit of Kentucky Award to the Pennyrile Area Development Di...  Read More
August 2022 PeADD Board of Directors Meeting Recap
on August 9th, 2022
The August PeADD Board of Directors Meeting took place Monday, August 8th and was held at the PeADD office in Hopkinsville and streamed on YouTube Live.  Trigg County Judge Executive and PeADD Board Chair, Hollis Alexander chaired the meeting.Sheila Clark, WKWB Director, gave a brief update on workforce activities and discussed upcoming job fairs happening in the area to include the Step Into A Jo...  Read More
July 2022 PADD Board of Directors Meeting Recap
on July 11th, 2022
The July PeADD Board of Directors Meeting took place Monday, July 11th and was held at the PeADD office in Hopkinsville and virtually via Zoom which was streamed live on YouTube.  Crittenden County Judge Executive and PeADD Board Chair, Perry Newcom chaired the beginning of the meeting.Judge Executive Steve Tribble, PeADD Nominating Committee Chair, administered the Oath of Office to officially in...  Read More
Muhlenberg County Fiscal Court Awarded Coal Communities Commitment Program Funding
on July 5th, 2022
Congratulations to Muhlenberg County Fiscal Court for their $169,600 investment award.  This EDA investment supports the Muhlenberg County Fiscal Court with developing a competitive and sustainable industrial park through a comprehensive master plan, feasibility study and marketing package to diversify the economy and ensure economic resiliency following significant impact from the coal economy an...  Read More
PeADD Monthly Board of Directors Meeting
on July 5th, 2022
The next meeting of the Pennyrile Area Development District Board of Directors is scheduled to occur on Monday, July 11, 2022, at 12:00 Noon (CT) and will be held in person with a virtual option to participate. A copy of the tentative agenda is enclosed. A buffet lunch will be available beginning at 11:00 a.m.In addition to staff reports, the Nominating Committee will instate newly appointed and r...  Read More
PeADD 53rd Annual Dinner Meeting
on June 15th, 2022
 Moving forward was the theme of the night at the Pennyrile Area Development District’s (PeADD) 53rd Annual Dinner Meeting held June 13, 2022, at The Bruce Convention Center in Hopkinsville, KY. The evening was sponsored by Planters Banks and under the chairmanship of Perry Newcom, PeADD Board Chair and Crittenden County Judge Executive. A crowd of local officials, legislators, business and civic ...  Read More